Mauri Kunnas Exhibition

The exhibition presenting the work and life of Mauri Kunnas is permanently on display at WeeGee.

Photo: Kerttu Penttilä

The Mauri Kunnas exhibition has something to see and experience for the whole family!

If you are visiting the exhibition with children, you can delve into the colourful world of Kunnas by playing in settings that are familiar from his books. Why not try the life of a pirate or see one of the most important tools of Santa Claus. Take a nice break from playing in the reading crater, and immerse yourself in Kunnas’ books surrounded by the planets of our solar system.

For the most enthusiastic fans of the beloved author, the exhibition rooms offer a glimpse into the personal story of Kunnas as well as the creation process of his books. The works on display include detailed pencil sketches and colourful aquarelle sketches.

We hope that a visit to the exhibition will inspire you to grab a book by Mauri Kunnas full of varied details and exciting stories!

Guided tours

A guided tour is an excellent idea for a get-together between friends, office recreational day, study visit by an association or a birthday party. Tours are offered at any time within the museum hours: Tues, Wed–Fri 11 am – 9 pm, Sat–Sun 11 am – 5 pm. Bookings at least two weeks in advance.

Bookings: weegee.info@espoo.fi. Inquiries: tel. +358 9 81631818.
Group size: Max. 25 persons
Duration: approx. 45 min
Fee: EUR 80 + entrance to the Exhibition Centre WeeGee EUR 20/10/0 or Museum Card. Free entry for children under 18 years and seniors over 70 years of age. See detailed price information here.
Languages: Finnish, Swedish and English

For public guided tours, please refer to the WeeGee's event calendar.

Self-guided audio tour

Deepen your exhibition experience by listening to the self-guided audio tour. Listening to the tour requires a smartphone. Ask the exhibition supervisor for instructions on how to listen to the tour.

More information

Tickets and opening hours
Contact information and arrival

The partners of the exhibition are Otava Publishing Company and Pikkujätti Lasten ja nuorten lääkäriasema Oy.

Exhibition concept and design: Kuudes Creative Design Oy 
Implementation of exhibition fixtures: Fantasia Works Oy  
Gallery texts: Lotta Sonninen 
Exhibition commissioned and maintained by: WeeGee Exhibition Centre / City of Espoo

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Pictures of Mauri Kunnas Exhibition can be found in the Material Bank(external link).