Helsinki City Museum *

Sisäänpääsy Museokortilla

Description
The Helsinki City Museum is the world´s only museum focusing on Helsinki. Personal experiences and everyday life of people in Helsinki are highlighted and reflected in the museum´s items and photographs. A Kiss-kiss candy wrapper, a squeaky steel spring bed and a photo of a suburb home yard are precious treasures in the museum. The Helsinki City Museum is located in the oldest blocks of the city near the Senate Square, and entrance is always free of charge. In the City Museum, everyone has the opportunity to fall in love with Helsinki. Four other museums—the Hakasalmi Villa, the Burgher´s House, the Worker Housing Museum and the Tram Museum—are also a part of the Helsinki City Museum. The museum´s collections comprise of approximately one million photographs and 450,000 items. In addition, it fosters buildings and environments of cultural historical value and operates as the regional museum for Central Uusimaa.

Address: Aleksanterinkatu 16, 00170 Helsinki
Postal address: PL 4300, 00099 Helsingin kaupunki

Website
http://www.helsinginkaupunginmuseo.fi

E-mail
kaupunginmuseohel.fi, etunimi.sukunimihel.fi

Location: Helsinki

Open

Mon 11:00-19:00
Tue 11:00-19:00
Wed 11:00-19:00
Thu 11:00-19:00
Fri 11:00-19:00
Sat 11:00-17:00
Sun 11:00-17:00

Admission
Vapaa pääsy

Type of the museum

Cultural History Museum

Regional Museum

Services

Auditorium

Café

Shop

Accessibility [the criteria]

Accessible

Wheelchair on loan

* Member museum of the Finnisn Museums Association

Museo kartalla
VINKKAA KAVERILLE