Baytuna is now open in the Museum of Central Finland, Jyväskylä!

Come and visit us in the Museum of Central Finland, Alvar Aallon katu 7. In this location, like in the National Museum in Helsinki, you can also visit the exhibition “Exploring the Ancient Near East”, with which we enter into a multi-leveled dialog. On Saturday 29.10, from 2-4 pm, MA Aino Haavisto will give a cuneiform writing workshop. You are all warmly welcome!


Haliz Yosef “The Snake has no Tale but a Tail to Tell” – @halizyo

Baytuna starts its adventures in Jyväskylä: our pop-up exhibition opens on the 27th of September in the Multicultural Center Gloria/Civic Activity Center Matara

Baytuna will be open to the public from Tuesday the 27th of September until Friday the 14th of October, in the Multicultural Center Gloria/Civic Activity Center Matara, located on Matarankatu 6 A 1, 40100 Jyväskylä.

An opening event will take place on Tuesday 27th of September between 5 and 7 pm, to which you are warmly welcome. No prior registration is needed.

On Saturday 01 October, during the Matara market, Baytuna will hold a cuneiform writing workshop. This non-stop workshop will take place inside Gloria between 6 and 8 pm, and will be given by MA Aino Haavisto.

We look forward to your visit!

Come and visit Baytuna in Publics between the 14th and 17th of September!

After a successful time in the National Museum and in Malmitalo, Baytuna now moves to its last location in Helsinki, the curatorial agency called “Publics”, located on Sturenkatu 37-41.

Baytuna will be open between 1 and 6 pm, we are looking forward to seeing you there!

Design and illustration  Shareef Askar