Our opening hours are regular as of June 1, 2020 but the security measures due to the Coronavirus may affect the visitor services of the National Museum of Finland. We want to provide a pleasant and safe visit at our museums, and will inform about the safety measures on our website.

Contact information and connections

Kustaa III:n katu 8, 13100 Hämeenlinna Tel. +358 295 336 932, e-mail
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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

1 June –31 August 2020: Mon–Sun 10:00–17:00.

Closed on Midsummer Eve

Admission fees

Admission fees starting on 2 Jan 2020

Adults €10
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.

Adults €19
Children aged 7–17 €9