Welcome to the Helinä Rautavaara Ethnographic Museum! The museum is located in Espoon keskus, in the Entresse shopping centre. Open Tue-Sun. Free entry!
Tuesdays from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Wednesdays from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Thursdays from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Fridays from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Saturdays from 12 noon to 6 p.m.
Sundays from 12 noon to 4 p.m.
Our address is Siltakatu 11, 02770 Espoo.
In the autumn of 2019, the Helinä Rautavaara Museum relocated to new premises at the Entresse shopping centre in Espoon keskus. From 1998–2017 the Museum was in Tapiola, Espoo.
The Museum is on the first floor of the Entresse building, i.e. one floor above ground level.
Entry is free – always!
The Helinä Rautavaara Museum is just 300 metres from Espoo train station. The X, Y, U, L, and E Helsinki region local trains all stop at Espoo. The train journey from Helsinki’s Central Station takes about 25 minutes.
Bus lines 118, 134, 134N, 136, 168, 169, 213, 213N, 224 and 235N stop close to the Entresse shopping centre. Name of stop: Espoon asema, Siltakatu.
Bus lines 235, 241, 241V, 243, 244, 244K, 245A, 246, 246K, 531, 542, 565, 565B, 566, 566V, 582 and 582V also stop close to Entresse. Name of stop: Espoon keskus.
Bicycle racks are situated outside Entresse on Siltakatu and in Valatori Square, as well as inside the car park, right by the entrance.
The Entresse car park is situated beneath the business spaces, with convenient access to the Museum by elevator, stairs and moving walkways.
The Entresse car park has 300 parking spaces, monitored by Q-Park. You may use your parking disc to have three hours of free parking. Parking is accessed from Valakuja.