Museum Visit

Gallen-Kallela Museum in summer 2014. Photo: GKM

Opening hours

Winter  (Sept – May) opening hours

Mon closed Tue. – Sat. 11 a.m. – 4 p.m. Sun. 11 a.m. – 5 p.m.  Winter opening times from 4th of September in 2023.

During midweek holidays museum is open according to Sunday opening hours.

Summer (May – Sept) opening hours

Summer opening hours: Mon – Tues from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m., Wednesdays 11 a.m. to 8 p.m., Thursday to Sunday 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Summer opening hours begin on Monday 13th of May 2024. 

During midweek holidays museum is open according to Sunday opening hours.


Closed on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day 24.-25.12.

Closed on New Year’s Eve and New Year’s Day 31.12.-1.1.

Closed on Midsummer´s eve


12 € Adults

7 € Seniors

5 € Students, unemployed

Free entrance 

  • children under 18 
  • Museum Card 
  • Kaikukortti

Payment Methods 

  • Cash, card, recreational vouchers incl. Smartum, Edenred and Epassi.

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.


Tarvaspää Café Zoceria

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:

Guided tours

Winter: in English on Saturdays at 3 pm, in Finnish Sundays at 1 pm.

Summer: in English on Saturdays at 3 pm, in Finnish Wednesdays and 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, 010 406 88 40


Photographing without flash is allowed.


Gallen-Kallela Museum
Gallen-Kallelan tie 27
02600 Espoo

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: