The public can follow the City Council’s work from the council hall balcony, which has an accessible entrance from the address Sofiankatu 3 (map), through the courtyard. The entrance to the council hall balcony opens 30 minutes before the meeting starts. One can enter and leave freely during the meeting. The council hall balcony is located on the third floor and one can take the elevator or the stairs to get there.
There are reserved seats for media representatives in the office-holder and press box in the council hall. Entrance and registration for reporters and photographers are located at Aleksanterinkatu 20. Instructions for media.