Book a guided tour or a workshop

Book a guided tour of museum exhibitions or a workshop that combines a range of activities and making things with your hands with historical content.

Bookings

Our tour services can tailor a tour for you according to your specific needs. You can book a tour by calling +358 (0)29 533 6902 from Tuesday to Friday 9 am – noon. You can also leave a contact request via email: skm.opastusvaraukset@kansallismuseo.fi.

Individual tours must be booked a week in advance and tours for multiple groups must be booked 2–4 weeks in advance. We recommend that school trips be booked at least four weeks ahead of time.

Group sizes

In order to maintain safety at the museum exhibitions, we have a limited tour group size. Therefore, larger groups must book multiple tours, depending on the group’s size.  The largest group size allowed per tour: Day care groups: 21 children Schools and other educational institutions: 25 pupils Adults, 25 people

Payments and invoicing

The guided tours are paid for at the ticket sales desk on arrival at the National Museum, during the museum’s opening hours.  We accept the following payment methods: cash, debit cards, invoicing, credit cards and Smartum culture vouchers (vouchers from travel agencies are also accepted). 

Day care and school groups in the mornings:

Payments in cash or with an invoice if the museum’s ticket sales desk is closed. If you wish to pay on receipt of an invoice, please bring your invoicing address and business ID/personal identity code with you (there will be no added invoicing fee).

Cancellations

Any tour cancellations must be made no later than two working days in advance. Otherwise, we will charge the client the full price for the tour. 

In the event of an acute illness, a children’s tour group reservation may be cancelled on the morning of the tour day by calling our tour services on +358 (0)29 533 6902 (Tue–Fri, 9 am – noon) or ticket sales desk on +358 (0)29 533 6901 (Tue–Sun, 11 am – 6 pm), or by sending us email at skm.opastusvaraukset@kansallismuseo.fi.