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Historical Sites and Monuments
Aboa Vetus Ars Nova

Experience the Museum of History and Contemporary Art on the banks of the River Aura in Turku.

Ainola - Home Museum of Composer Jean Sibelius

Ainola is the home museum of great Finnish composer Jean Sibelius in Järvenpää, a 30 minutes’ drive from Helsinki.

Astuvansalmi Rock Paintings in Ristiina

The Astuvansalmi rock paintings in Eastern Finland are the largest rock painting found in Scandinavia.

Bengtskär Lighthouse

Towering 52 meters above the sea, Bengtskär in Southern Finland is the highest lighthouse in Scandinavia.

Daily Tours West of Helsinki by Friman Travel

Learn to know the Finnish Culture. Friman Travel's day trips to Western Uusimaa Province.

Fiskars Village

Fiskars history started already in 1649 and now the village in Southern Finland is known as a center of art…

Häme Castle

Häme Castle is one of Finland's medieval royal castles and has guided tours every day during the summer.

Helsinki Card

The Helsinki Card is a transport ticket and entrance pass all in one, with great value bonuses attached.

Helsinki Classic

This tour takes you to the traditional, classic, sights of Helsinki with at least three stops.

Helsinki Sightseeing Cruise - Historical Helsinki

The best sights of Helsinki from the sea with over 65 years of experience.

Jean Sibelius Drama City Tour of Helsinki

Follow the Finnish history during the past century in a musical performance matching music with the sights.

Kultaranta Garden in Naantali

Kultaranta of Naantali is the official summer residence of the President of Finland. This treasure of a place is open…

Olavinlinna Castle in Savonlinna

Olavinlinna Castle in Eastern Finland is a well known sights in Finland and the scene of Savonlinna Opera Festival in…

Raatteen Portti Winter War Exhibition (WW II)

The exhibitions of Raatteen Portti in Suomussalmi and the Winter War Museum tell of the Finnish warfare in a captivating…

Raseborg Castle Ruins

The castle ruins of Raseborg in Southern Finland are a landmark from times when this part of Finland was an…

Sammallahdenmäki Unesco World Heritage Site

Sammallahdenmäki in, Western Finland was the first Finnish archaeological site to be part of the UNESCO World Heritage List.

Sculptress Eva Ryynänen's Atelier and Paateri Church

The studio, home, gallery-café and chapel of the wood sculptress Eva Ryynänen are situated at Paateri, Eastern Finland.

Sibelius Monument

Sibelius Monument is located In the Sibelius Park in Helsinki and was unveiled by sculptress Eila Hiltunen in 1967.

Sjundby (Siuntio) Manor

Sjundby castle in the coastal area was built in 1560 by the Siuntio River. Paddling tours and café available.

St. Lawrence Church in Lohja

One of the biggest medieval churches in Finland is the St. Lawrence Church in Lohja. Open all year round.

Suomenlinna Sea Fortress

The sea fortress, built on islands just off the coast of Helsinki, is a national monument and one of Finland’s…

Temppeliaukio Church (Rock Church)

Temppeliaukio Church is often called “the church in the rock” and is one of the most famous sights of Helsinki.

The Bomarsund Fortress Åland

The fortress of Bomarsund in Åland was built during the years 1832-1854 is one of the island's biggest sights today.

The Castle of Kastelholm Åland

The castle of Kastelholma in Åland, was founded in the end of the 1300's, and is now restored and is…

The Old Church of Petäjävesi (UNESCO World Heritage)

The Old Church of Petäjävesi is an excellent example of a Lutheran church built of logs in Central Finland.

The Senate Square (Senaatintori) and the Cathedral

When Helsinki became the capital of Finland in 1812, Helsinki’s centre was established around the Senate Square.

Tracing the Past in Rauma Region

Experience two UNESCO Wold Heritage sites in Rauma starting from the period of Stone Age!

Turku Castle

The largest castle in Finland and one of the country’s national treasures has stood in Turku since the end of…

Turku Cathedral

Turku Cathedral is a record of Finnish history. The Cathedral Museum in the Southern Gallery takes you back all the…

Uspenski Cathedral

The Uspenski Cathedral in Helsinki is the largest Orthodox Church in the Nordic region.