Helsinki City Museum

Aleksanterinkatu 16, 00170 Helsinki

The Helsinki City Museum is the world's only museum focusing on Helsinki. It is located in the oldest quarters of the city, at the corner of the Senate Square. It is a museum of everyday life, offering new perspectives to the history of the city, heart-warming details and many types of spaces and atmospheres. The permanent Helsinki Bites exhibition plunges into the history of Helsinki and collects shared memories of the past. In the Children's Town, generations meet and learn about the past by doing things together. The Time Machine offers time travel with the help of new technology. You'll also find a museum shop and café/wine bar El Fant in the building.