The National Archives of Finland

The duty of the National Archives is to ensure that records belonging to the national cultural heritage are preserved for future generations. Our unique materials are available to everyone.

Changes in opening hours

There are restrictions on the opening hours of the National Archives' branches due to the corona epidemic. The following branches are currently closed:

  • Helsinki until 31.1.2021 (reading rooms in use by advance booking)
  • Hämeenlinna until 31.1.2021 (reading rooms in use by advance booking, 19th January onwards)
  • Oulu until 1.2.2021 (reading rooms in use by advance booking, 19th January onwards)
  • Turku until 10.2.2021 (reading rooms in use by advance booking, 19th January onwards)

Other branches are open normally, but the situation may change rapidly due to regional regulations by health authorities. Please check the current opening hours in advance!

Opening hours