Opening hours, admission, location
NB! Large exhibition space is closed until 23 August. We are currently building new exhibitions.
Exhibitions are open
Tue–Sun 11 am – 6 pm
Wed 11 am – 8 pm
Exhibition info: +358 9 6866 3621
Information and image service by appointment
Tue–Thu 10 am – 3 pm
+358 9 6866 3623
Full price 10 €
Reduced price 5 € (students, pensioners, military servants, civil servants, job seekers)
Under 18 y.o. free admission
Free admission with Museokortti. Museokortti gives you access to over 250 museums in Finland. The card is valid for one year from the first day of use, and it costs 68€.
Combined ticket to Cable Factory museums (Finnish Museum of Photography, Theatre Museum & Hotel And Restaurant Museum) 15 €
Groups 5 € / person (min. 10 people)
Student groups 2 € / person (min. 5 students in a group)
Free admission last Wednesday evening of every month 5–8 pm.
Free admission to exhibitions in Process space.
Address: Kaapelitehdas, Tallberginkatu 1 G, 00180 Helsinki
By metro: Ruoholahti (ca. 600 m)
By tram: Line 8, stop Länsisatamankatu (100 m). NB! Bus 8X will replace Tram 8 between the Opera and Jätkäsaari from April 4 to August 31, 2018. The nearest bus stop to our museum will be a temporary bus stop along Itämerenkatu (called "Länsisatamankatu" H1339, H1440).
By bus: stop Salmisaari (ca. 300 m)
Find your way by public transport: Journey Planner
Exceptions to opening hours
The museum is closed:
Good Friday (March 30)
Easter Monday (April 2)
Vappu (May 1)
Museum is closed:
Midsummer (June 22–24)
Finnish Independence Day (December 6)
Christmas time (December 24–26)
New Year (December 31 & January 1)
Free admission with Museokortti!
Museokortti gives you access to over 200 museums in Finland. The card is valid for one year from the first day of use, and it costs 68€. You can buy a Museokortti from our museum.
Free admission with Helsinki card.
Free admission for members of Tradeka with a PINS card.
We accept Smartum vouchers and Smartum mobile pay.
The Annual Card for Finnish Museum of Photography
Annual card for one €20. The personal card gives you unlimited access to all museum exhibitions for one year, starting from the day of purchase.
Annual card for two €30. The personal card for you and your avec gives unlimited access to all museum exhibitions for one year, starting from the day of purchase .
Annual card for artist, art students and members of OAJ and Grafia €8,5. The personal card gives you unlimited access to all museum exhibitions for one year, starting from the day of purchase.
Annual card holders receive invitations to openings and get 10 % off from photography books in the museum shop. You can purchase the card from the museum lobby.