Arktikum is a science centre and museum that lets you experience northern nature, culture, and history up close.


Discover Finnish Lapland, its fascinating nature, and the people and customs of those living north of the Arctic Circle.

Culture Pass

Culture Pass is your one ticket to three of Rovaniemi's premier cultural attractions.


Taste and feel the north in Arktikum Café. Savour the colourful northern harvest in our lunch buffet and soak in arctic design on your coffee break.

Lunch menu

Find out what northern goodness our seasonal buffet has to offer this week.


Delight yourself or your friends with high-quality Lappish handicrafts, design products, jewellery and books.

Meeting Services

Arktikum's stunning architecture and close proximity to northern nature raises any event held there above and beyond everyday life.

Polarium Hall | Glass ceiling foyer
Aurora | Kieppi


Our catering service refreshes meetings, events and parties of all sizes in Arktikum.

Coffee servings | Cocktail menus
Buffet menus | Dinner menus

Arctic Garden

Arktikum Beach is an excellent place to view the northern lights blazing across the sky during the dark times of the year.

Published 26.03.2024

Renovation of the Arctic science exhibition in Arktikum begins – other exhibitions are open as usual

The Arctic Centre at the University of Lapland will start the renovation of the science exhibition at Arktikum after Easter.

Published 06.03.2024

Arktikum has been granted EcoCompass and Sustainable Travel Finland certificates

Arktikum has been granted  the EcoCompass certificate and the Sustainable Travel Finland (STF) label in early 2024.

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