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Museums and Exhibitions
Pielinen Museum

Finland’s second largest open-air museum.

The intriguing Pielinen Museum is close to Lieksa centre and is open year-round. The vast museum area includes the open-air museum and Lieksa Town Museum. Together, they preserve the cultural heritage of forest work. In the open-air museum, located next to the Lieksanjoki River, there are 70 buildings which preserve building heritage for visitors to enjoy and explore.

Cradel of local history and culture

The buildings in the museum are from three different centuries. You can explore the area on a guided tour or with a mobile app. In summer there is also a café and in July music performances and work shows.

Contact information

Pappilantie 2, 81720 Lieksa

040 104 4151


In the summer season of 2024 (May 15th - September 15th, 2024), the Pielinen Museum is open every day from 10 am to 6 pm, closed on Midsummer Eve on June 21st, 2024. Due to renovation, only the outdoor museum is open during the summer season.

Admission fees: €8/€6.5/€0. The Museum Card is accepted at the Pielinen Museum.

Guided tours at fixed times daily at 10:30 am, 11:00 am, and 1:00 pm. Guided tour fee is €3/person.

Guided tour reservations for groups and other inquiries at the museum ticket office, tel. +358 40 1044 151,

Information about other services and group offers

Lieksan kaupunki:
Pielisen museon esittely

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