Magical bookstore and gallery at the heart of Helsinki

The Book Gallery Laterna Magica, founded in 1989, is the cultural treasure of Kruununhaka that has hosted nearly 800 exhibitions and has one of most extraordinary book collections in Finland. Art gallery has three unique rooms, one them even with a floor consisting of natural bedrock 1,8 billion years old.
Opening hours: MON-FRI 10-17, SAT 10-15
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Pirjo Latvala 13 Moments in Venice and Tiina Numme's Unexpected

Until November 16th
In the cellar gallery we have 13 Moments in Venice, Pirjo Latvala's photography, paintings and video work. In the Book Gallery we have the first solo exhibition by Tiina Numme. It is titled Unexpected and consists of oil pastel and coloured pencil drawings and poetry. Drawings are almost meditative ruminations on life.

Photography books

Our collection of photography books is one the best in the country. We have a wide selection of techinal manuals as well as a variety of books from photographers from all over the world.

Book Yoga

Join us in gentle yoga excercise which offers plenty of room for creativity and relaxation.

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