The Finnish Museum of Photography is the country's only museum devoted entirely to the art and practice of photography in Finland. The exhibitions throw light on Finnish photography, both past and present, through a collection of over 3.7 million photographs. No budding photographer should pass on visiting this one-of-a-kind museum in Helsinki.

The museum is dedicated to showcasing photographic art and nurturing and fostering its culture in Finland. The museum was founded in 1969 and continues to pave the way for photography in Finland. Visitors can also enjoy temporary Finnish and foreign photo exhibitions, as well as the permanent exhibitions on display.

This museum is a great one for budding designers, or those with an interest in Finland's creative history.


  • Finland's only photography museum
  • 3.7 million photographs
  • National and international artist exhibitions

How to get there:

Bus: Several buses/ u seita busseja 

Tram: 8

Metro: Ruoholahti

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2 January - 30 December
Monday Closed
Tuesday 11.00 – 18.00
Wednesday 11.00 – 20.00
Thursday 11.00 – 18.00
Friday 11.00 – 18.00
Saturday 11.00 – 18.00
Sunday 11.00 – 18.00


19.4., 22.4., 1.5., 22.-23.6., 6.12., 24.-26.12., 31.12., 1.1.2020

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Tallberginkatu 1 G (Kaapelitehdas), Helsinki


+358 (0)9 6866 3621