Bäcksbacka Collection
25.11.2000 - 25.02.2001






The Leonard and Katarina Bäcksbacka Art Collection forms the backbone of the Helsinki City Art Museum’s collection. The Bäcksbacka Collection is formed by the some 430 works collected by art connoisseur and gallerist Leonard Bäcksbacka. The Bäcksbacka donation includes numerous treasures of Finnish art of the 20th century. Half of the 430 works included in the collection were exhibited in Meilahti Art Museum.

Lasipalatsin Mediakeskus Oy ©2001 30.7.2001


Address: Tamminiementie 6, 00250 Helsinki. Tel. +358 9 310 87031, fax +358 09 310 87030
Open: Tue-Sun 11 a.m. – 6.30 p.m, Mon closed.

Normal ticket 8 e
Normal discount ticket 6 e
Admission is free for children under 18 years of age.
Free admission on fridays 11-16!