Janssonien sukuhauta © Kuva: HAM / Maija Toivanen

The Jansson Family grave

Tove Jansson passed away at the age of 86 in Helsinki on 27 June 2001. She has been buried in the Jansson Family grave on the old side of the Hietaniemi Cemetery, near the Artists’ Hill. The memorial has a statue made by Tove’s father, Viktor Jansson (1886-1958).

The grave is located at Hietaniemi Cemetery, Old Cemetery quarter 15, row 10, number 11.