Muisti Centre of War and Peace

The Muisti Centre of War and Peace is a physical and virtual place of knowledge and learning resources that exhibits wartime experiences and memories, as well as various related phenomena.

Located in Mikkeli, Finland, this modern facility utilises the latest technology. Its scientific framework lies in humanistic and social research. Opening time is Spring 2021.

Content

The content presented will be based on scientific, objective research and collaboration with universities that carry out research in this field.

Technology

We will offer interactive and game-based activities utilising the latest digital technologies, such as virtual and extended reality.

Pedagogy

Our contents and teaching materials will be of the highest pedagogic quality.

Memory Database

The nation’s memory online at Muisti: an archive of wartime memories.

Base

The wartime headquarters of the Finnish Army in Mikkeli and the city block surrounding it.

Structure

Muisti Centre of War and Peace Support Foundation, Muisti Centre of War and Peace Ltd.

THIS IS A STORY
THAT CANNOT
BE FORGOTTEN

THIS IS A STORY
THAT WE HAVE TO
LEARN FROM

THIS IS A PLACE
THAT REMEMBERS
HOW WAR FEELS LIKE

THIS IS A PLACE,
WHERE MEMORIES
ARE STORED

THIS IS A PLACE
THAT REMEMBERS HOW
TO MAINTAIN PEACE

THIS IS A PLACE
THAT REMEMBERS HOW
TO END WARS


  • Leskinen Olli-Pekka

    CEO

    +358 45 11 02 013

    Managing Director of Muisti Centre of War and Peace.

  • Puntanen Pia

    Director of Content / Agent of the Centre of War and Peace Foundation

    +358 40 065 1620

    The Content of Exhibitions. Queries concerning the Foundation (Sodan ja rauhan keskus Muistin tukisäätiö sr).

  • Lindroth Marianne

    Communication and Marketing Specialist

    +358 50 475 1189

    Media relations and marketing.

  • Linnanen Jere

    Educator

    Co-operation with schools.

  • Kleemola Olli

    Senior Researcher

    +358 40 844 9971

    Co-operation with universities internationally.

  • Korhonen Jenni

    Exhibition Producer

    +358 50 47 53 808

    Exhibitions and premises.