Customer Service and Premises

The Genealogical Society of Finland

Kirkkokatu 6, 00170 Helsinki, Finland

+358 50 3733 715 (during opening hours below) 

Opening hours

Mondays 11 am–4 pm

Tuesdays 9 am–2 pm

Thursdays 12 pm–5 pm

The Society is closed for summer holidays 24.6.–4.8.2024. 

Media Contacts

Media contacts and interview requests regarding The Genealogical Society of Finland and genealogy in general should be sent to Executive Officer P. T. Kuusiluoma.


The Society's premises are located in the center of Helsinki in the Kruununhaka district at the House of Science and Letters, Kirkkokatu 6. Access to the premises is through the portico of House of Science and Letters by ringing the buzzer. If the buzzer is out of order, ring the customer service at 050 3733 715.

The distance by foot from the Helsinki Railway Station to Kirkkokatu is about one kilometer or just over half a mile. The closest tram stop is on Aleksanterinkatu in front of The House of Nobility, about a five minute walk away.

Postal Parcels

Parcels sent to the Society should be sent to the address Suomen Sukututkimusseura, Tieteiden talo, Kirkkokatu 6, 00170 Helsinki.

Society's personnel

P. T. Kuusiluoma

executive director

050 3313 856

Susanna Lahtinen

customer advisor

Laura Aho


Katja Tikka

Genos editor-in-chief

Iisa Aaltonen

Genos subeditor

Society's board members

Jouni Elomaa

chairman, Turku

Riikka Piironen

vice-chairman, Lempäälä

Tomi Ahoranta

board member, Helsinki

Magdalena af Hällström

board member, Helsinki

Christer Kuvaja

board member, Espoo

Mervi Lampi

board member, Hämeenlinna

Ismo Malinen

board member, Helsinki

Jukka Partanen

board member, Joensuu

Santeri Palviainen

board member, Oulu

Liisa Raatikainen

board member, Savonlinna

Kari Salo

board member, Helsinki

Committees, work groups and projects

Santeri Palviainen

Genealogy teachers' network, Educational committee

Arto Astikainen

Juridical committee, Helsinki regional work group

Kari Salo

Helsinki area work group

Riikka Piironen

Work group for genetic genealogy

Jukka Partanen

Teemalauantai work group

Jouni Malinen

HisKi-database administrator


HisKi database coordinator

Susanna Lahtinen

Gravestone database coordinator

Mikko Kuitula

Census database coordinator

Tomi Ahoranta

Web service committee

Christer Kuvaja

Publication committee

Feedback and question form

You can use the form below to send feedback and ask questions about the Society's activities, services, and training. You can also contact the Society's customer service via the form.