Experience Helsinki through sight, sound and smell at Helsinki City Museum.

Get two free postcards at the Helsinki City Museum with your Go Helsinki pass

  • Get two free Helsinki postcards - a great souvenir to bring home!
  • Experience Helsinki through your strongest senses at Helsinki City Museum.
  • Enjoy the wide range of objects, books and pictures in the wonderful collections.

The Helsinki City Museum is located in the oldest quarters of the city, at the corner of Senate Square. It is a museum of everyday life, offering new perspectives to the history of the city, heart-warming details and many types of spaces
and atmospheres to hang out in.

Helsinki City Museum is a museum for the people where visitors can wander through its buildings and courtyards, each taking you on a different journey through Helsinki's history. Each exhibition is themed to offer a real sensorial experience of Helsinki by sound, smell, touch and sight. Through these engaging and interactive displays, you and the family can learn about this vibrant city like never before.


The Essentials

Know before you go

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Hours of Operation

Monday - Friday: 11AM - 7PM

Saturday & Sunday: 11AM - 5PM 


1 January, 14-17 April, 1 May, 25 May, 23-25 June, 6 December, and 24-26 December.

Getting there

Closest Stop: 

Ritarihuone (Tram 2, 4, 5, 7)

Helsinki University (Helsingin yliopisto) (Metro)


Aleksanterinkatu 16,

00170 Helsinki


+358 (0)9 3103 6630


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