Alvar Aalto Museum
The Alvar Aalto Museum operates in two cities, Jyväskylä and Helsinki. The Alvar Aalto Museum building in Jyväskylä houses a specialist museum of architecture and design, which is a national and international centre for information on Aalto. The Alvar Aalto Academy and Alvar Aalto Museum Architectural Heritage Department is housed in the Aalto Studio building in Helsinki. The Alvar Aalto Museum works for the benefit of a better everyday environment and design culture, based on the lifetime work of Alvar Aalto and his humanist and ecological philosophy of design.