Admission with Museum Card

Helsinki City Museum, Burghers House

Kristianinkatu 12,
00170 Helsinki

Sneak in through the yellow gate and revel in the atmosphere of the 1860s in the oldest surviving wooden house in Helsinki.


At the Burghers House Museum, you can experience everyday life and living in a house of the bourgeois in the Kruununhaka district of the 1860s and 70s. The oldest wooden residential building in central Helsinki is decorated as the home of Alexander Wickholms family, who owned the house starting from 1859.

The charming Burghers House museum will open for the summer season on Thursday 2 May and remain open until 29 September. The museum is open 11:00–17:00 from Wednesday to Sunday and offers plenty of free events for the whole family.

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Museum contact details

Helsinki City Museum, Burghers House
Kristianinkatu 12, 00170 Helsinki

(09) 3107 1549

Museum website

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Helsinki City Museum, Burghers House, Kristianinkatu 12, 00170 Helsinki


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Admission fees

Admission with Museum Card
Admission with Museum Card

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Opening hours

Mon Closed
Tue Closed
Wed 11:00-17:00
Thu 11:00-17:00
Fri 11:00-17:00
Sat 11:00-17:00
Sun 11:00-17:00