Welcome to Lusto

Immerse yourself in forest culture in the Punkaharju national landscape. Lusto’s exhibitions, collections, events, work demonstrations and theme days provide a diverse and illustrative insight into the significance of forests in the life of Finns.

Opening hours

Renovated museum opens at 17.5.2024.

Museum and Lusto Shop
Lusto closes for exhibition reform on September 4th. The renovated museum opens in May 2024.
From May 17 daily10-17

Admission tickets


AdultsEUR 16
SeniorsEUR 13
StudentsEUR 13
Children (7–15 years)EUR 8
Family ticket (2 adults + children 7–15 years)EUR 40
Group tickets (minimum 10 people)
Prices per person
AdultsEUR 14
Seniors and studentsEUR 12
Children (7–15 v.)EUR 7

One personal assistant gets free entry to the museum when accompanying a paying visitor. Assistance dogs are welcome.
We accept cash, debit and credit cards (Eurocard, Mastercard and Visa). We also accept Smartum Culture, Virike and Tyky vouchers. Printed invoice for groups EUR 5, invoices sent by email and e-invoices are free.

Service fee outside opening hours

For visits outside the museum’s opening hours, we charge a service fee in addition to our standard fees’. The service fee is always agreed on a case-by-case basis at EUR 120/an hour or part thereof.


We are part of the Kaikukortti network.

Museum Card – a year-long cultural journey!

The Museum Card is a personal entrance ticket to more than 300 museums across Finland. It costs EUR 79 in 2024 and is valid for one year from the first museum visit. Renewal of a valid Museum Card costs EUR 73.

See all participating museums on the Finnish Museums Association website

Getting to Lusto


Lustontie 1
58450 Punkaharju


Lusto is located in Punkaharju, Savonlinna, along the Savonlinna-Parikkala Road 14 and the Savonlinna-Parikkala railway line. It is about 14 km from the centre of Punkaharju on Road 14 in the direction of Savonlinna and about 30 km from Savonlinna in the direction of Parikkala. Follow the signs for Lusto on Road 14.


Public transport

The Lusto train halt is about 100 metres and the nearest bus stop about 400 metres from the museum entrance. Punkaharju lies about 350 km from Helsinki, and the distance to the centre of Savonlinna is about 30 km. The nearest airport is about 30 km away.

See how to get to the museum by public transport