HAM Tennis Palace

Open today 11-19

  • Tue–Sun 11–19
  • Mon closed

Closures and exceptions

Eteläinen Rautatiekatu 8, 00100 Helsinki

HAM Tennis Palace is located in the Helsinki city centre right next to Kamppi Shopping Centre. You can easily reach us from anywhere in the Helsinki Metropolitan Area using public transport. Check the Journey Planner for the optimal public transport options.


Contact information


  • Regular admission 10 €
    Reduced admission 8 €
  • Under 18 years  0 €
  • HAM Gallery and the admission free exhibitions 0 €
  • Finnish Museums Association’s museum card  0 €
  • You can purchase the museum card from us  64,90 €

More about tickets

At HAM you can always visit some of our exhibitions free of charge!


Guided tours and workshops

The guided tours held on Saturdays are open to all visitors for the price of the admission ticket.

Check out our guided tours and art workshops


HAM’s ticket counter and entrance are located on the second floor of Tennis Palace, which is accessible using lifts located in the vicinity of all the exits. On the Eteläinen rautatienkatu end there is an escalator leading directly to the museum ticket counter. The exhibition facilities are located on two floors. Lift access to the upper exhibition floor (3rd floor) is locate in the inner lobby of the museum.


For schools and kindergartens

HAM offers affordable guided tours for comprehensive school, upper secondary school and vocational school pupils. We recommend reserving guided tours at least two weeks in advance.

Guided tours and art workshop for school children

Past exhibitions


© HAM / Maija Toivanen

Mikko Kuorinki: Objects Described to Giorgos, Bernhard, Ekaterin & Marietta, Dzintars, Normunds, Viktors, Mattias, Sara, Bert, Shahar, Birgitte, Joonas and Timo

HAM gallery

Kuorinki's works were made following written instructions to artisans for an object Kuorinki needed. In the exhibition, the objects are installed on industrial as well as hand-made bases.

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© HAM / Maija Toivanen


HAM, Tennis Palace

A retrospective joint exhibition by Jukka Korkeila (b. 1968), Elina Merenmies (b. 1967) and Anna Retulainen (b. 1969) showcases the careers of these powerful artists from the early 1990s to the present.

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© Ida Palojärvi

Ida Palojärvi: Two Pieces

HAM gallery

HAM Gallery's autumn season opens with Ida Palojärvi's exhibition Two Pieces, which is comprised of the installations Anlegestelle and EKSO 2.

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Emma Jääskeläinen: Sad Basket © Kuva: Pauli Tapola

Emma Jääskeläinen: Sad Basket

HAM gallery

Emma Jääskeläinen’s pieces are figures and studies of form and its evolution. Sad Basket is about moments spent together and a longing for closeness, but it is also about alienation and disappointment.

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Ville Valo © Ville Juurikkala

HIM: Right Here In My Eyes by Ville Juurikkala

HAM corner

The most famous Finnish rock photographer, Ville Juurikkala. documents the legendary band HIM as they prepare for their farewell tour.

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Mobiilidiaspora © Anna Knappe

Mobile Diaspora

HAM corner

Mobile Diaspora is a series of videos in which asylum seekers talk about their lives and their journey to Finland. The videos were made in collaboration with the asylum seekers themselves.

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Cris af Enehielm: Elämä on yhtä juhlaa, 2017 © Kuva: HAM / Hanna Kukorelli

Cris af Enehielm

HAM mix

Striking a bold feminist pose, the exhibition at HAM showcases af Enehielm’s work with an emphasis on her paintings from the 1980s and 1990s. The show also includes two new monumental paintings and a review of af Enehielm’s work as a pioneer of Finnish performance art.

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Kuvan Kevät

HAM corner

The Kuvan Kevät MFA degree show of the Academy of Fine Arts of Uniarts Helsinki showcases the works of 46 artists who are about to receive their MFA degrees. The exhibition spreads out to three locations in Helsinki.

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Kimmo Modig: Express Yourself, 2016 (Ripustuskuva videoteoksesta) © Kimmo Modig. Kuva: Daniel Bourke

Kimmo Modig: What Made Me Liquid

HAM gallery

HAM Gallery presents Kimmo Modig's first solo exhibition in Finland.

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Ilari Hautamäki: Greenwall, 2016 © Ilari Hautamäki

Ilari Hautamäki: GREENWALL

HAM gallery

When looking at Hautamäki's works, we can forget the question of representation. A more interesting question is: What happens in these paintings?

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Eva Törnwall-Collin: Junanvaunussa © Pro Artibus -säätiö / Kuva: Kia Oramo

Eva Törnwall-Collin


Eva Törnwall-Collin was a versatile and distinctive modernist. The exhibition presents an extensive overview of her work. Comprising more than 50 pieces, has a special focus on her arresting depictions of contemporaries and portraits illuminating inner worlds.

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Tyko Sallinen: Äiti ja lapsi, 1910. © HAM / Hanna Kukorelli

Tyko Sallinen – HAM’s roots


The exhibition explores the story of Tyko Sallinen (1879–1955), a pioneer in Finnish painting and expressionism. Consisting of 50 works, the show focuses on Sallinen’s most important period, the 1910s. The exhibition also includes works by the artist’s first wife, Helmi Vartiainen, and by their daughters Taju and Eva.

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© Anna Breu

Anna Breu: Coyote Video

HAM gallery

Anna Breu is an artists’ collective founded in 2013. Its members are Antti Jussila, Jari Kallio, Jari Suominen and Sakari Tervo.

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Modern Life!


Modern Life! – Finnish Modernism and the International Dimension showcases highlights of architecture, design, visual art and photography that contributed to the construction of a modern and international Finland between 1917 and 1968.

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Jouko Korkeasaari: Mystical Rapture, 2017 © Jouko Korkeasaari. Kuva: HAM / Hanna Kukorelli

Jouko Korkeasaari: Mystical Rapture

HAM corner

Jouko Korkeasaari’s new sculptural installation, Mystical Rapture, is all about the moment when we lose control. It consists of 17 human figures who are all transported by a strange ecstasy, abandoning themselves to movement as if engaged in some primitive dance.

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Urban Hitchhiking, 2017 © Lauri Jäntti

Urban Hitchhiking

HAM corner

This installation gives you a new perspective on hitchhiking and creates random encounters at the streets of Helsinki.

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