Opening hours

Mon closed

Tue, Thu 10-16

Wed 10-18

Fri 10-15

Exceptions in opening hours

The Information Centre is closed for the month of July.

Information Centre Vellamo is a research and learning centre open to all, offering scientific library and archive services.

The Library Services of South Eastern Finland University of Applied Sciences, the Museum of Kymenlaakso, and the Maritime Museum of Finland / the library of the National Board of Antiquities work in cooperation at the Information Centre.



The loan collection includes materials from the library of South Eastern Finland University of Applied Sciences (Xamk) and the library of the Maritime Museum of Finland, and is catalogued in the Kaakkuri service. The reference material of the Museum of Kymenlaakso can only be consulted in the library.

The central themes of the collection of Information Centre Vellamo are e.g. seafaring, maritime history, archaeology, museology, and the history of the Kymenlaakso region and the archipelago.

Contact us

Information Centre Vellamo
Tornatorintie 99
48100 Kotka

Information Centre Vellamo


Customer service
+358 (0)5 234 4405

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