Opening hours and tickets

Please read current instructions for a safe museum visit.

You can purchase tickets online from our webshop or from the museum. Tickets are available from the online store at a lower price than on the spot. Museum Card holders and others entitled to free entry may reserve their entry slot in advance. Entry to the National Museum of Finland is free on Fridays at 16:00–18:00.

Opening hours 2022

January - April
Tue-Sun 11 am – 6 pm

May - August
Mon-Sun 11 am – 6 pm

September - December
Tue-Sun 11 am – 6 pm

Exceptional opening hours/closed
April 15, Easter, closed
May 1, May Day, closed
June 25–26, Midsummer Eve and Day, closed
December 24–25, Christmas time closure



Adults €15 (at the museum)
Adults €14 (webshop)
Reduced €10* (at the museum)
Reduced € 9,50* (webshop)
Entry is free for those under 18 years

Free admission:
On Fridays 4.00 pm - 6.00 pm
On International Museum Day, 18 May
On Helsinki Day, 12 June

*Reduced entry fee applies students, pensioners, senior citizens, and persons over 65 years, unemployed, conscripts, persons undergoing non-military service and groups more than 10 persons.

Guided tours and workshops

Payment methods

Debit and credit cards, cash, Museum Card, ICOM Card, Helsinki Card, Edenred Ticket Mind & Body -card, Edenred Ticket Mind & Body -mobile payment, Eazybreak, Smartum, Smartum Pay -mobile payment, Tyky+, ePassi, press card and voucher (travel agencies)

We are a safe space for everyone

We follow safer space principles at the museums and castles of the National Museum of Finland. We make it a priority to ensure the safety of your visit. Please, let us know if you encounter any problems during your museum visit. To learn more, please visit our Safe space page.