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Ateneum Art Museum

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Address: Kaivokatu 2, Helsinki 00100, Finland
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Great Rodin exhibition!

I visited Art Museum Ateneum to see Rodin. It was as great as usually. Ateneum is easy place to go, well located next to Main Railwaystation.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 25 February 2016
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Helsinki, Finland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 February 2016

I visited Art Museum Ateneum to see Rodin. It was as great as usually. Ateneum is easy place to go, well located next to Main Railwaystation.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 February 2016

This museum is preparing excellent, comprehensive temporary exhibitions including the current one JAPANOMANIA in the Nordic Countries, 1875-1918

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 February 2016

French sculptor together with influences from Japan at the same building. Rodin exhibition was quite small, only at couple of rooms but Japanomania is bigger exhibition.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 February 2016

The old building itself is beautiful, but they have great exhibitions every now and then, too. We went to see Rodin, which (of course) was great. The Japonese (japanese history of arts) exhibition was interesting, too.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2016

I went to the "Tarujen Kansa" exhibition last year co-curated by the Norwegian national museum. Quite apart from the interest of the exhibits, the layout and style were refreshing and original. I can certainly now see how the dark forces of myth influenced Norwegian and Finnish art, as well as music. I was so sorry not to have managed to... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 February 2016 via mobile

The museum has the subject Auguste Rodin (10.02.2016). He was a french artist. One of his major work was "The Thinker" or "The door to hell" (La porte de l'enfer). I paid 8 euros for a student ticket. The normal price for an adult is 10 euros. There are several rooms filled with his sculptures and arts. It is realy... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 February 2016 via mobile

The best sculptor ever, Rodin, is now in Ateneum. If you have not seen these in Rodin Museum Paris now you have a good reason to visit Ateneum. Rodin had also finnish pupils whose works are also included.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 January 2016 via mobile

Overall: 4 Comments: The art museum of Helsinki, now hosting the late French photographer Henri Cartier-Bresson, telling stories from important world events in the 20th century, from Japan, Mexico, USA, the Chinese revolution and a lot more. 300 pictures, and lots of people. Location: 4 Parking: - Offering: 4 Originality: 4 Presentation: 4 Atmosphere: 3-4 Service: 4 Cleanliness: 4 Price:... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 January 2016

Main attraction at the moment is Henri Cartier-Bresson retrospective photography exhibition, but they always do have an exhibition of seminal Finnish artists too. For example Askeli Gallen-Kallela's Finnish nationalistic masterpieces are always worth a visit.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 January 2016

The first floor was closed during my visit and the 2nd floor was devoted to a famous photographer whose work I did enjoy, but it was not the form of art I was out to see. The 3rd floor had a very limited exhibition also.

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