Time Travel 2020 exhibition opens in the Old Town Hall Museum in 8.10.

Old Town Hall building and flowers.

Time Travel 2020, the 150th anniversary exhibition of the Finnish Antiquarian Society, will open in Rauma Museum’s Old Town Hall (Kauppakatu 13) on October 8th and it is on display until January 6th 2021.

Time Travel 2020 tells of the eight art historical expeditions made by the Finnish Antiquarian Society in 1871–1902. The exhibition is based on Leena Elina Valkeapää’s study published in 2020, Saman taiteen lapset, Suomen Muinaismuistoyhdistyksen taidehistorialliset tutkimusretket 1871-1902 (“Children of the Same Art, Art Historical Expeditions of the Finnish Antiquarian Society 1871-1902”).

The exhibition has been in three locations already – in Oulu, Lohja and Valkeakoski. Now it is in Rauma. The exhibition was created in collaboration with the Picture Collections of the Finnish Heritage Agency.

Old Town Hall is open Tue-Fri at 12–17 and Sat-Sun at 11–16.