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Responsible for the service City of Kokkola

museums and cultural traditions

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Exhibitions and archive services. Statements concerning the built environment.

To whom and on what terms

The service is free of charge.

Most Finnish museums are co-funded by the central government and municipalities. Museums also obtain financing through their fund-raising activities, including entrance fees.

Background information

The purpose of museum services is to maintain and build up the population's understanding of culture, history and environment. The museums are open for everyone.

The museums preserve cultural and natural heritage and keep it for the generations to come. Through their exhibitions and publications, the museums also inform the public and engage in research and teaching.

Basic information

The service is provided byCity of Kokkola
Responsible for the serviceCity of Kokkola
Area Halsua, Kannus, Kaustinen, Kokkola, Kokkola, Lestijärvi, Perho, Toholampi, Veteli
Available languagesFinnish, English, Swedish
Text edited by: City of Kokkola
Updated: 4/1/2020