12 June–29 August, Mon–Sun, 11 am–6 pm
1–26 September, Wed–Sun, 11 am–6 pm
The artworks located indoors are open to the public from 11 am. However, you can come to the island in the morning as soon as the waterbus services start. In addition to the island’s nature and historical sites, it is possible to experience about 10 of the Biennial’s artworks that are located outdoors on the island before 11 am. There are about 40 artworks in total displayed on the island.
Click the image for a more detailed map (PDF).
Waterbuses to Vallisaari depart from Lyypekinlaituri pier in the Market Square and the pier in Hakaniemi. The journey to Vallisaari takes about 15 minutes from the Market Square and about 25 minutes from Hakaniemi.
Groups are required to make a reservation for the waterbus in advance. You can view the timetables and make reservations for your group for the waterbuses that depart from the Market Square here and the waterbuses that depart from Hakaniemi here.