Exceptions in opening hours
Wed 1 January, New Year’s Day, closed
Thu 9 April, closed
Fri 10 Apr, Good Friday, closed
Sat 11 Apr, closed
Sun 12 Apr, Easter Sunday, closed
Mon 13 Apr, Easter Monday, closed
Thu 30 Apr, closed
Fri 1 May, May Day, closed
Thu 18 Jun, open to from 11:00 to 15:00
Fri 19 Jun, Midsummer Eve, closed
Sat 20 Jun, Midsummer Day, closed
Sun 21 Jun, Midsummer Sunday, closed
Sun 6 Dec, Independence Day, closed
Wed 23 Dec, Day before Christmas Eve, open from 11:00 to 15:00
Thu 24 Dec, Christmas Eve, closed
Fri 25 Dec, Christmas Day, closed
Sat 26 Dec, Boxing Day, closed
Thu 31 Dec, New Year’s Eve, open from 11:00 to 15:00
In Villa Hakasalmi, there are occasionally events that limit experiencing some parts of the exhibition. The events can be found in our event calendar.
Free admission days
The free admission days in 2020:
Friday 31 January
Friday 28 February
Friday 27 March CANCELLED
Friday 24 April CANCELLED
Friday 29 May CANCELLED
Friday 26 June
Friday 31 July
Friday 28 August
Free admission to exhibition also on:
Helsinki Day 12 June 2020
12/10 €, free entry for children under 18 and with Museum Card
At Villa Hakasalmi you can pay by cash and debit/credit cards (Visa, Visa Electron, V Pay, Mastercard, Maestro, Diners Club) and MobilePay.
You can also pay for admission with a cultural voucher (Smartum, Edenred, Tyky+), Edenred card, Smartum card, SmartumPay, MyEdenred, Eazybreak and ePassi.
Accessible for wheelchairs, accessible toilet, lifts outside and inside. The museum staff will unlock the lift when requested. A wheelchair can be borrowed. It is recommended that wheelchair users call the museum before their visit to make sure that the outdoor lift is in operation. Tel. +358 9 3107 8519.
A car for customers needing the wheelchair access can be temporarily parked at the accessible entrance for a while, but the museum has no parking places.
You can book a guided tour to Villa Hakasalmi on the Helsinki City Museum website.
The charming Empire style Villa Hakasalmi is located next to Finlandia Hall near Töölönlahti bay.
+ 358 9 3107 8519
Schools and day-care
Information on guided tours and events at Villa Hakasalmi for schools and day-care centres is available on the Helsinki City Museum website. You can also subscribe to a newsletter on the museum’s learning services. Museum visits from day-care centers and schools are always free of charge.
Arrange your event
The Villa is currently under renovation until mid-October, after which the different spaces are rentable once again. Watch a 360° presentation of the Villa Hakasalmi premises.
Stop for snacks, lunch or coffee at the idyllic café on the English-style courtyard of Villa Hakasalmi.