Exhibitions

Permanent exhibition

Bioenergy and Innovations

The Bioenergy exhibition introduces wood-based forms of energy, from traditional heating methods to wood pellets and liquid fuels. The exhibition displaying innovative products...

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Permanent exhibition

Lusto for Children

Lusto is a fun place to visit with children! The miniatures in the exhibitions are interesting for all ages, as they provide an...

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Special exhibition

The wolf, the saw and the GPS – Finnish Forest Museum history

Why have forest museum collections over the years included a coconut, an ostrich egg, a wool-spinning paddle, a bow saw, a soldier’s helmet,...

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Permanent exhibition

The Old Logging Site

The old logging site exhibition takes the visitor to the old time logging sites and timber floating routes – to the golden age...

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Special exhibition

People on the ridge – Anni Hemminkinen, prolific photographer of punkaharju residents

Photographer Anni Hemminkinen (1879–1966), or ‘Miss Hemminkinen’, as she was commonly known, worked as a travelling photographer in the Punkaharju ridge area in...

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Special exhibition

WOODSIE – Images and stories of relationships with the forest
19.2.2019 - 12.1.2020

The Woodsie exhibition gives an insight into contemporary Finns' relationships with the forest. In 2017 and 2018, Lusto collected Woodsies – or selfies...

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Permanent exhibition

The Time of the Machines

The Time of the Machines exhibition explores the mechanization of timber harvesting, as well as the development of forestry and the forest industry....

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Special exhibition

Me and my Tree
1.12.2018 - 2.9.2019

The Me and my Tree exhibition is about Finns’ love of trees. It is compiled from images sent to the Me and my...

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Permanent exhibition

The Forests of the Finns

For Finns, the forest has always been – and still is – not only a source of income and a treasure trove of...

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Permanent exhibition

The Century of Forest Improvements

An immense amount of work to enhance silviculture was done in Finland in the 20th century. The Century of Forest Improvements exhibition depicts...

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