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Museum-Gallery Alariesto

Jmerentie 3 99600

Museum-Gallery Alariesto is located in the heart of Sodankyl, close to Old Church and Reindeer statue.

 

Museum-Gallery Alariesto is located in the heart of Sodankyl, close to Old Church and Reindeer statue. Gallery opened in July 1986 and the permanent exhibition shows artist Andreas Alariestos (1900-1989) art. The exhibition has over 100 paintings and artefacts of Alariestos life.
The paintings show visualized stories of Alariestos childhood. Some of the stories are true and some are fiction- like all good stories are. Alariestos colorful, everyday life showing work has the feeling of authenticity and originality.

The gallery is run by Riikka and Andreas Lapinkuvat- foundation and Sodankyl Municipality. The mission of the foundation is to take care of the art collection and cherish the cultural heritage of Lapland and especially of old Sompio.

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Museum-Gallery Alariesto
Jmerentie 3 99600

040 7469776

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Admission with Museum Card
Admission with Museum Card

5/3

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Opening hours

Mon Closed
Tue Closed
Wed Closed
Thu Closed
Fri Closed
Sat Closed
Sun Closed

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