Situated on top of the Arctic Circle, Arktikum serves as a museum, science center, and conference venue. Visit one of the museum's educational exhibits, including Northern Ways at the Provincial Museum of Lapland and Arctic in Change at the Arctic Centre. Walk through the glass-roofed foyer, view one of the temporary exhibits, or join in on a museum event. Most importantly, you'll learn about Arctic nature and ways of life in a beautiful setting. This cultural site is available to host meetings and also has a cafe and library. With our international travel planner, Rovaniemi attractions like Arktikum can be center stage of your vacation plans, and you can find out about other attractions like it, unlike it, near it, and miles away.
Tours to Arktikum
Rovaniemi Guided Tour and Santa Claus Village BOOK WITH VIATOR FROM $123
Duration: 3 hours
Rovaniemi walking tour and guided Arktikum experience BOOK WITH VIATOR FROM $269
Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes
Rovaniemi photography tour BOOK WITH VIATOR FROM $78
Duration: 2 hours
Incredibly neat museum! Tons of interesting information about culture, climate, geology, history, you name it! Exhibits were all fascinating and well put together. The staff is very friendly, and the gift shop was nice. The architecture is top-notch too. If you're in the area, this is a must-see
Ten minute walk from the Shopping Center. A very nice museum all about Polar Climate. Best to spend up to two hours for everything inside. Just outside, a park with a view of the Frozen River. Next door is the science museum You can buy a ticket good for 3 museums at much cheaper price.
Plan your trip to Rovaniemi
Get a personalized planA complete day by day itinerary
based on your preferences
Customize itRefine your plan. We'll find the
best routes and schedules
Book itChoose from the best hotels
and activities. Up to 50% off
Manage itEverything in one place.
Everyone on the same page.
See all ›
Side trips from Rovaniemi
Museums in Rovaniemi
Hidden gems in Rovaniemi
Nearby attractions in Rovaniemi
Plans to Arktikum by other users
21 days in Lapland BY A USER FROM ICELAND October, popular sights Preferences: October Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 6 days in Tampere, Lapland & Helsinki BY A USER FROM LITHUANIA October, popular sights Preferences: October Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 10 days in Lapland BY A USER FROM SPAIN December, teens, popular sights Preferences: December, teens Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 10 days in Lapland & Helsinki BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM October, popular sights Preferences: October Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 4 days in Lapland BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM October, popular sights Preferences: October Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 46 days in Europe BY A USER FROM THE NETHERLANDS July, hidden gems Preferences: July Attraction style: Hidden gems Pace: Medium