Welcome to the City of Mikkeli website

City services interrupted and offices closed due to the coronavirus epidemic in Mikkeli.

Updated May 3rd 2021.

No events

The City of Mikkeli will not hold public events indoors or outdoors. Private events are not recommended. If private events are organized, the number of participants should be limited to 50 people who are wearing masks. Food or beverage service should not be provided.

Museums and libraries

City museums are closed except the art museum which is open, maximum 50 persons. Using mask is mandatory.

Libraries are open, maximum 50 persons.


The City recommends over 12 year old residents to use a face mask outside home. The use of the mask is mandatory for City employees.


Mikkeli is a city located in eastern Finland, on the shores of the fourth largest lake in Europe, Lake Saimaa. Only 2,5 hours away from Helsinki, Mikkeli is also easily reachable by public transport. In Mikkeli, you will find the perfect mix of nature experiences and local life.

From this website you find general information about the city of Mikkeli and the services it offers. For tourist information, check visitmikkeli.fi