Art, architecture, and nature come together at Didrichsen Art Museum, home to "everything beautiful," as the founders stated upon its opening in 1965. Designed in the Modernist style by architect Viljo Revell, the museum buildings follow the contours of the landscape and sit surrounded by verdant trees. Outside, you can enjoy the sculpture park, filled with works by Henry Moore, Mario Negri, and Bernard Meadows. Inside, discover changing exhibitions of modern and contemporary Finnish and international art as well as cultural-historic exhibitions. The museum also contains some pre-Columbian art from Central and South America. Use our Helsinki day trip planning tool to visit Didrichsen Art Museum on your trip to Helsinki, and learn what else travelers and our writers recommend seeing nearby.
Didrichsen Art Museum reviews
I really liked the museum grounds and building. We visited for Van Gogh although I must admit that was slight underwhelming as it mostly featured only his lithographs and early black and white... more »
This art museum has a beautiful seaside location on the island of Kuusisaari. The modernist building has been a private home for this Danish-Finnish family who collected art. On our visit, there was.... more »
Vibrant, intimate space right by the water. Smartly curated. The milieu alone makes it unique among art museums .
Very nice location, outside is very pretty, the inside is not really worth the price
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