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MUSEUM
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Ahola

Sibeliuksenvyl 57,
04400 Jrvenp

Ahola exhibits the life of two artists, painter Venny Soldan-Brofeld and her husband Juhani Aho, first Finnish professional novelist who wrote his work in Finnish.

 

The move of author Juhani Aho and painter Venny Soldan-Brofeldt to the villa they named Ahola in 1897 was the beginning of the community of artists of Lake Tuusula. The couple's long-term home exhibits the lifetime work of these two artists.

The Finnish national author Juhani Aho turns out to have been a vigorous outdoor man who has left behind fishing gear, a backpack made of birch bark he carried on his excursions and a pair of skis in the museum. There is a diverse display of books by this folk depicter and social thinker, including publications that were forbidden at the time or published under a pseudonym.

Venny Soldan-Brofeldt was a visual artist influential in the art education circles and the feminist movement. A skilful sketcher, she could instantly capture insightful moments on paper, such as her sketchbooks reveal. There are also book illustrations, small sculptures and jewellery on display.

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Museum contact details

Ahola
Sibeliuksenvyl 57, 04400 Jrvenp

Aukioloaikoina 040 315 2213

Museum website

Admission fees

Admission with Museum Card
Admission with Museum Card

7/6/4

Payment methods

Kteinen ja yleisimmt pankki- ja luottokortit. Laskutus ryhmille mahdollinen.

Opening hours

Mon Closed
Tue Closed
Wed 10:00-17:00
Thu 10:00-17:00
Fri 10:00-17:00
Sat 10:00-17:00
Sun 10:00-17:00

Ahola is open during summer season from May to September.

Guided tours

Tours in English for reservation by mail ahola(at)jarvenpaa.fi.

 
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