Suomenlinna Art Walk


Evert Friday, three artist work rooms in Suomenlinna open their doors to visitors and offer a chance to learn about their work and locally crafted products.

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Suomenlinna – Islands of light exhibition at Suomenlinna Museum


"Islands of Light" is an exhibition by English photographer and writer Tim Bird reflecting his fascination with Suomenlinna and its variety of light, and introducing some of the people who live in Suomenlinna.

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Did you know that...

It is possible to do volunteer work in Suomenlinna

Thanks to the park pal volunteer programme, it is possible to work for the benefit of this UNESCO World Heritage Site. Organized by the City of Helsinki’s Public Works Department, park pal work is voluntary work that a person does in the city’s public parks more than once a year. Become a park pal and help us to maintain World Heritage.

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One of Finland's World Heritage Sites

In 1991, the Suomenlinna fortress was added to the UNESCO World Heritage List as a unique monument of military architecture. Another special feature of the fortress is that in the course of its history it has served in the defence of three realms: Sweden, Russia and Finland.

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Beautiful all year around

When is Suomenlinna open for visits? How do I get to Suomenlinna? Find an answer to these and many other frequently asked questions about Suomenlinna.

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Get to know Suomenlinna

See Suomenlinna from a bird's view and go inside tunnels and restaurants from home or your hotel room. You can choose summer or winter version. Click below to Suomenlinna Skyview service.

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