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A journey into the past

There are lots of interesting museums in the Savonlinna region like Finnish Forest Museum Lusto in Punkaharju, Provincial Museum in Savonlinna, Olavinlinna Museum and Finland´s biggest fleet of steamers, just to mention a few.

Lusto The Finnish Forest Museum
Lusto The Finnish Forest Museum

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10€
/ Person
The forest has always formed the cornerstone of Finnish culture and the basis of livelihood for Finns. Lusto’s exhibitions, events, work demonstrations, theme days and audiovisual shows provide a diverse and illustrative insight into the significance of forests in the life of Finns. Lusto is sure to appeal to visitors of all ages.

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Doll Museum «Suruton»
Doll Museum «Suruton»

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6€
/ Person
Doll museum Suruton is now open for visitors on Linnankatu street, in the heart of old Savonlinna. Art teacher Käpy Tarus has collected dolls since 1986, and now her unique and priceless collection of 3000 dolls is showcased in the Doll museum Suruton.

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Southern Savo museums
Southern Savo museums

Southern Savo has 17 municipalities, which have over 40 local museums, attractions and exhibitions. You can find museums by type or by location. You will find museums address, opening times, admissions and contact information.

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Museum of Finnish lake fishing
Museum of Finnish lake fishing

Museum of Finnish lake fishing in the heart of Kerimäki was founded in 1982 and it is the first museum specialized in fishing in Finland. The main exhibition tells about the development of the lake fishing culture in two centuries.

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Lake Saimaa Nature and Culture Centre Riihisaari
Lake Saimaa Nature and Culture Centre Riihisaari

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5€
/ Person
Lake Saimaa Nature and Culture Centre Riihisaari presents the cultural history of Southern Savo and specialises in the history of sailing on Lake Saimaa. Several visiting exhibitions on the second floor. You can also visit Nestori - Saimaa Nature Exhibition and in the summertime you can tour the museum´s historic steamships.

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