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Sports and recreation


The validity of 120-day season passes, monthly cards and multi-visit cards at the City of Helsinki’s sports service swimming halls and sports halls will be extended for the amount of time that the facilities were closed.


Helsinki Culture and Leisure Division services closed until further notice

The services of City of Helsinki Culture and Leisure Division (libraries, library buses, cultural centres, museums, youth centres and all indoor sports facilities) will be closed from Wednesday March 18th. The Culture and Leisure Division is looking for alternative ways to produce cultural, library and sports services and youth services. The people who are now staying at home, need more things to do, support, joy and shared experiences. More information

Sports Services offers a wide range of opportunities to engage in sports and physical activity to children, young people, working-age people, senior citizens, immigrants and special groups, including swimming lessons, exercise classes, and supervised gym training. Sports Services arranges sports facilities for sports associations and supports their activities, also financially.

In Helsinki, you have the opportunity to enjoy nature on land, at sea and on islands on foot, by bike or in a boat. You can go fishing, bathe in a sauna and spend the night surrounded by nature. The city maintains barbecue and cooking shelters, as well as local exercise places.

More information about sports

More information about recreation


Rules of Order for Sports Services