Safety in Suomenlinna during COVID-19

As a neighbourhood of Helsinki, the same COVID-19 regulations apply to Suomenlinna as to the whole Helsinki Metropolitan Area. You can check the updated situation from THL. Open the guidelines from the THL website.

Services, events and venues

You can enjoy services, history, culture and outdoors while walking around in the beautiful sea fortress and exploring the sights. You can see precise day-by-day information on open services from our opening hours calendar. Open the Suomenlinna website opening hours calendar.

Public events can be held within the current restrictions. Open the Suomenlinna events calendar for more information.

Conference and banquet facilities are available for rent. The number of people in meeting and banquet facilities is recommended to be kept lower than usual to allow safety. Get to know the venues here.

Transport to Suomenlinna

HSL ferry runs daily to Suomenlinna. In addition to the HSL ferry leaving from the Kauppatori Market Square, on weekdays you can also get to Suomenlinna on the HSL service ferry departing from Katajanokka. Also, JT-Line waterbuses operate to Suomenlinna from the Market Square. The number of passengers is reduced in the waterbuses until further notice. Open air travel on deck is possible on all vessels. Read more about transportation.

Let’s take care of safety together

We ask all visitors to pay attention to the rules and instructions related to the COVID-19 situation on social distancing, hand hygiene, face masks and card payments. Thank you for following the instructions!

The Heatmap service of the City of Helsinki shows the visitor peaks of different areas, attractions and services in Helsinki in real time in a map view. With the help of the Heatmap, you can, for example, schedule a visit to Suomenlinna at a quieter time. Go to Heatmap.

Need help planning your visit?

Suomenlinna Tourist Information is open and serves on Mon-Thu 10-16 and Fri-Sun 10-18: tel. +358 (0) 295 338 410, or through Facebook Messenger.

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