Western Uusimaa Hospital Museum

RaaseporiThe History of Finnish Healthcare

Western Uusimaa Hospital Museum shows the developments that have taken place within health care, beginning in the early 1900s and continuing to the present day. The emphasis lies on the 1950s to the 1970s.

The museum, opened in 1993, is located on the ground floor of Western Uusimaa Hospital. The work at the hospital is chronicled according to department, for example accident and emergency, the nutrition centre, delivery and childrens’ ward, internal medicine, surgery and operation ward and the laboratory.


Address: Itäinen Rantakatu 9, Tammisaari
Opening Hours: First Tuesday of the month 13.00 – 16.00, and by arrangement.Closed June-August.
Enquiries: +358-(0)40-561 4012, +358-(0)19-2241/*
Entrance Fee: Free
Temporary Exhibitions, events:
Other museums to visit:
ServicesCoffee can be served when pre-ordered. There is also a cafeteria within the hospital.
Accessibility Disabled access, disabled WC

Note! The museum is located in a hospital in the eastern Rantakatu.