Contact and opening hours

Interior view of the library of the Goethe-Institut Finnland Kuva: Goethe-Institut Finnland

Our opening hours

Monday to Thursday 12:00–18:00
Friday closed

Closure dates

  • 20.-24.3.2023
  • Thursday 06.04.2023 and Easter Holidays
  • May Day: 1 May; the day before at 4 pm
  • Ascension Day
  • 7.6.2023
  • Summer Closure: 19.06.–04.08.2023
  • 5.12.2023 the institute will be closed at 2 pm (courses are organized as scheduled)
  • Finnish Independence Day: 06.12.2023
  • Christmas time: 18.12.2023–07.01.2024


Goethe-Institut is easy to reach

Goethe-Institut is located near the Kamppi shopping center at Salomonkatu. Trains and buses (including from the airport) bring you to the central railway station in the Helsinki city center, only a few minutes’ walk away from us. If you are traveling by tram, get off at the Lasipalatsi stop. Long-distance buses and the metro bring you to Kamppi and right to our doorstep.

Bicycle racks are available directly opposite Goethe-Institut next to the Kamppi shopping center.

Information on accessibility.

Further information on transportation