The Oulu Museum of Art is an art museum in the Myllytulli neighbourhood in Oulu. It is located on the edge of the Hupisaaret Islands park.The museum was opened to the public in October 12, 1963. The first premises were in the so-called Kolmiotalo in the city centre. From the beginning, the museum has focused mainly on the art of northern Finnish artists.The older section of the museum building is a former office and glue factory of the Veljekset Åström Oy leather factories. The red brick building was designed by architect Birger Federley and built in 1921. It was renovated as an art museum in 1988-1990. At the time also the postmodernist extension was built.Plan your Oulun Taidemuseo visit and explore what else you can see and do in Oulu using our Oulu trip builder website.
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The Oulu art museum isn't the biggest one of its kind, but it is worth the visit. The museum usually features three to four different exhibitions at once, making for variety and upping the... more »
Although this museum is quite small, it has many changing exhibitions. On our visit, there was 'The Modern Woman' exhibition which showcased four important Finnish female artists who worked in the... more »
Loved the experience of the unique art exhibition on hair! The exhibition halls are well designed. It was a pleasant visit!
The local art museum. The exhibit is changed regularly which are setup around various themes or artists. Nice staff and gift shop.
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