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The Orthodox Church Museum of Finland, Kuopio, Northern Savonia

The Orthodox Church Museum of Finland

General Details

Head Priest:
Teresa Leskinen

Contact Details

Karjalankatu 1, Kuopio, Northern Savonia, 70110 Finland
[email protected]
0206 100 266
Head Priest:
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Historical Details

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The museum houses one of the most beautiful icon collections in the western world, precious gold and silver objects, and lavishly embroidered church textiles. The artefacts saved from Karelian monasteries left on Russian territory after WW II testify to the rich cultural heritage of the Orthodox Church.

For Priests or Parish Council Officers Services for the Museum

If you are a Priest or Parish Council Officer of this Museum you may use the following services:

Update Museum History

Take a moment to update the listing details of The Orthodox Church Museum of Finland, add photos as well as include information on your services and historical data so that the Museum listing is complete; your parishioners can better communicate with you and know more about the Museum!

Update Museum History

Lighten the Museum

Create and publish a list of items that you need for your Museum. As a Museum Representative, you are aware of religious items that the The Orthodox Church Museum of Finland truly needs. The Lighten a Church service enables you to create a list with what you need for the Museum; once there is a prospective donor who wishes to help, he or she can purchase an item or more from your Need list on Museum's behalf.

Lighten the Museum

Support for Museum Endeavours

Create Holy Causes for funding of your Museum's Christian projects and endeavours. Support a Holy Cause is a new service empowering your parishioners and followers to connect virtually with The Orthodox Church Museum of Finland and support specific Christian endeavours such as Philoptochos and Museum Renovation in an easy and secure way. As a Museum Representative, you can create one or more Holy Causes and start getting funding for your Museum projects.

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