Opening hours

Exceptions

  • On national holidays all units are closed and on preceding days they are open between 9am and 16pm.

The National Archives in Helsinki

  • Mon-Fri 09.00-16.00.
  • Office Mon-Fri 13.00-15.00
  • Extended opening hours in the reading room on Wednesdays 16.00-20.00 (NB! The extended opening hours start on January week 3 and last until May week 20)
  • Documents are delivered Monday to Friday until 14.30. Delivery time for documents at Rauhankatu is 90 minutes; next-day delivery for documents at Siltavuori.
  • Documents at Hallituskatu are delivered to Rauhankatu four times per week (Tue-Fri). Orders made before 2.30pm on the previous day will be available at the Rauhankatu reading room in the following morning.

The National Archives in Hämeenlinna

  • Tue-Fri 09.00-16.00
  • Extended opening hours in the reading room on Thursdays 16.00-18.00 (NB! The extended opening hours start on January week 3 and last until May week 20)
  • Documents are delivered 09.00-11.00 and 12.00-15.00

The Sámi Archives, Inari

  • Mon-Thu 09.00-16.00

The National Archives in Joensuu

  • Tue-Fri 09.00-16.00
  • Extended opening hours in the reading room on Wednesdays 16.00-18.00 (NB! The extended opening hours start on January week 3 and last until May week 20)
  • Documents are delivered 09.00-11.00 and 12.00-15.00

The National Archives in Jyväskylä

  • Tue-Fri 09.00-16.00
  • Extended opening hours in the reading room on Wednesdays 16.00-18.00 (NB! The extended opening hours start on January week 3 and last until May week 20)
  • Documents are delivered 09.00-11.00 and 12.00-15.00

The National Archives in Mikkeli

  • Tue-Fri 09.00-16.00 (NB! Limited service on Fridays)
  • Extended opening hours in the reading room on Tuesdays 16.00-18.00 (NB! The extended opening hours start on January week 3 and last until May week 20)
  • Documents are delivered 09.00-11.00 and 12.00-15.00. Documents at the central archive are delivered to Pirttiniemenkatu three times per week (Tue-Thu). Orders made before 2 pm on the previous day will be available in the Pirttiniemenkatu reading room in the following morning.
  • On Fridays, services in St. Michel are more limited than on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays. Only documents delivered to the reading room in the previous days, incoming distance loans and digitized material with customer terminals are available in the reading room.

The National Archives in Oulu

  • Tue-Fri 09.00-16.00
  • Extended opening hours in the reading room on Thursdays 16.00-18.00 (NB! The extended opening hours start on January week 3 and last until May week 20)
  • Documents are delivered 09.00-11.00 and 12.00-15.00

The National Archives in Turku

  • Tue-Fri 09.00-16.00
  • Extended opening hours in the reading room on even weeks on Tuesdays 16.00-18.00 (NB! The extended opening hours start on January week 4 and last until May week 20)
  • Documents are delivered 09.00-11.00 and 12.00-15.00

The National Archives in Vaasa

  • Tue-Thu 09.00-16.00
  • Extended opening hours in the reading room on even weeks on Wednesdays 16.00-18.00 (NB! The extended opening hours start on January week 4 and last until May week 20)
  • Documents are delivered 09.00-11.00 and 12.00-15.00