Hamina - the historical circular town

The centre of Hamina is filled with interesting attractions that exude history. All of these are located within a suitable walking distance from each other. Discover the idyllic wooden houses and visit the churches and museums representing various architectural styles.
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Picture Gallery - Hurmaava hamina

Picture Gallery - Hurmaava hamina

The old centre of Hamina is very idyllic.

The old centre of Hamina is very idyllic.

Kesäpuisto, Summer Park in autumn colours.

Kesäpuisto, Summer Park in autumn colours.

The cannon in Ulko-Tammio is a reminder of the world war II in this area.

The cannon in Ulko-Tammio is a reminder of the world war II in this area.

Hamina at Christmas.

Hamina at Christmas.

Hamina, Town hall

Hamina, Town hall

Hurmaava Hamina, Finland by mikkohei, via Flickr

Hurmaava Hamina, Finland by mikkohei, via Flickr

Orthodox Church of Saints Peter and Paul in Hamina, Finland  Designed by Louis Visconti, 1837

Orthodox Church of Saints Peter and Paul in Hamina, Finland Designed by Louis Visconti, 1837

There are walking tours which present the history of Hamina and many interesting details.  The history of the circular town is full of colourful characters and stories. On a time travel to 19th century Hamina, characters such as the pharmacist’s wife or a widow enliven the tour with their fascinating stories.

There are walking tours which present the history of Hamina and many interesting details. The history of the circular town is full of colourful characters and stories. On a time travel to 19th century Hamina, characters such as the pharmacist’s wife or a widow enliven the tour with their fascinating stories.

Station building 1899

Station building 1899

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