Lahden Historiallinen Museo
This striking church was designed by Alvar Aalto and finished in 1978. The brick exterior and concrete steeple give little clue as to...
The art nouveau town hall was designed by the famous Finnish architect Eliel Saarinen. Phone ahead to arrange a guided tour.
In the heart of town, this has temporary exhibitions of sculpture and paintings, usually featuring local artists.
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Lahden Historiallinen Museo information
Lahti’s historical museum is in a beautiful old manor house by the bus station. Changing exhibitions illustrate aspects of Lahti’s history, while the middle floor is mostly devoted to the collection of former diplomat Klaus Holma. It’s a treasury of French and Italian religious art, rococo furniture and fine porcelain; excellent interactive screens allow you to access detailed information on every piece.