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Suomenlinna is a World Heritage Site

Suomenlinna is a maritime fortress located off the coast of Helsinki. It is also a garrison town and a base for archipelago navy. The construction of the fortress began in 1748.

In 1991, the fortress was added to the UNESCO World Heritage List as a unique monument of military architecture.

Kuivatelakka, opastus

Guided walking tours 11.01.2014

The tour explains why the grand fortress was originally built and takes visitors to the main attractions of the island.


Viapori Dockyard, a bridge to the future - photo exhibition by Jacopo Brancati at the Suomenlinna Museum 23.04.2014

Learn about the Suomenlinna dockyard and its fascinating history in Suomenlinna Museum's exhbition.


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