Exhibitions

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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Special exhibition

Punkaharju on the map

Punkaharju on the map exhibition is based on maps that have been preserved in archives and published in various publications. The exhibition uses...

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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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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

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 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

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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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

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

Whispering Birches

The exhibition presents the combination of poems and photographs from the book “Whispering Birches”. The pictures taken by the Hungarian photographer József Timár...

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Special exhibition

The Storm Station

The Storm Station is an interpretation of storms and related experiences through different art forms, science and cultural research. The exhibition has been...

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