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Welcome to Infantry Museum!

The Infantry Museum was founded in the year 1982. It’s a national arm branch museum operated by Infantry Foundation.

The museum in Mikkeli is located in two wooden barracks built in the late 19th century. The Infantry Museum explores, records and exhibits infantry history from the 18th century to the modern days. The museum will receive donations from private individuals to their collections (e.g. weapons and ammunition material).

There is also a museum shop connected to the museum.

INFANTRY MUSEUM IS OPEN WED-SUN 11-16

Group visits

The Infantry Museum is available for guidance groups at a price of 40€/guided tour.

The museum is also open for ordering if your group is coming outside of normal opening hours.

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Opening hours

During the autumn season 1.9.-31.12.2020 Museum is open from Wednesday to Sunday 11-16.

  • The ticket desk closes at 15.00.

Fire in the Cold – Winter War 1939-1940

The new exhibition of the Infantry Museum “Fire in the Cold – Winter War 1939-1940” is now open to visitors. Welcome to experience the cold winds and burning situations of Winter War.

Trade shows 2019

Museum card

The museum card has access ticket now to almost 300 museum from Åland to Inari. Among the new museum card items, you will find the home Museum of President P. E. Svinhufvud, the manor of Härkälä, as well as the Raseborg Castle. Summer museums have also opened.