Free admission days at museums in Helsinki

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Is your wallet empty and your museum card expired? No problem. The following museums in Helsinki offer free admission at least once a month. Check the museums’ websites for any possible changes. Remember too that admission to galleries is always free of charge!

Always check the free opening hours on the site's own pages!


Design Museum
Korkeavuorenkatu 23
Last Tuesday of the month from September to May, 4pm-8pm 


Sinebrychoff Art Museum, 1st floor 
Bulevardi 40 
First Wednesday of the month, 5pm-8pm (from 2.11.2022. onwards)
The house museum on the 2nd floor has free entry

Kunsthalle Helsinki
Nervanderinkatu 3
First Wednesday of the month, 6pm-8pm 

Finnish Museum of Photography
The Cable Factory, Tallberginkatu 1 G
Every last Wednesday of the month, 5pm-8pm

Kämp Galleria, Mikonkatu 1
Every last Monday of the month, 5pm-8pm

Hotel and Restaurant Museum
Kaapelitehdas, Tallberginkatu 1 G
Last Wednesday of the month, 5pm-8pm 

Theatre Museum
Kaapeliaukio 3, Kaapeliaukio 3, G-porras
Last Wednesday of the month, 5pm-8pm 

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Museum of Technology
Viikintie 1
Pay What You Want day on Thursdays!
The Museum of Technology is located in Helsinki’s Old Town


National Museum of Finland
Mannerheimintie 34   
Fridays 4pm-6pm                    

Museum of Finnish Architecture
Kasarmikatu 24
First Friday of the month, 11am-6pm

Helsinki Art Museum HAM
Tennispalatsi, Eteläinen Rautatiekatu 8
Last Friday of the month, 11.30am-7pm
Parts of the museum are always free of charge

Villa Hakasalmi
Mannerheimintie 13b
Last friday of the month, 11am-5pm

Museum of Contemporary Art Kiasma
Mannerheiminaukio 1
Free admission for all on the first Friday of the month

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The following museums in Helsinki offer free admission at least once a month.