Previous exhibitions

The Customs Museum has organised the following thematic exhibitions during the last decade:

2006 Nordic Klondyke – Foreign trade and customs activity in Petsamo
2007 From booze to figs – 100 years of the Customs Laboratory
2008 Women at Customs
2009 Customs crosses borders – The history of the international activity of Finnish Customs
2010–11 Customs in Karelia – Customs at the Gates of St. Petersburg 1812–1939
2012–13 Finnish Customs 200 years Customs jubilee year exhibition
2014–15 Heavenly goods – Customs and the history of air traffic
2016–17 The most hated tax? Customs and the import of cars

Image: The exhibition in 2007 focused on the history of the Customs Laboratory.

Image: The 2008 “Women at Customs” exhibition focused on the history of female customs officials.

Image: The exhibition in 2009 focused on the history of international activities by Customs.

The 2010-2011 exhibition focused on the history of customs activity on the Karelian Isthmus.


Image: The 2016-2017 thematic exhibition focused on the import and taxation of cars. By clicking the image, you can access our video tour of the Customs Museum!