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For visitors

Welcome to the art museum!

Kajaanin taidemuseo
Linnankatu 14
87100 Kajaani

Free Admission

See the location of the art museum on the map

Opening Hours

Sun–Tue 10–17
Wed 11–19
Thu 10–17
Fri 10-14
Closed Sat

    • 5.1. The day before Epiphany 10-15
    • 6.1. Closed for Epiphany


    • 6.-18.2. Closed for exhibition construction


    • 6.4. Maundy Thursday 10-15
    • 7.-10.4. Closed for Easter


    • 1.5. Closed for First of May


    •  15.5.-7.6. Closed for exhibition construction


    • 22.6. The day before Midsummer’s Eve 10-15
    • 23.-25.6. Closed Midsummer’s weekend


    • Open Fri–Sat 7–8.7.2023 from 10 am to 5 pm (for Poetry Week)
    • Open Sat 12.8. from 10 am to 5 pm (for Linnanvirta Park Festival)


    • 28.8.-13.9. Closed for exhibition construction


    • 5.12. The day before Independence Day 10-15
    • 6.12. Closed Independence Day


    • 11.12.2023-17.1.2024 Closed for exhibition construction


Check out the art museum’s Accessibility information

Museum Shop

Welcome to the updated Museum Shop! Our selection includes art publications and cards as well as small gift items. You should also check out our changing promotions!

Participate in guided tours!

The museum’s guided tours provide insights into receiving works and making your own interpretations by providing background information on the works of art and artists. The art museum is also an ideal learning environment for day-care centre, school, student and immigrant groups.

Free guided tours

  • We offer free public tours of all our exhibitions. Follow our announcements on our website, Facebook page and in the media.

Private guided tours

  • Book a private guided tour for your group, tel. 044 710 0545. We recommend booking the tour no later than 3 working days in advance.
    • For school, day-care centre and student groups as well as the third sector, guided tours are free during the museum’s opening hours.
    • Fees for other groups: 50 €/h on weekdays during the museum’s opening hours, 150 €/h on Sundays and outside opening hours.
    • Maximum group size is 25 people, for larger groups you must book two guides.