Far out art with a historic heart!

Far out art with a historic heart!

What is Serlachius?

The Serlachius Museums offer a meeting place for art and stories, and people who value their high-quality. There are two Serlachius Museums: Art Museum Gösta as well as Museum Gustaf, which tells the stories of history. Our heart and soul consist of art, architecture, history, excellent food, magnificent lakeside nature and hearty service.  Welcome!


Make a Safe visit

Serlachius offers large spaces to enjoy a safe visit. We have also paid special attention to cleaning in our spaces as well as hand hygiene.

Serlachius bus

Serlachius bus runs now according to its normal schedule.

Restaurant Gösta serves safe

We keep and serve everybody safe.

Exhibitions for 2021

Serlachius Museums show exhibitions of Banksy, Simon Patterson, Jani Leinonen, Santeri Tuori, IC-98 and Art Odyssey 2021.


Rodney Graham, Gallerian imurointi 1949, 2018, maalattuun alumiiniseen valokaappiin pohjustettu kromogeeninen valokuva. Courtesy Museum Voorlinden, Wassenaar. Kuva: Rodney Graham.

Artists and Models

Disguise Self-Portraits

Art Museum Gösta

24 October 2020 — 18 April 2021

Procedural Memory

Petri Eskelinen’s interactive sculptures

Art Museum Gösta

21 March 2020 — 07 March 2021

Behind the Pulp Gate

Work and stories from Mänttä pulp mill

Museum Gustaf

29 February 2020 —

Nanna Hänninen, How About the Future? , sarjasta Now is Now, 2019, digitaalinen värituloste.

How About the Future?

A retrospective of Nanna Hänninen

Art Museum Gösta

1 February 2020 — 07 March 2021

Albert Edelfelt, Kööpenhaminan ankkuripaikalta III, 1890, öljyväri kankaalle, Gösta Serlachiuksen taidesäätiö. Kuva: Tomi Aho

Classic Works of Fine Art at the Manor

Updated collection hanging

Art Museum Gösta

6 April 2019 —

Apteekkarin kauppahuone | Apotekarens handelshus | Apotheckary's Trade House

Apotheckary’s Trade House

Experience history – hands-on

Museum Gustaf

16 November 2013 —

Paper Devil

The life and business affairs of G. A. Serlachius

Museum Gustaf

11 May 2013 —

Artists and Models

Canadian artist Rodney Graham’s large-scale photographic works at Serlachius Museum Gösta from 24 October.

Artworks on the web

Browse selected art pieces from Serlachius Collection at the site Taide.art.

Serlachius’s sound stories

Sound stories provide interesting background information on the history of the Serlachius Museums, the mill owner family, architecture and a selection of artworks as well as current exhibitions.

Anselm Kiefer’s artwork on show

The exhibition Classic Works of Fine Art at the Manor shows Anselm Kiefer’s artwork Väinämöinen Ilmarinen, 2018 which was acquired by Gösta Serlachius Fine Arts Foundation in 2019.


11 reasons to Visit Serlachius

Joel Willians from Very Finnish Problems tells his favorite places in Mänttä.

Recreation for your body and soul

This online package includes transfers from Tampere, lunch and entrance to two amazing Serlachius Museums!

Culinary pleasures

Savour Restaurant Gösta’s unpretentious flavours at Serlachius!

Nordic walking poles and bicycles

The loan of bikes and walking poles is included in the entrance fee. In summertime you may also borrow a rowing boat and enjoy the lakeside nature!


A legend of Finnish paper industry

Mill owner G. A. Serlachius built a paper empire in Mänttä in spite of the crises and setbacks in his life.

Pearl of the Month

The double portrait painted by Georges von Swetlik was recently acquired for Gösta Serlachius Fine Arts Foundation’s collection.

Robber at the Gate of Paradise

Helene Schjerfbeck’s beloved portrayals from the early 20th century at Art Museum Gösta include this extraordinary piece of art.

Awarded architecture

Completed in 2014, the Pavilion, the extension of the Museum Gösta, has been awarded several times in Finland and abroad.

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