Opening hours

1.6.-31.8.2021


Exceptions to opening hours

  • On public holidays, the branches of the National Archives are closed.
  • On the eve of the holidays, the ranches are open 9 am–4 pm.

Helsinki

  • Helsinki branch is closed 1.12.2020-15.6.2021 due to the coronavirus pandemic
  • Reading rooms in Rauhankatu in use by advance booking
  • Monday–Friday 9 am–4 pm
  • office Monday–Friday 1 pm–3 pm
  • exceptions: closed on 25th June
  • extended reading room opening hours on Wednesdays from 9 am to 8 pm (Note! The extended hours start in January in week 2 and end in May in week 20, no extended opening hours on May 12th)
  • material from Rauhankatu is delivered to the reading room until 2:30 pm (delivery time max. 90 minutes)
  • deliveries of material from Siltavuori are made once per day
  • deliveries of material from Hallituskatu are made three times a week (from Tuesday to Thursday)

Hämeenlinna

  • Hämeenlinna branch is closed 2.12.2020-30.6.2021 due to the coronavirus pandemic
  • Reading rooms in use by advance booking
  • Tuesday–Friday 9 am–4 pm
  • exceptions: closed on 25th June and the reading room is closed on mondays
  • extended reading room opening hours on Thursdays from 9 am to 6 pm (Note! The extended hours start in January in week 2 and end in May in week 18, no extended opening hours on April 1st)
  • material is delivered to the reading room during 9 am–11 am and 12 noon–3 pm

The Sámi Archives, Inari

  • Monday–Thursday 9 am–4 pm
  • we recommend you to notify us in advance before visiting the reading room (saamelaisarkisto@arkisto.fi or 050 408 3062)
  • please check the opening hours and the instructions for booking research room in advance from the Sámi Archives

Joensuu

  • Tuesday–Friday 9 am–4 pm
  • exceptions: closed on 25th June and the reading room is closed on mondays
  • extended reading room opening hours on Wednesdays from 9 am to 6 pm (Note! The extended hours start in January in week 2 and end in May in week 18)
  • material is delivered to the reading room during 9 am–11 am and 12 noon–3 pm

Jyväskylä

  • Tuesday–Friday 9 am–4 pm
  • exceptions: closed on 25th June and the reading room is closed on mondays
  • extended reading room opening hours on Wednesdays from 9 am to 6 pm (Note! The extended hours end in May in week 18)
  • material is delivered to the reading room during 9 am–11 am and 12 noon–3 pm

Mikkeli

  • the number of seats in the reading room has been reduced and we recommend preannouncement on visits
  • Tuesday–Thursday 9 am–4 pm
  • exceptions: the reading room is closed on mondays and fridays
  • extended reading room opening hours on Tuesdays from 9 am to 6 pm (Note! The extended hours start in January in week 2 and end in May in week 19)
  • material from Pirttiniemenkatu is delivered to the reading room during 9 am–11 am and 12 noon–3 pm
  • material from the central archives is delivered to the reading room once per day on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays. Requests for materials must be made the previous day before 2 pm at the latest. Any possible special arrangements must be agreed on in advance: kirjaamo@arkisto.fi.

Oulu


Turku

  • Turku branch is closed 9.12.2020-16.6.2021 due to the coronavirus pandemic.
  • Reading rooms in use by advance booking
  • Tuesday–Friday 9 am–4 pm
  • exceptions: closed on 25th June and the reading room is closed on mondays
  • extended reading room opening hours on Tuesdays of weeks with even week numbers from 9 am to 6 pm (Note! The extended hours start in January in week 2 and end in May in week 18)
  • material is delivered to the reading room during 9 am–11 am and 12 noon–3 pm

Vaasa

  • Tuesday–Thursday 9 am–4 pm
  • exceptions: the reading room is closed on mondays and fridays, and from 19th July until 6th August
  • Material is delivered to the reading room during 9 am–11 am and 12 noon–3 pm