Experience amazing Suomenlinna

We offer a wide range of guided tours at Suomenlinna. Book guided tours, historical sailings and museum visits for your group.

11,00 € / 60 min

The construction works of one of the biggest Nordic fortresses, Suomenlinna, begun in 1748. The best way to get to know the fascinating story behind the World Heritage Site of UNESCO, Suomenlinna fortress, is to join a guided tour.

During the guided walking tour an authorised guide tells about the 270 years of eventful history of Suomenlinna under the rule of three different states as well as the life on the islands today. The guide will take you to the most important sights of the fortress, such as the Great Courtyard and the Dry Dock, which in its days was among the largest in the world.

The tours start from the Suomenlinna Centre (Suomenlinna Museum). Duration one hour.


1.-30.9. 2018 Sat-Sun at 13.30
28.12.2018-6.1.2019 daily at 13.30 (exception Tue 1.1.2019: no tour)
20.4.-31.5.2019 Sat-Sun at 13.30
1.6.-31.8. every day at 13.30

Tickets: online at Suomenlinnatours com, or at the Suomenlinnacenter ticket sales before the tour.

The guide service is subject to permits in Suomenlinna. Guides are authorised by the Ehrensvärd Society in cooperation with the National Board of Antiquities and the Governing Body of Suomenlinna. In order to the ensure the quality of the guide services, only authorised guides are allowed to offer guide services in Suomenlinna.



KohdeSuomenlinna C 74,00190 Helsinki
Lisätietoja:Kierrokset alkavat Suomenlinnakeskukselta.


Ehrensvärd seura ry
09 6841850
Y-tunnus: 0220249-0
Ehrensvärd seura ry
09 6841850
Y-tunnus: 0220249-0

Cannon Sloop Diana

The cannon sloop tours offer unique sea voyages with an old vessel and a sense of history in an interesting and exciting way. The crew in 1700th century gear enlivens the journey on board the cannon sloop Diana.

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Learn about the history of Suomenlinna, World Heritage Site of UNESCO.
Suomenlinnan rakentaminen

History of Suomenlinna

The fortress was develop under three time eras.

Suomenlinna Kustaanmiekka

World Heritage site of UNESCO

Suomenlinna is living world heritage

Augustin Ehrensvärd

Augustin Ehrensvärd

Who was the founder of the fortress.

Suomenlinna elokuva

Suomenlinna Museum

Visit the museum all year round.