Opening hours and admission fees

Welcome to Vapriikki

Located on the banks of Tammerkoski rapids, the Museum Centre Vapriikki offers over ten exhibitions with a single ticket.
Explore the floor plan.

The end facade of Vapriikki illuminated by the evening sun during the summer. Water in the reservoir in front.

Opening Hours

Open Tue-Sun from 10 am to 6 pm.
Closed on Mondays.
In July open Mon-Sun 10 am-6 pm.

Exceptions to Opening Hours:

Closing at 4 pm:
June 20th

June 21st-23rd

Ticket sales and restaurant cashier close half an hour before the museum closes. Museum restaurant Valssi is open on Mondays for lunch from 10:45 am to 2 pm, in addition to regular museum hours.

A girl getting an entrance sticker.

Admission Fees

Adults 15 €

Children and students 7 €
Children (7-17 years old), students, conscripts, and civilian servicemen

Family ticket 34 €
2 adults and 1-4 children under 18 years old.

Pensioners, unemployed, and groups 10 €/person
Groups of over ten people are requested to notify their arrival in advance.


Two young boys look directly at the camera through a window. The boys have brown hair and eyes, and they are wearing white shirts.

Free of charge

Free admission for children under 7 years old and our war veterans.

Tampere school groups throughout the year. Pirkanmaa school groups in January-April and August-December.

Teachers and school assistants accompanying school and daycare groups.

Disability assistants.

Free admission to Vapriikki museum center on Fridays from 3 pm to 6 pm.
Note: Does not apply to the Manserock exhibition and The Power of the Stone exhibition.

Two Junior Cards in hand.

Junior Card

Price: 30 €

With a Junior Card, you can explore Vapriikki, the Postal Museum, Tampere Art Museum, Sara Hildén Art Museum, Moomin Museum, Amuri Museum of Workers’ Housing, and Museo Milavida free of charge for one year. Additionally, Junior Cardholders receive 2 Museum Night event wristbands.

The card is intended for under 18 years olds.

Keltainen kortti, jossa tekstiä.

Payment methods

We accept the Museum Card!

Price: 79 €, renewal 73 €.

Admission tickets and purchases with the Museum Card can be paid in cash and by debit card. We also accept cultural vouchers and payment cards: Smartum, Edenred, Tyky. Additionally, the SmartumPay and ePassi mobile applications are accepted. You can also use the Kaikukortti here.


Parked bicycles in front of Vapriikki.


Museum Centre Vapriikki
Alaverstaanraitti 5
33100 Tampere

On foot:
It’s about a 10-minute walk from both the railway station and the bus station to Vapriikki.

By bike:
You can easily reach Vapriikki by bicycle. Check out the city’s cycling routes here or plan your trip using a route planner. There are bike racks in front of Vapriikki.

By bus:
You can conveniently reach Vapriikki using the local public transport (Nysse). The nearest bus stops are:

Vapriikki (250 m): Lines 11 ja 26
Paloasema (300 m): Lines 11, 12, 14, 15A, 15B, 29, 30, 31, 103
Keskustori C, D, E, F, G, H, J, K, L (650 m): Lines 2, 5, 7, 7Y, 8, 9, 10, 19, 33, 35, 40, 40A, 40B, 40C, 50, 52A, 52B, 70, 70A, 70B, 70Y, 80A, 80B, 80C, 80Y, 90, 90A, 90B, 90C, 90D, 90E

Tram stop Koskipuisto (600 m): Lines 1, 3