Portrait Workshop

Ben Kaila, Anna in The Bath, 1984, The Finnish Museum of Photography

In the museum’s classic workshop, you can learn about various types of portraits, and experiment with portraiture in small groups. You can use digital cameras provided by the museum or your own camera, phone for example. You can take the photos with you, on, for example, your own memory stick.

Price: 26 € / person (minimum 260 €). The price contains admission, a guided tour in our exhibitions and the guided workshop with all materials included.

School groups: 120 €, Saturday 240 €. This category includes kindergarten, primary, lower and upper secondary school, and vocational school groups 

Dates: Tuesday to Saturday

Duration: 2 h

The maximum group size for workshops is 20 people.

Workshops and guided tours can be booked prior to the opening of the exhibitions:
The Cable Factory, from 9.15 am.
K1, from 10.15 am (only school groups)​


Booking: booking@fmp.fi

Please book the workshop at least a week in advance. Booked workshops can be cancelled no later than the 3 working days before the workshop, otherwise the full price will be charged.

You can pay for the workshop at the museum upon your arrival with cash or any common credit or debit card. If you want to pay with a bill, please send your billing information when making the reservation. A billing fee of 10 euros will be added to the price.

Kämp Galleria
Mikonkatu 1, 00100 Helsinki
See on the map Kämp Galleria
Opening hours
Mon–Fri 11am–8pm, Sat–Sun 11am–6pm
16/6/0 €
Under 18 y.o. free admission
The Cable Factory
Kaapeliaukio 3, 00180 Helsinki
See on the map The Cable Factory
Opening hours
Tue–Sun 11 am. – 6 pm. Wed 11 am – 8 pm
12/6/0 €, 16/6/0 € from January 1st 2024
Under 18 y.o. free admission