Päijät-Häme Provincial Museum

Lahti Historical Museum acts as the Päijät Häme Provincial Museum, and Lahti Art Museum is the regional art museum in the Päijät-Häme district.

The Päijät-Häme Provincial Museum's area of operation includes 10 municipalities; all municipalities in the Päijät-Häme region
(Asikkala, Hartola, Heinola, Hollola, Kärkölä, Lahti, Orimattila, Padasjoki and Sysmä)
and in addition Mäntsälä in Uusimaa region.

Provincial matters are the responsibility of a provincial museum researcher, who coordinates museum activities in the area and provides advice for museums that are not professionally run. Provincial museum researcher also advises private people and organisations on how to look after their own collections. The two researchers of the unit of cultural environment and an archeologist provide expert services for the protection of cultural environment and archeological heritage in the provincial museum's area.

The museums of the Päijät-Häme Region are presented on the website
The Museum Journey in the Päijät-Häme Region


E-mail: firstname.lastname(at)lahti.fi

Provincial museum researcher
Tel. +358 50 3985 492 

Unit of research and cultural environment
Tel. +358 3 814 4541
Fax: +358 3 814 4545

Unit of research and cultural environment
Tel. +358 3 814 4506, +358 50 5184 590
Fax: +358 3 814 4545

Head of Research
- Archaeology
Tel.+358 50 5594 158


High-Flying Finns– photographic exhibition

The Ski Museum’s photographic exhibition is just opened. It illuminates the history of ski jumping and offers you the opportunity to experience the excitement of competitions from the climb up the hill to standing on the podium.

Lahti signs a rental agreement for LAD

The new owner of Malski is the real estate company Kielo, with whom the City of Lahti has signed a 20-year rental agreement. The change of ownership and signing of the rental agreement enable the implementation of Malski’s development plans.

Sense of Skiing at Ski Museum

You can find interesting ski history at Lahti Ski Museum

Lahti International Poster Triennial 2017

The new poster exhibition is now open.

Radio and TV Museum will open on 28 February 2017

Nice things to do on your visit during the Lahti 2017 Ski World Championships.