• Visiting address: Aninkaistenkatu 11
  • Postal address: P.O.Box 383, FI-20101 Turku
  • Telephone (during the opening hours of the reading room): +358 29 533 7260

Opening hours

  • Wednesday–Friday 9 am–4 pm (3.6.–31.12.2024)
  • Extended opening hours every other Wednesday from 9 am–6 pm on even weeks (18.9.–11.12.2024 )
  • The branch and the reading room are closed during holidays. On the eve of a public holiday, the reading room closes at 16.00.
  • The branch and the reading room are closed
    • during holidays
    • 21.6.
    • 1.–31.7.
    • Friday 6.12
    • 25.–27.12.
Note: The reading room will be closed throughout July.

Delivery of material

  • Material is delivered to the reading room 9 am–11 am and 12 noon–2 pm.
  • National Archives' remote loan service is closed 1.6.–31.7.2024.
Reading room in Turku.

Arrival instructions

  • Public transportation: The nearest local bus stops are on Aninkaistenkatu. The bus station is located about a hundred meters away.
  • Parking: The parking area of the National Archives is located at the corner of Tuureporinkatu and Arkistopolku. The area is closed with a boom, and you can get the code from the customer service.

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The accessible entrance passes through the loading dock in the backyard. Please inform us of your arrival in advance.

The interior is accessible and a lift makes it easy to move around. An accessible toilet is in the entrance hall. Guide dogs are allowed.


  • coffee machine
  • cloakroom
  • luggage lockers
The National Archives is a smoke-free and fragrance-free agency.