How to find
your way to the underground world

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Opening times

Tytyri Mine Experience can be entered only when accompanied by a guide. Guided tours of the mine can be arranged for groups at any time of year. Public tours are arranged in accordance with the schedule below. No reservations are necessary for public tours of the mine. For groups of more than ten, a reservation is always essential. You can find more information on group visits from here

PUBLIC VISITS WITHOUT RESERVATIONS

1 September 2017–31 March 2018

Tue–Fri 17.00

Sat–Sun 14.00

N.B! on 5th December there is no public tour at 17.00.

N.B! Tytyri Mine Experience is closed do to maintenance work from 8th January to 26th January

*Closed on Sundays and holidays

* Guided tours are in Finnish. Guided tours in other languages by advance booking: 044 369 1309 or tourist@lohja.fi

*Reservations of the Tytyri Room, from Tuesday through Sunday all year round Read more from the Tytyri Room page.

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Price list

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Public tour prices

EUR 16 per adult

EUR 9 per child or teen (5–16 years)

Family package: EUR 47 (for two adults and max. three children)

EUR 15 per person for pensioners, students and conscripts. When buying your ticket, please show the card entitling you to a discount.

You can pay with cash or bank card. Credit card or museum card do not work as a payment.

Group prices

Groups of 1–20 people:
EUR 16 per adult
EUR 9 per child or teen (5–16 years)

Groups of over 20 people are entitled to a discount, the amount of which depends on the group size. For example, a group of 20 receives 2 tickets for free, a group of 30 receives 3 free tickets, and so on. The minimum charge for a group is EUR 100.

Prices for the thematic tours and plays are given on the web pages for those events.

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Tytyrisali -  Kuvattu 7.4.2012

Rental of the Tytyri Hall

1 hour: EUR 200
2 hours: EUR 250
3 hours: EUR 300
4 hours: EUR 400
5 hours: EUR 500
6 hours: EUR 550
7 hours or the whole day (8 hours): EUR 600

The guided tour is available to groups of 5 or more that have rented the room for EUR 8 per person.

rent prices include value-added tax 24%

Service of food and coffee in the Tytyri Hall can be ordered from a catering service. Read more on the Tytyri Hall page from here.

Good to know

Temperature

The temperature in the Mine Experience is +8 °C throughout the year. In the Tytyri Hall, the temperature is around +20 °C

Suitable clothing and footwear

Good walking shoes and warm clothing. Each visitor will be given a helmet at the beginning of the tour.

Descending to the Mine Experience level (-110 metres)

Visitors are brought down 110 metres to the Mine with Kone’s experience lift. The lift moves at 10 metres per second, and carries 20 people at a time.

Payment methods

Payment methods in Tytyri Mine Experience are by cash, by debit card. Group visits can also be paid by invoice.

Moving in the Tytyri Mine Experience

During the course of the guided tour, we will walk about one kilometre. Except for a few steps along the way, the whole path is level and gravel-covered. The guided tour lasts around 1 hour.

Cancellation terms and conditions

The confirmed charge for cancellation of a Tytyri Hall reservation or of the guided tour is 25% of the total cost of the reservation, and is charged if the cancellation made later than 7 days before the date of the reservation and/or tour.

If the cancellation is made later than 24 hours before the date of the reservation and/or tour, the full price will be charged.

Other services

Visitors to the Tytyri Mine Experience are served at ground level by the visitors’s reception area. All tours depart from the visitor’s house of Tytyri Mine Experience, and also end there. The house has a customer service and ticket sales desk, a souvenir shop, and WC facilities. While still at the visitor's house, each visitor will be given a safety helmet, and if necessary a jacket or blanket.

Groups

Groups can reserve the Tytyri Mine Experience for their own tour outside of the public tour times, throughout the year from Tuesday to Sunday excluding holidays. Trips for groups:

The basic tour of the Mine Experience includes a visit to the exhibition on the geology and history of the Mine, a visit to the exhibition currently underway, and the light performance in the mine pit. You’ll find more information from here.

The Tytyri Tyyra tour is a mine tour for children, where they help the mine goblin Tyyra to search the mysterious tunnels of the mine to find hidden treasure. You’ll find more information from the page for the Tytyrin Tyyra tour.

Group tickets

Groups of over 20 people are entitled to a discount, the amount of which depends on the group size. Discount: 1 ticket free of charge per every 10 persons. For example, a group of 20 receives 2 tickets for free, a group of 30 receives 3 free tickets, and so on. The minimum charge for groups is EUR 100.

Tytyri Mine Experience is also ideal for celebrations and other events. The Tytyri Hall, which seats 100 people, is well-suited for dining after the guided tour as well as for other occasions.

For group reservations and to reserve the Tytyri Hall, please contact
Lohja Tourist Service Centre

+358 (0)44 369 1309

tourist@lohja.fi

Driving directions

Tytyri Mine Experience is easily reached, from near or far.
Address: Kuilukatu 42, 08100 Lohja

From the Helsinki direction

Motorway E18 branches northward to Lohja at intersection 23. From there, drive 25 km along the Hanko–Hyvinkää road to the centre of Lohja. Continue straight along Suurlohjankatu and on to Karstuntie, and from there follow the signs. At the third roundabout after the intersection, turn onto Kuilukatu and drive to the end of that street. Kuilukatu ends in a car park, and next to it is the visitors’ entrance for Tytyri Mine Experience.

From the Turku direction

Motorway E18 branches northward to Lohja at intersection 22. Drive to the end of Hossantie, and turn left onto Karstuntie. At the third roundabout after the intersection, turn onto Kuilukatu and drive to the end of that street. Kuilukatu ends in a car park, and next to it is the visitors’ entrance for Tytyri Mine Experience.