EVENTS AT KAMU

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EXHIBITIONS

14 February 2019–2 February 2020
EYES ON THE HORIZON

The exhibition tells about changes in maritime Espoo from the viewpoints of livelihoods, leisure and nature. The seascapes lead the visitor to the maritime atmosphere and themes. You are invited to investigate, play, dive and fish!

18 March–13 September 2019
BODOM ÄMMÄSSUO – CITY IN PHOTOS

What do photos tell about the changing city? The exhibition brings on display the most popular and liked photos of the photo archive portraying the Espoo city districts.

30 October 2013–
A THOUSAND STORIES ABOUT ESPOO

The exhibition covers Espoo in five different periods and places from the Stone Age seal hunters in Bosmalm, medieval farmers in Mankby, and the gentry and common people in Alberga to factory workers in Kauklahti and urban life in the suburbs. The exhibition also explains how Espoo was born, who the people living there are and how Espoo became the city it is today.

WEEKLY EVENTS AT KAMU

WEDNESDAY

Seniors’ historical afternoons 29 January –29 April 2020 (excl. Wed 8 April) at 14:00
The historical afternoons for seniors feature lectures related to history and museum work. Before the lecture, you can enjoy some coffee and pastries. A voluntary €1 fee for coffee. There is no admission fee to the lectures.

THURSDAY

Pram meeting on the first Thursday of the month 6 February–7 May 2020 at 12:00
There is always free admission to the history-themed pram meeting for babies and parents.

FRIDAY

Free evening on Fridays at 17:00-19:00

On the first Friday of the month on 3 January, 7 February, 6 March, 3 April and 5 June, the opening hours are extended to 21:00 (excluding 8 May)

Guided tour of Stories of Another Kind (R18) every Friday at 18:00

On the first Friday of the month on 3 January, 7 February, 6 March, 3 April and 5 June
at 17:30-20:30 Medal for Bravery workshop

Everybody deserves a medal! It has been customary to reward significant acts with medals in the past, and the custom continues also today. For what distinguished act would you give yourself or a friend of yours a medal? Come and make a medal for bravery in this workshop open to all!

SATURDAY

On Saturdays 4 January–2 February 2020
at 12:00–14:00 The Mystery of Espoonlahti – an independent activity tour for families

An independent tour full of activities for the whole family at the Eyes on the Horizon exhibition.

On Saturdays 8 February–18 October 2020
at 12:00–14:00 Portrait family workshop

What would you have looked like in the past? Draw your own portrait on an old calling card and dive into history. The workshop is suitable for the whole family!

SUNDAY

A guided tour of the topical exhibition at 14:00

Until Sunday 2 February 2020
at 14:00 Introduction to exhibition: Eyes on the Horizon – exhibition on maritime Espoo

Starting from Sunday 9 February 2020 
at 14:00 Different Espoo – glimpses to the past of Finland’s second largest city