Finnish Defence Forces – 100 Years at War and Peace

Sotamuseon Maneesi ulkoa

In the exhibition Finnish Defence Forces – 100 Years at War and Peace you can familiarise yourself with the history of the Finnish Defence Forces.

The exhibition is divided into two parts. Exhibition in the Military Museum´s Manege tells about the four wars Finland has fought during it´s independce: the Civil War in 1918, the Winter War in 1939–1940, the Continuation War in 1941–1944 and the Lapland War in 1944–1945.

 

 

The exhibition continues in the adjacent "Kuntomaneesi" building, telling the story of the Finnish Defence Forces in the post-war period up to the present day.

 

 

Opening Hours

The exhibition Finnish Defence Forces – 100 Years at War and Peace in Military Museum´s Manege and in "Kuntomaneesi" (Iso Mustasaari, Suomenlinna, Helsinki) is open daily from 9 May to 31 December, between 11–18 (11 am–6pm). Ticket sale closes / last admission at 17.30.