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!


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

Goldschmied & Chiari Where Shall We Go Dancing Tonight? | Dove andiamo a ballare questa sera? 2019 site-specific installation, mixed media installazione site-specific, materiali vari. Photo: Sampo Linkoneva, Serlachius Museums.

The Quest for Happiness

Italian Art Now

Art Museum Gösta

26 October 2019 — 27 September 2020

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

Classic Works of Fine Art at the Manor

New 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 —


The museums are open daily

Welcome to enjoy the culture supply in peace and quiet!

Serlachius bus

Serlachius bus runs now according to its normal schedule.

Restaurant Gösta serves safe

We keep and serve everybody safe.

Anselm Kiefer’s artwork on show

Gösta Serlachius Fine Arts Foundation has acquired Anselm Kiefer’s artwork Väinämöinen Ilmarinen, 2018.

Glamour – Famous Gowns of the Silver Screen

Tirelli Costumi ‘s awarded costumes from classic motion pictures at Serlachius Museum Gustaf 26 Sep 2020–10 Jan 2021.

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.


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

Sketch for a life saving medal

The Problem (Symposium)

One of Akseli Gallen-Kallela’s renowned symbolistic works ended up the Serlachius collection in a most peculiar way.

Awarded architecture

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

Social media