From 16th of May 2022: Museum and cafe are open Mon-Sun 11 am to 6 pm.
Winter (Sept – May) opening hours
Mon closed Tue. – Sat. 11 a.m. – 4 p.m. Sun. 11 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Closed on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day 24.-25.12.
Closed on Midsummer eve 24th of June
The museum is closed when changing exhibition: 5.9.-16.9.2022
10 € Adults
7 € Seniors
5 € Students, unemployed
- children under 18
- Museum card
- Smartum and recreational voucher
- Epass, Edenred and Eazybreak.
Covid-19 Information – updated 23.4.2022
Please note that our toilets are located by the entrance hall at Tarvaspää Cafe Zoceria. You can wear a face mask in the museum facilities.
The café-restaurant is open during museum hours. Tarvaspää Cafe Zoceria offers fine meeting and festive facilities for private and corporate use.
Inquiries and bookings:
In English on Saturdays at 12:30 pm
In Finnish on Wednesdays and Sundays at 1 pm
Winter: in Finnish Sundays at 1 pm.
Participation in the guided tours with the museum ticket.
During the tour you will familiarize yourself with the life of Akseli Gallen-Kallela and his family. Atelier studio Tarvaspää offers a great setting to talk about Finnish architecture and art of Gallen-Kallela. The themes of our current exhibition are introduced during the tour, and you can then continue to the exhibition independently. Most of the exhibition texts are available with English and Swedish translations.
Booked guided tours
Weekdays 65€ (Finnish, Swedish or English)
Weekends and public holidays 75€ (Finnish, Swedish or English)
Enquiries and bookings
email@example.com, 010 406 88 40
Photographing without flash is allowed.
Gallen-Kallelan tie 27
How to find Gallen-Kallela Museum
Tram no. 4 to Munkkiniemi. An approximately 2-kilometre walk via Munkinpuisto park from the Munkkiniemen puistotie (Laajalahden aukio) tram stop.
Bus 502 (Merihaka – Meilahti – Leppävaara) 1,5 km from the Tarvaspääntie stop.
Bus 113 (Westend – Tapiola (M) – Leppävaara), approximately 1.5 km from the Majurinkulma stop.
Bus 202 (Helmipöllönmäki – Leppävaara – Vitikka), approximately 1.5 km from the Tarvaspääntie stop .
Bus 550 (Westend – Leppävaara – Itäkeskus) 1.6 km from the Säteri stop.
The Gallen-Kallela Museum is in the HSL ticket zone B.
By car from the Vermonsolmu exit on the Turunväylä motorway or from the Kehä I ring road. Follow the signs. HOX! Altered trafic arrangements. If you need a handicap parking space, there is one next to café.
By city bike, the city bike station is loceted on the parking lot. For more information and city bike stations: https://kaupunkipyorat.hsl.fi/en/stations