Study and Learn

These pages provide information about Helinä Rautavaara, founder of the Museum, about the collection, the virtual museum, the museum’s projects, publications and its programme for schools.

Helinä Rautavaara

Courageous World Traveller


Our Museum collections from four continents include objects of art, ritual and everyday use.

Virtual Museum

Our Virtual Museum is open 24/7.



Find out about the national and international projects we are involved in.


Sharing knowledge is an important part of a museum’s job.

For Schools/Educators

The Helinä Rautavaara Museum is an inspiring environment for learning.