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

Updated April 8th 2021.

The City of Mikkeli has interrupted its services and closed its offices to slow down the coronavirus epidemic.

No events

The City of Mikkeli will not hold public events indoors or outdoors. The City also prohibits the use of its facilities for public events.

Private events are not recommended. If private events are organized, the number of participants should be limited to 6 people who are wearing masks. Food or beverage service should not be provided.

Museums and libraries

City museums are closed.

Libraries are closed, loaning is possible by booking online.

Sports facilities and schools

The sports facilities of the schools are closed and the city's indoor sports venues are not in customer use.

Youth facilities are closed

The Lunch Room in the City's office building is closed.


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