The Arktikum Museum

Arktikum presents and provides information on Arctic issues and tells stories about Lapland.

In an Arktikum exhibition, you will find an enormous information package of what's happening today in the evolving Arctic region.

In general, it will also educate you about Lappish history, culture and nature from Rovaniemi to the further reaches of Upper Lapland. Arktikum is your source and getting you dressed concerning knowledge when travelling to the North.


Getting to the Museum

If you consider going to this museum, Arktikum is located on the bank of River Ounasjoki at the intersection of two northbound main roads leading out of the centre of Rovaniemi.

A spectacular view of the confluence of two significant rivers opens directly from the main corridor of Arktikum. You can walk to the museum from your hotel in central Rovaniemi in 15 minutes.


The Arktikum Museum
Pohjoisranta 4
96200 Rovaniemi
Rovaniemi, Lapland

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  • Lattitude: 66.509590
  • Longitude: 25.721951