Hanko Front Museum

The Hanko Front Museum is located in a culturally and historically significant place, where the border between Finland and Soviet union ran from 1940 to 1941, when the Soviet Union occupied Hanko peninsula. The museum’s  permanent exhibition “Hanko in Foreign Hands” describes the historical events of the Hanko front. In the museum, you can also explore the gun hall and interesting changing exhibitions. Guided tours are available by appointment.

On the museum grounds, you will find running and battle trenches, a 1 km long war trail, the memorial bunker “Golden Peace”, and an obstacle course for younger visitors. The “Bunker flower” canteen welcomes visitors from April to October within the museum’s opening hours. Hanko Front Museum is Wheelchair accessible

Opening hours
January-March: Fridays 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.
April – May: Saturdays 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.
June – August: Tue-Sun 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.
September – October: Saturdays 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.
November – December: Fridays 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Entrance fee: Normal ticket  10 €/ person, pensioner and students 7 €, group discount for groups of over 10 persons 7 €/person. Join ticket to the Hanko Front Museum and Bunker Museum Irma 15 / 12 €. Free entrance for Finnish war veterans and widows, finnish conscripts in uniform, children under 16 years old. Finnish Museum Card is accepted.