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Finnish Heritage Agency customer service closed

Due to the coronavirus pandemic, the researchers’ hall and research rooms of the the Finnish Heritage Agency’s picture collections, library, archives and the archaeological collections as well as the customer areas of the library are closed. FHA follows the recommendations and restrictions that are in effect in Helsinki Metropolitan Area. We aim to open our services as soon as possible. Even after opening, there may be delays and restrictions in our customer service. please contact us via email.


Face-to-face customer service and using the Finnish Heritage Agency library independently have been suspended. Loans necessary to research and studies will be provided upon advance reservation.

Please contact us by e-mail or by calling and see the library website for further information.

  •, tel. +358 (0)295 33 6060

Archives and collections

The researchers’ hall and research rooms are closed.

Please contact us by e-mail or by calling:

  • Archive:, tel. +358 (0)295 33 6090
  • Archaeological collections:
  • Picture collections:, tel. +358 (0)295 33 6100
  • Press Photo Archive JOKA:, tel. +358 (0)295 33 6127

Record Office

  • The customer service of the Record Office can be reached Mon–Fri 9 am–3 pm
  •, tel. +358 (0)295 33 6080
  • If necessary, documents can be delivered to the control room at Sturenkatu 2a, 00510 Helsinki, on weekdays 8 am–4:15 pm.
  • We strongly recommend that documents be delivered to the Record Office electronically.

Others services and events

All upcoming Finnish Heritage Agency events will be held online.

National Museum of Finland

Please visit the National Museum of Finland website for further information.

Further information

Contact information for the Finnish Heritage Agency
Services at the Finnish Heritage Agency library
The Finnish Heritage Agency’s digital materials (in Finnish)

Updatet April 29th 2021