raahe, finland

Raahe, Northern Ostrobothnia province of Finland - Pohjois-Pohjanmaa

Commemorative stamp, 300 years, Raahe Finland 1949

Postage stamp celebrating anniversary of the city of Raahe, Finland.

Less than 100km south of Oulu, Raahe was founded in 1649, and has developed into a modern centre where IT, the steel industry, and one of Finland's busiest ports all jostle comfortably with its historical Old Town. Following a devastating fire in 1810, Raahe was rebuilt plan which features a central square with closed corners. The Old Town consists of 152 dwellings and 240 rear buildings, but it is not an open-air museum, rather it is a vibrant centre around which the more modern town…

Less than 100km south of Oulu, Raahe was founded in 1649, and has developed into a modern centre where IT, the steel industry, and one of Finland's busiest ports all jostle comfortably with its historical Old Town. Following a devastating fire in 1810, Raahe was rebuilt plan which features a central square with closed corners. The Old Town consists of 152 dwellings and 240 rear buildings, but it is not an open-air museum, rather it is a vibrant centre around which the more modern town…

Raahe, Northern Ostrobothnia province of Finland  - Pohjois-Pohjanmaa

Raahe, Northern Ostrobothnia province of Finland - Pohjois-Pohjanmaa

Vuonna 1862 perustettu Raahen viehättävä museo on Suomen vanhin yliopistojen ulkopuolinen museo. #raahe #finland

Vuonna 1862 perustettu Raahen viehättävä museo on Suomen vanhin yliopistojen ulkopuolinen museo. #raahe #finland

The interior of Raahe church in Raahe, Finland. The church of national-romantic style was designed by architect Josef Stenbäck and built in 1909–1912. The altarpiece by artist Eero Järnefelt. - Sisäkuva Raahen kirkosta. Kansallisromanttisen kirkkorakennuksen on suunnitellut arkkitehti Josef Stenbäck ja se on rakennettu vuosina 1909–1912. Alttaritaulun on maalannut taiteilija Eero Järnefelt.

The interior of Raahe church in Raahe, Finland. The church of national-romantic style was designed by architect Josef Stenbäck and built in The altarpiece by artist Eero Järnefelt.

Great to find this picture, a museum not far from my family home! | Raahen museo ja Wanha Herra #raahe #finland

Great to find this picture, a museum not far from my family home! | Raahen museo ja Wanha Herra #raahe #finland

Gulf of Bothnia on the ice. Raahe, Northern Ostrobothnia province of Finland - Pohjois-Pohjanmaa

Gulf of Bothnia on the ice. Raahe, Northern Ostrobothnia province of Finland - Pohjois-Pohjanmaa

Raahe, Pyhän Kolminaisuuden kirkko, (Josef Stenbäck)

Raahe, Pyhän Kolminaisuuden kirkko, (Josef Stenbäck)

Raahe, Suomi - 24.11.2013

Raahe, Suomi - 24.11.2013

vanha apteekki - raahe

vanha apteekki - raahe

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