Admission with Museum Card

The Provincial Museum of Lapland

Pohjoisranta 4,
96200 Rovaniemi

Discover the history of Lapland from ancient times to modern days at the Rovaniemi Arktikum house.


KINDLY NOTE: The science centre exhibition at Arktikum is being renewed from April 1st to December 5th, 2024. The Regional Museum of Lapland exhibition in Arktikum is open as usual.

The Regional Museum of Lapland is located in the Arktikum building in Rovaniemi. The exhibits at the Lapland Regional Museum highlight the history of Lapland, its people, northern nature, and wildlife.

The Regional Museum of Lapland is a regional responsibility museum that serves as an expert on Lapland's culture, history, architectural heritage, and nature. One of the main tasks of the Lapland Regional Museum is to collect, preserve, and research the cultural-historical and natural scientific material of Lapland. The museum's exhibitions are also an important part of the operations of both the museum and the Arktikum building. The permanent exhibition "Northern Ways" tells the story of life in Rovaniemi, Perpohjola, and Upper Lapland from prehistory to the present day. Additionally, the museum produces special exhibitions on northern topics.

The museum is located in the Arktikum building in Rovaniemi, which also houses the Arctic Centre of the University of Lapland, a library, and a gallery. At Arktikum, you will also find a restaurant, an impressive museum shop, and efficient meeting and conference services.

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Museum contact details

The Provincial Museum of Lapland
Pohjoisranta 4, 96200 Rovaniemi

(016) 322 3260 / Arktikumin asiakaspalvelu

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Admission fees

Admission with Museum Card
Admission with Museum Card

Vuonna 2024: 18/11/5.
Liput tiedekeskuksen perusnyttelyremontin ajan 1.4.-5.12.2024: 11/7/3 .
Lapset alle 7-vuotta veloituksetta.

Payment methods

Museokortti, yleisimmt pankki- ja luottokortit

Opening hours

Mon Closed
Tue 10:00-18:00
Wed 10:00-18:00
Thu 10:00-18:00
Fri 10:00-18:00
Sat 10:00-18:00
Sun 10:00-18:00

Open 2024: closed on Mondays, Tue-Sun 10-18, on Christmas Eve 24.12. closed

Guided tours

Guidance by appointment,