The Night of the Museums, 20th May 2017

Museoiden keskiyö Väinö Linnan aukiollaThe Night of the Museums takes place in Tampere on Saturday, 20th May 2017. The museums and other cultural institutions taking part in this nocturnal event offered a wide range of exhibitions, guided tours and other programme events until midnight. The programme will be announced in April.

The ten-euro ticket grants entrance to all participating venues and the two local buses that provide transport between them. The first bus sets off from Museum Centre Vapriikki at 6 pm. Show the driver your Night of the Museums wristband when you board the bus. The Night of the Museums route is operated by Tampere Public Transport from 6 pm to TKL11.30 pm. Visitors to the National Police Museum, the Finnish Boxing Museum and the Lauri Viita Museum can take buses operated by Tampere Public Transport to Hervanta or Pispala. The event has partnered with Tampere Public Transport.

This year marks the tenth time that Night of the Museums events are being held in Tampere. In recent years, there have been about 10,000 visits. The Night of the Museums in Tampere is part of the Central European La Nuit des Musées / Lange Nacht der Museen museum events.

Amuri Museum of Workers’ Housing, Emil Aaltonen Museum, The Finnish Museum of Games, Himmelblau Printmaking Studio, Juice’s Library, Children’s Cultural Centre Rulla, Lauri Viita Museum, Rupriikki Media Museum, Sara Hildén Art Museum, Museum Centre Vapriikki, Police Museum, Postal Museum, The Finnish Boxing Museum, Mältinranta Artcenter, Museum Milavida, Tallipiha Stable Yards, The Natural History Museum of Tampere, Hockey Hall of Fame Finland, Tampere Art Museum, Pirkanmaa Provincial Museum, The Finnish Labour Museum Werstas, Vapriikki Photo Archives and Cultural Education Unit TAITE  Welcome you on board!