Attractions

Discover the history of the seaside city, shipping and trading. The people in the stories are real, and you can get into the atmosphere of the events in their actual locations. Experience the unique features of the coastal area and Arctic Archipelago, for example the historic daymarks built to help mariners navigate. Enjoy the art in galleries and parks, or roll up your sleeves and create your own art in workshops. The open-air summer theatre is an essential element in experiencing the Finnish summer. Go to the natural waters and try out “lorkkia”. If you are not sure what it means, please ask a local.