Other Collections


Porvoo Museum takes care of collections related to the J. L. Runeberg’s Home Museum and Walter Runeberg Sculpture Collection as well as art collections belonging to the city of Porvoo. In addition to the collections themselves, Porvoo Museum also attends to the research, handling, and exhibition activities related to the art collection, together with city’s culture services.

Porvoo Museum is the only museum in the area doing collections and research work. For this reason the museum has taken responsibility over collections owned by third parties. The work is done in accordance with the cooperation agreement between the museum association and the city of Porvoo.

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The Yrjö A. Jäntti Art Collection

The collection consists of Finnish art from the end of the 1800s until the 1980s. Among the over one thousand artworks there are, among others, paintings, prints and sculptures, as well as drawings and medals.


Collections of the J. L. Runeberg’s Home Museum

The collection contains objects that belonged to the family, artworks such as paintings by Marcus Larson and sculptures by their son Walter Runeberg. Photographs, books, and an archive are also included in the collection.