Contact information and connections
Route planner for the Hämeenlinna local traffic: http://hameenlinna.matkahuolto...
Approximately 15-minute walk away from Hämeenlinna railway station, and an approximately 10-minute walk from the bus station in the centre of Hämeenlinna.
Parking for passenger cars and buses There is a free of charge parking permit area near the castle by Kustaa III:n katu, as well as free parking spaces along the road. There is another free of charge parking permit area along Tampereentie for both passenger cars and buses.
Opening hours of the Prison 2023
2.5.-31.5.: Mon–Fri 10:00–16:00, Sat-Sun 11:00-16:00
1.6.-31.8.: Mon–Sun 10:00–17:00
Ticket sale and museum shop close at 16.30.
Closed on Midsummer Eve
Admission fees 2023
Concession tickets* €6
Children aged 7–17 €4
Family ticket (2 adults and 1–4 children) €25
School groups €4/student
*Students, pensioners, people over 65 years old, unemployed, conscripts, and groups of more than 10 people
We accept the Museum Card.
Region ticket for Castle Peninsula (joint ticket for Häme Castle, Museo Militaria, Prison) 2 May–31 August. Covers the entrance fees to Häme Castle, Museo Militaria, and the Prison.
Children aged 7–17 €9