Opening Hours

Tue–Sun 12–5 pm. Closed on Mondays.

Exceptions to opening hours

May 1st closed
May 9th closed
June 21–22 closed

Free entrance, welcome!


Forum Box is located in Ruoholahdenranta, near Hietalahdentori.

From the railway station, you can cycle to Ruoholahtenranta along the light traffic route Baana. Check the route from HSL route planner. There are bicycle racks opposite the gallery.

The closest tram stop is Länsilinkki (trams 7 and 9), about 100 meters from the gallery.

Street address:
Ruoholahdenranta 3 A
00180 Helsinki


Gallery Forum Box is partially accessible.

There is a 10 cm threshold between the street and the gallery door (see photo below). We have a ramp that can be used – please ring the doorbell on the right or call 050 524 1781, if needed.

There is no induction loop system available in the gallery.

The restroom is gender-neutral.
Unfortunately, the restroom is not physically accessible. There are four steps (two up, two down) leading to the restroom.
The restroom has a potty and a baby changing station in the closet under the sink.
The toilet is equipped with armrests.

Two exhibition spaces (Permanto and Monttu) located in the street level are accessible.
There are eight steps to the Parvi exhibition space and three steps to the media art space Mediabox.
The video work on view at Mediabox can also be watched on an iPad.

Forum Box offers chairs for resting.
Warming up baby food is possible.
Guide dogs and friendly dogs are welcome to the gallery.

The exhibition texts are available in Finnish and English.

Our staff is happy to help and answer questions concerning our accessibility!

Contact Details

Postal Address:
Forum Box
Ruoholahdenranta 3 A
00180 Helsinki

+358 (0) 50 524 1781


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