Getting here

Verkatehdas, located in the centre of Hämeenlinna on the shore of the beautiful Lake Vanajavesi, is easy to reach by convenient transport connections.

Paasikiventie 2, FI-13200 Hämeenlinna

Verkatehdas is easy to reach by bicycle. The bicycle parking at Verkatehdas is located close to the main doors in the area between the main building and Lake Vanajavesi.

Verkatehdas is located approximately two kilometres from the motorway ramps, so it’s easy to reach by car from any direction. Verkatehdas is located less than 100 kilometres from Lahti, Tampere and Helsinki.

Verkatehdas is surrounded by abundant parking possibilities, some of which are paid parking and some are free of charge.

Information about our parking lots:


Address: Paasikiventie 2, FI-13200 Hämeenlinna

Distance: 50 metres from the main entrance

Parking spaces: 131 13 spaces for disabled persons, 5 of which are located in front of Hämeenlinna Theatre. Several free short-term (max. 10 min) parking spaces are reserved and marked in front of the main Verkatehdas building and along Verkatehtaankuja Lane for quick errands or for dropping off or picking up an individual at Verkatehdas.

Price: Paid parking in effect Mon–Fri 8 a.m.–5 p.m. and Sat 8 a.m.–2 p.m., free on Sundays Price €1 / hour, minimum charge €0.50

Parking for taxis and buses is free in their specifically reserved spaces.

Payment methods: Coins, chip cards, Parkman, Moovy, Easypark (zone code 800).

Art museum

Address: Viipurintie 2, FI-13200 Hämeenlinna

Distance: 150 metres from the main entrance

Parking spaces: 12

Price: Free. Parking time: 2 hours.

Keinuparkki parking garage

Address: Talaskuja 2, FI-13200 Hämeenlinna

Distance: 300 metres from the main entrance

Parking spaces: 268, with 9 spaces for disabled persons

Price: Paid parking 24 h. Price: €1 / hour, €12 / 24 hours NOTE! On event days, ‘Kulttuuri’ parking costs only €3/visit. See instructions below.

‘Kulttuuri’ parking: Event guests can purchase a ‘Kulttuuri’ parking ticket from the Keinuparkki payment machine during the hour before the event in question. Simply press the ‘kulttuuri’ button on the payment machine, put your entry ticket in the machine and pay the 3 euro charge. The ticket then allows you to leave the parking garage within one hour after the event has ended.

Payment methods: Cash, contactless payment cards, chip cards


Address: Hämeenkuja 2, FI-13200 Hämeenlinna

Distance: 400 metres from the main entrance

Parking spaces: 66, with 1 space for disabled persons

Price: Paid parking in effect Mon–Fri 8 a.m.–6 p.m. and Sat 8 a.m.–4 p.m., free on Sundays Price: €2 / hour

Payment methods: Coins, Parkman, eParking, Moovy, Easypark (parking zone code 444).

The entrance to Verkatehdas can also be reached by taxi. There are taxi posts located outside the main doors of Verkatehdas (Paasikiventie 2) and in front of Hämeenlinna Teatteri (Viipurintie 4). The taxi service is provided by Taksi Häme.

The local bus stops that are nearest to Verkatehdas are Terveyskeskus I and Terveyskeskus L on Viipurintie road, and Pikkujärvi E and Pikkujärvi P on Keinusaarentie road. The local bus timetable is available from Hämeenlinna’s route guide.

The Hämeenlinna bus station is also located only about 700 metres from Verkatehdas, at Eteläkatu 1, FI-13200 Hämeenlinna. The bus station is one of the hubs for the country’s bus traffic, and there are several daily connections to other cities around Finland. Information about the routes and timetables is available from the Matkahuolto website.

Hämeenlinna railway station is located only 700 metres from Verkatehdas at Hämeentie 16, FI-13200 Hämeenlinna. Hämeenlinna railway station is one of the primary stations along the main railway track and offers connections to different areas of Finland. Train timetables are available from the VR website.

The closest airports to Verkatehdas are the Tampere-Pirkkala Airport (distance 85 km) and Helsinki Airport (95 km). From the airports, Hämeenlinna can be reached by railway and motorway. Information about the airports can be found from Finavia’s website.

Area map

Aluekartta Verkatehdas


Distance map

Etäisyyskartta Verkatehdas