Moominvalley at Tampere Art Museum was closed at the end of October 2016 and the collection is now being conservated and moved to the new premises. The renewed Moomin Museum will open at Tampere Hall on June 17th 2017.
Making of Moomin museum exhibition at Tampere Hall’s Winter Garden displays for example, some of the unprecedented treasures Tove Jansson donated for Tampere Art Museum in 1986. At the Making of exhibition you can watch videos of how a conservator cleans the tail of Hemulen, how a museum technician takes care of the transportation of a fragile original work, and how an exhibition architect draws the dark pond of the “Moominpappa at Sea” section.
Also the Moomin Museum’s new Moomin library is now open. In the library, you can find Moomin books in almost 20 different languages as well as books about Tove Jansson.
The Winter Garden is open 11 am–5 pm on weekdays and whenever there is an event at Tampere Hall.