Amid the exquisite beauty of Finnish Lakeland lies one of Finland’s Icons, Serlachius, offering memorable experiences to the lovers of fascinating art, architecture, history, good food and beautiful landscapes. Welcome to enjoy the overall sensation of multi-awarded Serlachius!
This one-day tour at Serlachius Museum Gösta offers a fresh angle to art and Finnishness. Combine with other destinations or book a two-days tour including a day in the Art Town Mänttä as well.
Destination: Art Town Mänttä, Serlachius Museum Gösta
Duration: 6-7 hours
Availability: Around the year
Languages: English, Finnish. Guided art tour possible to have also in Swedish, German and Japanese.
Group size: 5-25
Price: from 75 € / person. Price is valid until the end of 2020.
Price includes: VAT, a short film and a guided art tour at Gösta (approx. 1,5 h), graphics art workshop (approx. 1,5 h), lunch (3-courses) at Restaurant Gösta, orientation tour in the pavilion (15 min.) entrance fee to both Serlachius Museums, loan of Nordic walking poles, bicycles, rowing boats (in summertime).
Optional: Stay overnight in Mänttä, several days program, sauna safari, fishing trips, visit a local home, nature tour, Mänttä Art Festival (June-August), visit at the Wine Tavern Vuorenmaja (in summertime)
Booking: Contact our sales service, tel. +358 40 166 3480 or email@example.com
11 am. Time travelling in Art: A beautiful video (10 min.) will give you interesting background information about the Serlachius collection which is one of the largest art collections in the Nordic countries. After the video show, the guided tour will take you on a trip, where you will see national art treasures and learn about their importance in Finnish history and culture. Nature and Finnish lifestyle are not forgotten either!
12.30 pm. Graphics Art Workshop: Inspired by the artworks on show at the museum, this workshop allows you to design and print your own special artwork to take back home. Beside the proper press, our supplies during the process consist of cola drink, among others. Fun and creative!
2 pm. Lunch at Restaurant Gösta: It is time to relax in the stylish restaurant of the museum and enjoy a tasteful meal prepared by Restaurant Gösta's awarded top chef Henry Tikkanen. You will taste pure, local and seasonal ingredients!
3 pm. Internationally awarded Pavilion with Contemporary Art: You will have a short orientation tour telling about the architecture and exhibitions in the art museum’s wooden pavilion. After the tour you have independent time to experience the exciting exhibitions. You have also the possibility to take a walk in the sculpture park and stroll in the adjacent island enjoying the beautiful lakeside views. You may also buy unique souvenirs from the museum shop.
5. pm. Farewell... or perhaps still another day in Mänttä?