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Exhibitions in museums of fortress of Lappeenranta

South Karelian Museum

Permanent exhibition:
Three Karelian towns: Lappeenranta, Viipuri and Käkisalmi.

Temporary exhibitions:

  • 22.10.2016 –2.4.2017 Colour is the Light – Colour Photographs from Saimaa to the East
  • 22.4. – 5.11.2017 Colours of war – colour photographs of the Winter War and Continuation War
  • 25.11.2017 – 8.4.2018 Suur-Merijoki manor house – an Art Nouveau gem

Open:
Winter: 2 Jan–4 Jun and 30 Aug–30 Dec Tu-Su 11 am–5 pm,
Summer: 5 Jun–20 Aug, Mon–Fri 10 am–6 pm Sat-Sun 11am-5pm

Learn the history and present of South-Karelian Museum

Lappeenranta Art Museum

Exhibitions:

  • 18.3. – 21.5.2017 Päiviö Pyöttiälä – a self-taught surrealist
  • 18.3. – 21.5.2017 We shall overcome – the art museum’s collections from the 1960s and 1970s
  • 25.4. – 21.5.2017 Mikko Vento. As the world breaks down – photography exhibition
  • 3.6. – 10.9.2017 Faces of Karelia
  • 23.9.2017 – 7.1.2018 Juho Karjalainen
  • 23.9.2017 – 7.1.2018 The long horizon – Tarja Heilimo and collections
  • 8.8.–10.9.2017 Eero Järnefelt’s Under the Yoke (Burning the Brushwood) – Classics on Tour 2017

Open:
Winter: 3 Jan–4 Jun and 22 Aug–30 Dec Tue–Sun 11 am–5 pm.
Summer: 5 Jun–20 Aug Mon–Fri 10 am–6 pm Sat-Sun 11am-5pm.

Find out more about Lappeenranta Art Museum

Cavalry Museum

Open:
 5 Jun–20 Aug Mon–Fri 10 am–6 pm Sat-Sun 11am–5pm

Other times by prior arrangement.

Get to know the history of Cavalry Museum

Exhibition:

  • HOPLAA! – Finnhorses Katriina Viljamaa-Rissanen, coloured pencil and pastel

Admission fees 2016
Combination ticket for the Fortress Museums (South Karelia Museum,
Lappeenranta Art Museum and, during the summer, Cavalry Museum)
Adults €8, Pensioners, students, the unemployed €7
You can also buy a ticket only for the Cavalry Museum: Adults €4,
Pensioners, students, the unemployed €3, Free admission to those under the age of 18

 

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