The Helinä Rautavaara Museum offers activities for people of all ages. You can take part in events, guided tours and workshops or enjoy conversations and musical performances. The Museum Events are free of charge and do not require advance booking, unless otherwise stated in the programme.

Saturdays at 3 p.m.

15-Minute Guided Tour

Welcome to a 15-Minute Guided Tour on Saturdays.

Monthly, on the second Monday of the month at 11 a.m.

Seniors Get-Together at the Museum

Seniors meet up for free once a month on Monday mornings at 11 a.m., on the second Monday of each month. Welcome!

Past events


Kite Workshop

Saturday 27 August from noon till 3 p.m. In this workshop run by young people from Afghanistan, we make our own kites from reclaimed materials. Languages: Finnish and Dari.


Exhibition Presentation: Seeing the World with Rauli Virtanen

Finland’s most experienced foreign reporter Rauli Virtanen gives a guided tour of the exhibition and speaks about his travels in Nepal, Myanmar, Afghanistan, Kenya and Ethiopia.