Visiting Information


Tamminiementie 6, Helsinki 25,
P.O.Box 5400, 00099 The City of Helsinki
Tel. +358 9 310 87031, fax +358 9 310 87030

Opening hours

Tue - Sun 11 a.m. to 6.30 p.m, Mon closed.


Normal ticket 8 e
Normal discount ticket 6 e
Admission is free for children under 18 years of age.
Free admission on fridays 11-16!

Guided tours

Guided tours free of charge (in Finnish), Wed at 5 p.m. and Sun at 2 p.m.

Tours in English can be booked by calling +358 9 310 87003.

To book a private tour, please call. +358 9 310 87003 (Mon-Fri 9-15). Prices of guided tours: 60 euros on weekdays, 75 euros on Sundays and holidays.

Available languages: Finnish, Swedish, English and Russian. Descriptive tours are available for the visually impaired.

School groups:
Guided tours for school groups 20 euros on Tue-Fri between 11-15 o´clock other times normal prices. Advance booking required, tel. +358 (9) 3108 7003. For more information please contact Kaisa Kettunen +358 (9) 3108 7054.

Location and address

The Museum is located in Meilahti park area, near the end stop of bus no 24.
Stops of tram 4 and buses 14 and 18 are in the distance of 10 minutes' walk from the Museum.


The museum galleries are located on one floor providing easy access to all visitors. A wheelchair, pushchairs and a baby sling are available free for hire during the visit. There are chairs and benches in the galleries for resting and light-weight folding chairs are also available. The workshop facilities have been designed to accommodate visitors with physical or functional disabilities.

Magnifying glasses and torches are available at the ticket office. The ticket office also has an induction loop and hearing aid. For guided tours, radio devices that amplify the guide’s voice are available. Please request for a radio when you book your tour. Guide and assistance dogs are welcome!

For more information on accessibility, please contact: tel. +358 9 310 87073 (Tue–Fri 11–19).


Cloakroom (not guarded) and lockers are in the museum entrance hall.

Services for families

The ladies rest room has a baby changing table.

Cafés, restaurants

There are several cafés and restaurants at the Meilahti and Seurasaari park area. We recommend to check opening hours beforehand.

Museum shop

Catalogues, postcards and posters are available at the museum's ticket selling.


Parking area is located beside the museum building.


It is not allowed to take photos in the museum.


Address: Tamminiementie 6, 00250 Helsinki. Tel. +358 9 310 87031, fax +358 09 310 87030
Open: Tue-Sun 11 a.m. – 6.30 p.m, Mon closed.

Normal ticket 8 e
Normal discount ticket 6 e
Admission is free for children under 18 years of age.
Free admission on fridays 11-16!

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