Information and feedback

Suomenlinna is one of the most popular sights in Finland with around one million visitors yearly. Tourist information at the fortress is open all year around and can be found at the pink Jetty Barracks building right by the HSL ferry quay.

The tourist office will gladly give you tips for your visit and provide you with information on the services available and events taking place. At the tourist information point you can pick up the free Suomenlinna brochure available in nine languages (Finnish, Swedish, English, Russian, German, French, Spanish, Japanese and Chinese). The brochure has a map of the fortress and basic information on the history, sights and services on the island. Check the calendar for more information on the times when the services are available.

Opening hours

The tourist information is open

  • daily from 10 am to 6 pm during the summer season (2 May–30 September) and
  • daily from 10 am to 4 pm during the winter season (1 October–3o April).

The tourist information is closed on Good Friday, May Day (1 May), Independence Day (6 December) as well as Christmas Eve and Christmas Day (24–25 December).

From May to September the tourist information also serves you daily at the Suomenlinna Centre.

You can reach the tourist information by calling +358 29 533 8410 or by e-mail, info@suomenlinna.fi.

Free introductory exhibition

At the tourist infromation there is also a free introductory exhibition that provides the visitor with good background information about the fortress. Free wi-fi is also available at the tourist information.

Next to the tourist information there is a waiting area for ferry passengers, open every day from early morning to late at night (6 am to 2 am). There is a public toilet in the waiting area.

Give feedback

The Governing Body of Suomenlinna actively collects feedback from all visitors to the fortress and customers of the meeting and function facilities. You can send us feedback by e-mail (info@suomenlinna.fi), fill in the satisfaction form at the QualityNet site or fill in a traditional paper form at the tourist information point at the Jetty Barracks.

You can review your visit to Suomenlinna Sea Fortress or share your experience with other visitors also on TripAdvisor travel forum.

The valuable feedback from our visitors is used to help with developing and coordinating tourism at Suomenlinna and monitoring the overall quality of the site. Thank you for your feedback!