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Opening hours and prices


Winter season 2018

Opening hours of the museums and restaurant 1.1.–24.6. and 13.8.–31.12.2018
Tue, Thu–Sun 10am–5pm
Wed 10am–8pm

On Mondays, the museums are closed but Restaurant Laakonki serves lunch between 11am and 2.30 pm. At other times, the restaurant is open by advance reservation.
Please contact the restaurant at asiakaspalvelu@kotkanravintolat.fi or +358 10 832 3501.


Summer season 2018

Opening hours of the museums, icebreaker Tarmo and restaurant
25.6.–12.8.2018
Mon–Tue, Thu–Sun 10–18
Wed 10–20

Opening hours of icebreaker Tarmo

15.5.–24.6. and 13.–19.8.2018 Tue, Thu–Sun 10am–5pm
Wed 10am–8pm
Mon closed


Museum admission fees

Adults €10
Students, pensioners and conscripts €6
Group ticket (at least 15 adults) €6 (per person)
Free admission for those under 18 years of age. Admission to the exhibitions is free to everyone on Wednesdays between 5pm and 8pm.
Icebreaker Tarmo is open during summer season 2018. €5. Vellamo accepts the Museum Card, Smartum Liikunta- ja kulttuuriseteli vouchers,Tyky+ vouchers, VIRIKESETELI® and TICKET VIRIKE®.


Guided tours

You can book guided tours in Finnish, Swedish, English, German and Russian. The admission fees must be paid in addition to the tour fee. The recommended maximum group size is 25 people.

General tour (1 h) €60/guide

Guided tour for schoolchildren €40/guide
Icebreaker Tarmo €60/40.

Even groups coming for an unguided visit are asked to notify Maritime Centre Vellamo’s customer services of their arrival. In the event of congestion, groups that have booked a tour or provided notification of their arrival will take precedence.


Payment methods

Admission fees, tours and facility hire fees can be paid in cash or with most common debit and credit cards.