Plan your visit

This section offers instructions and materials for your visit to the fortress. Here you will find information on getting around at Suomenlinna and the Blue route that showcases the main sights of the fortress.

Here you will also find information on accessibility to help with the visit of those with restricted mobility.

It is also worthwhile taking a look at the Suomenlinna brochure in advance. The brochure is available in nine languages. In this section, you will also find maps tailored for different needs.

Fly over the fortress

With the Skyview service, you can get ready for a visit by exploring the fortress from the air. You will also get a chance to peek into the tunnels and many indoor areas. The presentation is available in two versions: summer and winter.

To Skyview

Opening hours and events

Suomenlinna is a district of Helsinki and is open to visits every day of the year. Most tourist services on the island are open during the summer season, but there are some services available in the winter as well. You will find information about opening hours and events in the calendar.

See calendar