Opening hours and tickets

Opening hours and tickets

Opening hours

Tuesday–Sunday from 10 am to 5 pm

Monday closed


Admission fees

Admission, normal fee €9

Admission, reduced fee €6

Pensioners, students, military and non-military conscripts, the unemployed, City of Vaasa personnel, groups (over 10 people)

Day Ticket to the Museums, €12 / reduced €9 BY TICKET online

Museum Card (annual card) €72

Group fee for students (museum-specific) €30

Free admission

Young people under 18

We accept payment by Smartum culture vouchers and TyKy fitness vouchers. Please present your card or certificate at the information desk to verify your right to a reduced fee.

Day Ticket to the Museums, €12 / €9

Buy one ticket and get acquainted with the museums of the City of Vaasa in a day! Valid for the Osthrobothnian Museum, the Tikanoja Art Museum, Kuntsi Museum of Modern Art and the Museum of Old Vaasa.  Entry to the museums according to their opening hours. We reserve the right to changes.

Museum Card, €72

The Museum Card is your ticket to over 250 museums all around Finland. The Museum Card is valid for 12 months from the first day of use, and you can visit the museums as often as you like.

The Museum Card is also accepted at Vaasa City Museums. Entry to the museums according to their opening hours. Read more about the Museum Card!


Hotel package

A museum package can be booked through Hotel Astor Wasa, which includes accommodation and entrance fees to the museums of the city of Vaasa. Read more here.

Hotel Astor is located in the center of Vaasa, only across the street from the train station. All rooms are individually decorated and unique. Read more about the hotel here.

Guided tours

Guided tours that are open to the public and included in the price of admission will be organised regularly at the Tikanoja Art Museum. You can also book a guided tour for your group. For more information, see Guided Tours.

Tour fees during opening hours:

€40 (from Tuesday to Friday)

€60 (Saturday, Sunday and public holidays)

€60 (special guided tour)

Tour fees outside opening hours:

€80 (from Tuesday to Friday) + opening fee

Special guided tours, such as a walking tour round the collectors’ quarters or a tour led by an artist

€60–€100 (Tuesday–Sunday)

The fee for a special tour depends on the theme and duration of the tour. A special tour must always be agreed on in advance.

Tour fees, reduced:

-other than local groups of day nursery and school children, €30

-groups of students , €30

No tour fee charged:

local groups of day nursery and school children accompanied by their teacher

The prices of admission are not included in the tour fee.


Exceptional opening hours in 2021:

1.1. New Year’s Day:closed ke 6.1.

6.1 Epiphany: open

21.1. Ostrobothnian museum open 10-20

11.2. Tikanoja taidekoti open 10-20

1.4. Maundy Thursday: open until 3 pm Kiirastorstai, museot avoinna klo 15 saakka

2.4. Good Friday: closed Pitkäperjantai, museot suljettuina

3.4. open museot avoinna normaalien aukioloaikojen mukaisesti

4.4. Easter Day: open Pääsiäispäivä, museot avoinna normaalien aukioloaikojen mukaisesti

5.4. Easter Monday: closed toinen pääsiäispäivä eli Pääsiäismaanantai, museot suljettuina

30.4. May Day’s Eve: open until 3 pm

.5. May Day: closed

13.5. Ascension Day: open

25.6.–su 27.6. Midsummer’s Holiday: closed

12.8. Night of the Arts, museums are open 3pm to 10pm. Museum of Old Vaasa is closed all day.

6.11. Sat 31 Oct, All Saints’ Day: open

6.12  Independence Day: closed

24.12.–la 25.12. closed

26.12. Boxing Day: open

31.12. New Year´s eve: open until 3 pm


During exhibition changeovers the Tikanoja Art Museum is closed as follows: