Maritime Centre Vellamo, Kotka, Finland The building consists of two museums: The Maritime Museum of Finland and the Kymenlaakso Provincial Museum. The entry called 'Hyöky' (Surge) won the international open architecture competition held in 2005. The building plays a major role in the townscape supporting the maritime identity of the city in different ways. Address Tornatorintie 99, 48100 Kotka, Finland
Article source: Architects Lahdelma & Mahlamäki Vellamo: Beacon of the Cityscape Kotka’s Maritime Centre Vellamo fulfills a visual as well as a strategical function within the cityscape. The figure of the Maritime Centre guides travellers .