Welcome to a Cuneiform writing workshop at the Finnish-Syrian Friendship association (SSYS) in Espoo!

The workshop takes place on Thursday 11th of August from 6-8 pm, in Kutojantie 3, Espoo. Get to know cuneiform! Come and try one of the oldest writing systems in the world, cuneiform. Cuneiform, originating around 3000 BC in Mesopotamia, was widely used in the Near East for centuries. In this hands-on workshop, you can write […]

Welcome to Baytuna’s interactive children’s story time workshop! 

Friday the 5th of August from 4 to 6 pm at the National Museum of Finland, inside the Baytuna Pop-up exhibition, Ateljee, 2nd floor. Free admission.  The workshop aims to advocate the Arabic language and literature to Arabic-speaking families and any family interested in learning! Our active listening session runs from 4.30 to 5.30 pm. Listeners, […]

Opening of our Baytuna Pop-up exhibition in the National Museum of Finland!  

We are glad to announce that Baytuna will be visiting the National Museum of Finland, Helsinki, from Tuesday 2nd of August to Sunday 7th of August 2022. Come and visit us in the bright and airy Ateljee space, on the 2nd floor. We are open to the public from 11 am to 6 pm every […]

Join our workshop on ancient Mesopotamian mathematics !

Thursday 4th of August from 2 to 4 pm, National Museum of Finland, inside the Baytuna Pop-up exhibition, Ateljee, 2nd floor. Free admission. Travel back in time to experience ancient Mesopotamian mathematics!  How did ancient Mesopotamians count? How did they write numbers? What does a 3000-year-old maths exercise look like and are you ready to tackle […]