Open 10 am-6 pm
February - December Tue-Sun
Open 10 am-4 pm
The days before official holidays
Finnish Independence Day (Dec 6th)
Christmas Eve, Christmas Day
Children and schoolchildren
Students (student card), senior citizens
Groups (min. 20 pers.)
40 € + entrance ticket
permanent or changing exhibition
From the Glass Factory to the Museum – Tapio Wirkkala and the Finnish Glass Museum building -theme guidance
A Look into the Collections - guided tour in the collection storage
Max 12 persons
60 € + entrance ticket
History and the Present of Finnish Glass - guided tour at the Glass Museum and glassblowers´ former housing area ´Hyttikortteli´ and visit to a glass studio
Info/reservations tel. +358 (0) 19 758 4108
On show in the permanent exhibition of the Finnish Glass Museum are over 2,000 glass items of importance, from old pressed glass to Tapio Wirkkala's famous Kantarelli vase. The permanent exhibition is worth a visit for everyone who is interested in glass.
A great deal of literature on Finnish glass has been published. The museum shop stocks currently available books and facsimile editions of old catalogues of glass products.
EXPERT IDENTIFICATION SERVICES
The Finnish Glass Museum also provides expert identification services for a fee (10 euros / identified object) tel. +358 19 758 4106 / Hannele Viilomaa.
The museum does not provide price estimates.
Beside the Finnish Glass Museum operates Lunch Restaurant Kehrä. The restaurant offers lunch, cafe and catering services.
(Group reservations in advance, tel. +358 50 330 4446)