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The Sarestoniemi Museum

Open Now: 12:00 - 18:00
Open today: 12:00 - 18:00
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Art in the Artic

I visited this museum & art gallery about 15 years ago. That time I had a guide but this time I was... read more

Reviewed 25 February 2018
Lieto, Finland
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I keep visiting this place more and more. Once I have visited it with a guide I changed my opinion... read more

Reviewed 19 April 2017
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25 Feb 2018
“Art in the Artic”
4 weeks ago
“A museum in the middle of nowhere”
The Särestöniemi Museum environment consists of several buildings, of which the most important are the Särestöniemi family farm and Reidar Särestöniemi's studio and gallery. Old and new mix and match in the museum area. The Särestöniemi farm from...more
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Saerestoentie 880, Kittila 99110, Finland
+358 16 654480
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This museum is literally in the middle of nowhere but it's interesting especially if you're interested in Reidar Säreistöniemi art. I recommend to take a guide because they can tell interesting details of the museum area. There are three separate areas; the old house, the...More

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Reviewed 25 February 2018

I visited this museum & art gallery about 15 years ago. That time I had a guide but this time I was on my own & found it to be magical. I took time to admire the artist's works ,studio & living accomodation. Breathtaking &...More

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Reviewed 19 April 2017

I keep visiting this place more and more. Once I have visited it with a guide I changed my opinion about it, I liked it before, but now I adore it, I understand more about life of this fantastic painter and his artworks. I really...More

Thank Kianira
Reviewed 17 July 2015

Firstly, the location is at the end of a 9Km long sand/gravel road. When we visited (July 2014), the road was in very poor condition. Rough roads are not uncommon in Finland, especially after some frost heave and a spring thaw. But by July, there...More

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Reviewed 22 June 2015 via mobile

This is a must see for anyone in the area. It gave a nice balance after all the hiking and nature and outside activities. Stunning paintings and very interesting character.

1  Thank RiinaK86
Reviewed 16 October 2014

This is a museum of a well-known finnish artist, Reidar Särestöniemi. I adore his paintings, that's usually the reason to visit a museum=)) but unfortunately there are not so many paintings...That's really weird. But nevertheless the place is big and interesting, u can see where...More

1  Thank Kianira
Reviewed 20 September 2014

He was a controversial figure in Kittilä and also one of the few artists who could enjoy financial success,too, during their life time. There is the birth house and also two toher gallery buildings on of whis is designed by Reima and Raili Pietiä -...More

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