We insist that you wear a mask inside the museum. Please observe good hand hygiene. Please keep a safety distance of at least two metres from the other visitors and our staff.
We pay particular attention to hygiene in the museum, and we follow public safety guidelines carefully. We also use signs to guide you during your visit to ensure that safety distances can be kept. We apply the issued regulations concerning the number of visitors at any time.
City of Lahti is compact – you can easily get around either by walking or cycling, just perfect for those planning a day trip to the city.
The city is located less than an hour from Helsinki Airport by train or car, and an hour from the harbours of Helsinki.
Built in connection with the Railway Station, Lahti Travel Centre is the transport hub of the region bringing local and long-haul traffic and different modes of transport together seamlessly. More info: Getting here – VisitLahti
Mastola can be accessed by car or bus, on foot or by bike. Bicycle racks can be found in front of the museum.
The parking area is right next to the museum. Parking is free for four (4) hours with a parking disc.
By public transport
The nearest bus stop is at the Travel Centre, a ten-minute walk from the museum.
By chartered bus
There are marked parking spaces for buses at the parking area. The bus driver and tour leader have free access to the museum.
Taking photos and video in Mastola is allowed without flash.
There are many exhibits in Mastola that you may freely touch. They are equipped with a label. Ask our staff for more information!
All the exhibition texts are available in English.
The Treats for Eyes and Ears! exhibition downstairs can also be visited with our virtual guides Mrs. Nostalgia, Tellu or Hertsi, the technical guide!
Please leave any heavy coats and large backpacks in a locker in the museum lobby.
Lockers are free of cost.