Moomins and paintings  – The world of Tove Jansson

Exhibition 2.6. – 20.9.2020

Erkkola is taken over by the beloved Moomin characters and the art of their creator, Tove Jansson (1914–2001). Jansson was an illustrator, painter and writer. She became known to everyone through her Moomin books from the 1940s onwards. As a painter, Jansson followed in the footsteps of colourful French modernism.

Artist home Erkkola
Tuusula museum
Rantatie 25, Tuusula
Tel. 040 314 3471,

Opening hours 2020:
2.6.–30.8. Tue–Sun at 11 am – 6 pm
2.9.–13.12. Wed–Sun at 12 pm – 5 pm

Admission fees
adults 5 €
pensioners, students 4 €
children (ages 7–16), second degree students and unemployed 2 €
Free admission with the Museum Card

Please note! During the summer season, a visit to Aleksis Kivi’s death cabin is included in the price of Erkkola’s admission fee.