Situated on top of the Arctic Circle, Arktikum serves as a museum, science center, and conference venue. Visit one of the museum's educational exhibits, including Northern Ways at the Provincial Museum of Lapland and Arctic in Change at the Arctic Centre. Walk through the glass-roofed foyer, view one of the temporary exhibits, or join in on a museum event. Most importantly, you'll learn about Arctic nature and ways of life in a beautiful setting. This cultural site is available to host meetings and also has a cafe and library. With our international travel planner, Rovaniemi attractions like Arktikum can be center stage of your vacation plans, and you can find out about other attractions like it, unlike it, near it, and miles away.
Tours to Arktikum
Rovaniemi Guided Tour and Santa Claus Village BOOK WITH VIATOR FROM $112
Duration: 3 hours
Rovaniemi photography tour BOOK WITH VIATOR FROM $73
Duration: 2 hours
Rovaniemi walking tour and guided Arktikum experience BOOK WITH VIATOR FROM $247
Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes
Interesting to learn about the many different indigenous people who live all over the artic circle and how they survive. There was also an eye opening exhibition about how climate change is affecting ... more »
The Museum is not far from downtown and it's worth a visit especially when you have nothing to do and might be disappointed not to Glimpse the Northern Lights due to bad weather. There is a theater th... more »
It's a well recommended museum, not much to see to me, but still. The garden/park you can see all around it is straight gorgeous though, I would visit it again 100/100!
Incredibly neat museum! Tons of interesting information about culture, climate, geology, history, you name it! Exhibits were all fascinating and well put together. Staff is very friendly and the gift shop was nice. The architecture is absolutely top-notch too. If you're in the area, this is a must-see
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