The Degerby Igor Museum tells about the eleven years when the Porkkala area including Degerby was leased to the Soviet Union as a naval base. The village council of Degerby opened the museum in 1997. Today the museum consists of two buildings: the old red outhouse that was restored in 2002 and the yellow house, village office Rosenberg that served as the municipal hall of Degerby until the fall of 1944.


The museum opens in April 2024 for booked tours, in May the museum is open Saturdays 12-16 other times for booked tours and in June, July, August 2024 Tuesdays to Saturdays 11-16,  from September on Saturdays 12-16  and at other times by agreement. Please call preferably at least one day in advance!


Groups booked in advance are prioritized. Groups should always be booked in advance! Booking is possible: phone +358 40 5418526 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Our prices 2024:

During opening hours: 10 € per person, retirees 8 €, children older than 7 years: 3 €



Groups: 8 € per person plus a guiding fee of 60 €. Groups over 25 persons pay for two guides (60+40=100 €).
Coffee or a lunch can be arranged if booked in advance. Coffee and a bun 6 € per person. Coffee with something salty 8 € per person. It i also possible to order a lunch (10,90€)from Please check possible opportunities at the museum.


Some themes for 2024:

Porkalabasens högteknoloiska fortsättning i Haralaht Estland

  • Could you ever imagine that for the Porkkala base?
  • Rånäs in Siuntio - departure and return
  • From finlandization to Nato - themes for discussion
  • Evacuation in shortage times
  • Forgotten heroes
  • Västankvarn 1918 - a guided tour

We are happy to arrange a visit for you!  Please contact us: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call us +358405418526


The Museum card (Finnish: museokortti) is the shared museum entrance ticket of the Finnish Museums Association. As of June 2023 the card grants access to 370 museums throughout Finland (including the autonomous region of Åland). In 2024 the museum card`s price is 79€ Nb! The museum card is not valid for groups

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