Welcome to Hämeenlinna

Hämeenlinna is only an hour away from the Helsinki Metropolitan Area. Unique blend of new and old, nature and culture, urban sceneries and countryside landscapes – all in perfect harmony. Welcome to explore!

Events

In the summertime, Hämeenlinna is home to a huge number of events. Hämeenlinna is host to Finland’s oldest children’s event Hippalot. In August, we recommend visiting the medieval festival at Castle Park. In addition to these, the city of filled to the brim with numerous exhibitions and market events.

Read more about other summer events 

Have an adventure in Linnanniemi

Just a 5-minute walk from the city centre, this versatile museum district has something to offer for every member of the family. Come see Häme Castle, Museum Militaria and the only prison museum in Finland.

Read more about Häme Castle  Read more about Museum Militaria  Read more about Vankila 

More museums, more experiences

The popularity of museums is increasing constantly, and the museums in Hämeenlinna are well worth a visit! In addition to the museums in the city centre, we also recommend the Design Museum Iittala.

Hämeenlinna City Museum  Hämeenlinna Art Museum  Design Museum Iittala 

Wildlife adventures

In Hämeenlinna, nature and leisure time are always present. Come and spend time in our scenic landscapes. The city’s favourite locations are found in Ahvenisto, Aulanko and Evo.

Ahvenisto Activity Park  Aulanko Nature Reserve  Evo Hiking Area 

Discover Hämeenlinna region

Hämeenlinna region is full of things to see and experience. It offers a unique blend of new and old, nature and culture, urban sceneries and countryside landscapes – all in perfect harmony. You are welcome to explore and stay for a longer time.

Read more tips on the Visit Häme website 

Hämeenlinna tourist information at your service

Tourist Information can help you explore the amazing things to see & do and places to stay. Don´t hesitate to contact us! Tel. +358 50 558 8183, tourist.info@hameenlinna.fi