Facilities / Kino Regina

Kino Regina

250 m², 250 people, from 360 € per hour, minimum 2 hours

Kino Regina on the first floor with 250 m2 of auditorium-style space is a suitable venue for lectures, film screenings and various events. The facility is accessible with the exception of the seats. By reserving Kino Regina you agree to comply with the rules for the facility.

Regina can be booked until November 30th 2024

  • Mondays from 9:00 to 20:00
  • Tuesdays to Fridays from 9:00 to 16:00
  • Saturdays to Sundays from 10:00 to 13:00

Beginning December 1st 2024 Regina can be booked

  • Mondays to Tuesdays from 9:00 to 20:00
  • Wednesdays to Fridays from 9:00 to 17:00
  • Saturdays to Sundays from 10:00 to 13:00

Reserve Kino Regina

Number of seats

The venue seats 250 persons.

Furniture that can be ordered for the facility

All furniture arrangements must be agreed upon no later than two weeks prior to the event by email: oodi.tilat@hel.fi. We will not carry out any desired changes that we are notified of after this time. Optional additional furniture that can be delivered by agreement:

  • black screens, to which objects can be attached with pins (1–4)
  • low tables, for example for panel speakers (1–5)
  • a higher table for the speaker (1–2)
  • 80 x 160 cm tables (1–4)
  • movable chairs (1–10)

Screening films in the venue

You can connect your own device, such as a laptop computer equipped with a DVD or BluRay drive, to an HDMI cable that can be found at floor level. If your film file is on a USB drive you can use the same method of connecting your device to the HDMI cable to screen your film.

If you need film projectors, you must agree on their use and price with the staff of the National Audiovisual Institute at kinoregina@kavi.fi

Please note that if you screen copyrighted material in the facility (e.g. a film) you must have permission to do so. The customer is also responsible for complying with responsibilities specified in the Act on Audiovisual Programmes (710/2011) such as age ratings.

Technology in the facility

All prior arrangements for the event, such as the installing of streaming equipment, must be made within the reserved time frame. All technical arrangements must be agreed upon no later than two weeks prior to the event by email to oodi.tilat@hel.fi.

If you need film projectors, you must agree on their use and price with the staff of the National Audiovisual Institute.

Contact information for the National Audiovisual Institute


Two wireless hand-held microphones and four wired hand-held microphones are available for the facility.

Image and sound

The space has a screen, video projector and sound projection, which you can attach your own device to using the HDMI cable at floor level. Please make sure to bring your own connectors that are compatible with our equipment.

Internet connection

The space is equipped with the open ‘Stadinetti’ wireless network connection.

Technical services

The following are included in the facility reservation

  • Technology agreed upon no later than two weeks in advance will be delivered to the facility, ready for use.
  • At the start of the facility reservation a member of Oodi’s technical staff will provide advice and guidance on the use of the facility’s audiovisual technology (audio technology, projector).

The following are not included in the facility reservation

  • Audio mixing during the event. We recommend bringing your own sound mixer.
  • Adjustment of lighting during the event.
  • Film screening – with the exception of services agreed with the National Audiovisual Institute.


Reserving the facility

You can make a preliminary reservation via Varaamo. Reservations can be made no later than two weeks in advance. We try to process reservations within 10 working days. When your reservation has been accepted, you will be notified by email.

If necessary, you can cancel your reservation, free of charge, no later than three weeks prior to the reserved time. Please notify us of the cancellation at oodi.tilat(at)hel.fi. Uncancelled reservations and reservations that were cancelled too late will be invoiced for.

Any prior arrangements or other activities necessary for your event must be accounted for when making a reservation and completed within the timeframe booked through Varaamo. The 30-minute periods automatically marked at the beginning and the end of reservations are for the most part reserved for the library’s own arrangements for the room. The person who made the reservation will not be charged for these 30-minute slots.

Reserve Kino Regina

Read the rules for using the fee-based facilities

Catering services

No food is permitted inside Kino Regina but you can order catering for 60-70 people to be served outside the facilities. If you need catering for 70–150 people, you must also book Maijansali. Please contact us in matters concerning catering for larger groups: oodi.tilat@hel.fi.

Read more about Oodi’s catering services


Do you want to organise an event at Oodi?

Read the instructions for organising an event!