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Free entrance to museums for fathers in Father`s day and other surprises

In Kuopio Art Museum you can see some current modern art in Ars Libera – Dialog exhibition. Friends of nostalgia should visit museum on Saturday 12.11. at 2 pm, when artist Ilkka Kivelä performs his cinefilm Layers of Atmosphere. On the Father`s Day on Sunday 13.11. you can get to know all exhibition`s items starting from 2 pm. In addition, in the Art Museum`s GalleriA opens on Friday 11.11. a new free exhibition by Sanna Haimila The Heroine.

Old Kuopio Museum`s idyllic homes, shoemaker`s workshop and an old farmacy take museum`s guests to the everyday life in the past. In the yard you can find the juwel blacksmith Matti Mattsson, who gives in his workshop a new life to recycled items.

Kuopio Museum and Kuopio Art Museum are open on weekend between 10 and 17.00 and Old Kuopio Museum between 10 and 15.00. All museums have their versatile shops. In Kuopio Museum you can also visit the Cafe Kantti, where is the cake buffet at the Father`s Day! Settings are at 10 am, 12 am and 2 pm, only by appointments in advance here: https://kanttikuopio.fi/kahvila-kantti/. Cafe closes after the last setting.

Visual artist Ilkka Kivelä at the Dialog exhibition. Photo: Sonja Vehviläinen, Kuopio Art Museum