Museums in Kuopio
The city museums have a variety of exhibitions. The museum visitor can enjoy art, learn about the history of the province or explore the region's nature at four different museums. There are several temporary exhibitions during the year on topical themes.
Public services are for the customer
The staff of the museums handle guided tours and customer service. For kindergarten, school and student groups, as well as learners of Finnish, there are targeted, pedagogical materials that can be booked and borrowed from customer service. Guided tours, workshops, nature trips and other public events open up new perspectives for learning in the museums. National and local annual events go hand in hand with the museums' own events.
You can ask the nature information service for help with identifying plants, fungi and animals. The Art Museum holds a diverse collection of visual art, in particular from the Northern Savo region, and has experts on its staff. In the photographic archive of the Cultural History Museum, you can find pictures of old Kuopio, and the museum's experts help to preserve our cultural heritage.