Museum as part of Finland’s Coronavirus Support Package
The Architecture and Design Museum would become the home of both the Museum of Finnish Architecture and Design Museum Helsinki will open to the public in 2025.
“It is a significant decision when the state is so strongly committed to the realization of the new Architecture and Design Museum,” said Reetta Heiskanen (Museum of Finnish Architecture) and Jukka Savolainen (Design Museum Helsinki).“In the museums, we are now focusing our efforts on playing our part in rebuilding Finland in the midst of the crisis that affects everyone. We will do our utmost to make the museum a place for everyone.”
The new museum is being planned for the South Harbour in Helsinki. It will combine the existing museums and their collections to create a unique attraction.