Welcome to Caisa!

Caisa is a cultural centre established in 1996 that promotes the development of Helsinki into a diverse city by means of the arts and culture. Caisa hosts performances, events and exhibitions, and also provides teaching in the arts. The facilities are also available for rent. Cultural Centre Caisa is open to everyone! 

Bring your group to Cultural Centre Caisa to hear more about Caisa’s operations and see the new facilities. Group size max 20 persons.

opening hours

weekdays mon–fri 9.00–19.00
sat 10.00–19.00
sun closed

In summertime we are closed Fri 21.6. – Sun 28.7.2019


Caisa is located in Kallio, near the Haapaniemi field, in the inner yard of the so-called Elanto block, along good traffic connections. Visiting address: Kaikukatu 4. The closest metro station is in Hakaniemi. Trams 7 and 6 as well as all buses that run along Hämeentie stop at the Hakaniemi field.


Caisa’s gallery hosts various rotating exhibitions. The gallery is open during the centre’s opening hours.


Tickets to Caisa’s events are sold on Lippupiste..


Would you like to go to cultural events, but find it difficult or dull going alone? A culture companion could be just the thing for you. Caisa is part of the culture companion programme.