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Suomenlinna offers shopping opportunities to buy souvenirs and arts and crafts made by local artists. In the summer season, souvenirs are sold in several locations, and in the wintertime visitors can make purchases at the Suomenlinna Centre shop and the Icecellar art shop.

Suomenlinna Centre shop

The Suomenlinna Centre shop is open year-round and offers an extensive selection of souvenirs and gift items. The shop also features a café, and the Suomenlinna Museum is located in the same building.

Accessibility: The Suomenlinna Centre is along a wheelchair route. Accessibility has been taken into account in the design of the building, and there is an accessible toilet.

Icecellar art shop

The Icecellar art shop offers arts and crafts, graphics and books by local Suomenlinna artists. The Icecellar also has a café, which is open all year round and it features changing art exhibitions.

Accessibility: The Icecellar facilities are located on one floor. There is a ramp at the entrance.

Arts and Crafts Summer Shop B34

The shop, located on Susisaari Island, is open during the summer season. It is run by Viaporin taidekäsityöläiset ry artisans’ association. The summer shop features high-quality arts and handicrafts made by artisans living in Suomenlinna: textiles, ceramics, silver items and glass.

Accessibility: There is a ramp at the entrance. However, inside the store there are two thresholds so an assistant is needed.

Museum shop

The Museum shop, maintained by the Ehrensvärd Society, is located on Susisaari island and offers traditional souvenirs as well as textiles and household items adorned with Suomenlinna motifs. The shop is open from May through September.

Accessibility: There is a ramp at the entrance. However, inside the store there are two thresholds so an assistant is needed.

Toy Museum shop

The Toy Museum has a café and a small shop which sells genuine Steiff and Herman teddy bears and Käthe Kruse dolls. The selection also includes postcards, toys and paper dolls.

Accessibility: There are stairs at the entrance, but a wooden ramp can be erected when necessary to allow assisted entrance by wheelchair.

Grocery shop

The grocery shop serving Suomenlinna residents and visitors is open year-round. Its selection offers both everyday food supplies and snacks to enjoy during a visit to the area. The shop is located near the main pier, by the Pikku Mustasaari bridge.

Accessibility: There is a ramp at the entrance.

Artillery Bay summer kiosk

The kiosk, located near the Suomenlinna Centre, sells ice cream and refreshments as well as small souvenirs. The kiosk is only open during the summer season from May through September.