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Opening hours and events

29.11.-30.11.2014

Suomenlinna Christmas Event

LinnoitustonttuKing Gustav III and the Old Militia of Helsinki will be opening the Christmas season on Suomenlinna with a resounding cannon salute. Visitors can buy products made by local craftspeople and other artists, taste Christmas delicacies in the cafés and restaurants and visit some of the museums and crafts workshops. Children can also follow the Fortress Gnome’s route around the fortress.

Printable programme

Saturday, November 29

10– Trail of the Fortress Gnome, a trail with tasks outdoors.

10–16 Exhibition: Drawings by Suomenlinnan Elementary school’s pupils in the Jetty Barracks.

10.30–16.30 Suomenlinna Centre, Suomenlinna Museum, café and shop open. Museum tickets 6,5/4 €. The Quiz of the Gnome at Suomenlinna Museum.

11–16 Art Exhibition in the Jetty Barracks Gallery.

11­–15 Club Renata Shop & Center open.

11–16 Suomenlinna Toy Museum and café open. Tickets to the museum 6/5/3 €.

11–16 Hostel Suomenlinna, Crafts market and Christmas porridge.

11.30–15 Ehrensvärd Museum Open. Tickets 3/1 €.

12.00 Opening ceremonies of the Christmas season at the Great Courtyard.

12–16 Open doors at Glass studio Hytti and Wood studio Esa Toivanen and WRKSHP Viapori.

12–16 Open doors and market at Ceramics studio Pot Viapori.

12.30 Guided walking tour in Russian, tickets 10/4 €, starting from the Suomenlinna Centre.

12.40 The Tiernapojat (Star Boys, pupils of the Suomenlinna school) performance at the Suomenlinna Centre.

13–15 Open doors at Tenaille von Fersen banquet hall.

13–17 18th Century Christmas market at the Tenalji von Fersen banquet hall.

13.10 The Fortress Choir sings Christmas carols at the Jetty Barracks.

13.30 The Fortress Choir sings Christmas carols at the Library.

13.30 Guided walking tour in English, tickets 10/4 €, starting from the Suomenlinna Centre.

13.40 The Tiernapojat (Star Boys, pupils of the Suomenlinna school) performance at the Jetty Barracks.

14.00 The Fortress Choir sings Christmas carols at the Suomenlinna Centre.

 

Sunday, November 30

10– Trail of the Fortress Gnome, a trail with tasks outdoors.

10–16 Exhibition: Drawings by Suomenlinnan Elementary school’s pupils in the Jetty Barracks

10.30–16.30 Suomenlinna Centre, Suomenlinna Museum, café and shop open. Museum tickets 6,5/4 €. The Quiz of the Gnome at Suomenlinna Museum.

11–16 Art Exhibition in the Jetty Barracks Gallery.

11–16 Suomenlinna Toy Museum and café open. Tickets to the museum 6/5/3 €.

11­–15 Club Renata Shop & Center open.

11.40 The Tiernapojat (Star Boys, pupils of the Suomenlinna school) performance at the Jetty Barracks.

12–15 Ehrensvärd Museum Open. Tickets 3/1 €.

12–16 Open doors at Glass studio Hytti and Wood studio Esa Toivanen and WRKSHP Viapori.

12–16 Open doors and market at Ceramics studio Pot Viapori.

12.30 Guided walking tour in Russian, tickets 10/4 €, starting from the Suomenlinna Centre.

12.40 The Tiernapojat (Star Boys, pupils of the Suomenlinna school) performance at the Suomenlinna Centre.

13.30 Guided walking tour in English, tickets 10/4 €, starting from the Suomenlinna Centre.

14.00 Mass conducted at Suomenlinna Church.

RESTAURANTS AND CAFÉS

  • Suomenlinna Brewery Restaurant Sat 12–22.
  • Viaporin Deli & Cafe Sat–Sun 11–18. All gift items -25%.
  • Restaurant Klubi 20 Sat 12–23.45, Christmas buffet 13–16.30, Sun 12–18.
  • Icecellar Café and Art shop Sat11–16, Sun 11–15.
  • Café Vanille Sat–Sun 11–16.
  • Toy Museum Café Sat–Sun 11–16.
  • Suomenlinna Centre Café Sat–Sun 10.30–16.30.

MUSEUMS

  • Suomenlinna Museum Sat–Sun 10.30–16.30. Tickets 6,5/4 €. The Quiz of the Gnome at Suomenlinna Museum.
  • Suomenlinna Toy Museum Sat–Sun 11–16. Tickets 6/5/3 €.
  • Ehrensvärd Museum Sat–Sun 11.30–15, Hot juice sold at the lobby, Sun 11.30–15. Tickets 3/1 €.

OTHER VENUES

  • Suomenlinna Visitor Centre at the Jetty Barracks Sat–Sun 10–16.
  • Suomenlinna Centre Sat–Sun 10.30–16.30.
  • Suomenlinna library Sat 10–16.
  • Club Renata Shop & Center Sat–Sun 11–15.
  • Hostel Suomenlinna Sat 11–16.

Dates

  • 29.11.-30.11.2014

How to get to Suomenlinna

Dates

  • 29.11.-30.11.2014

How to get to Suomenlinna