Sights in Rovaniemi, Lapland, Finland

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Museum and arctic science centre Arktikum -Rovaniemi, Lapland, Finland

Rovaniemi - the authentic capital of Lapland, Finland - Visit Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi is an urban outpost amidst wild nature, where age-old traditions meet modern life. The capital of Lapland is the perfect place for a holiday.

Science Centre Pilke -Rovaniemi, Lapland, Finland

Science Centre Pilke - Visit Rovaniemi

Science Centre Pilke tells stories about the northern forests and the many connections we have with them.

Santa Claus Village in the Arctic Circle -Rovaniemi, Lapland, Finland

Santa Claus Office in Santa Claus Village at the Arctic Circle, Rovaniemi

Santa Claus welcomes his friends of all ages to come and meet him in his Office at the Arctic Circle. Santa Claus Office is open every day of the year, free of charge.

Rovaniemi Local History Museum -Rovaniemi, Lapland, Finland

Rovaniemi Local History Museum - Visit Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi Local History Museum illustrates life in the house and outbuildings of a wealthy farmer a hundred years ago.

Rovaniemi Church -Rovaniemi, Lapland, Finland

Rovaniemi Church - Visit Rovaniemi

The present church in Rovaniemi was completed in 1950. It was designed by the architect Bertil Liljequist. The interior of the church is dominated by a huge fresco behind the altar.

Korundi House of Culture -Rovaniemi, Lapland, Finland

Korundi House of Culture - Visit Rovaniemi

Korundi House of Culture is a space for art and people in Rovaniemi. It is also home to Rovaniemi Art Museum and Lapland Chamber Orchestra.

Joulukka in the Arctic Circle -Rovaniemi, Lapland, Finland

Santa Claus Secret Forst - Joulukka in Rovaniemi, Lapland, Finland

Santa Claus Secret Forest is an exclusive destination where you can experience the magic of Christmas either privately or in small groups.

German Soldiers' Cemetery in Norvajärvi -Rovaniemi, Lapland, Finland

German Soldiers' Cemetery in Rovaniemi - Visit Rovaniemi

German Soldiers' Cemetery in Rovaniemi contains the remains of over 2,500 German soldiers who fell during the Second World War.

Forestry Museum of Lapland -Rovaniemi, Lapland, Finland

Forestry Museum of Lapland in Rovaniemi - Visit Rovaniemi

During one museum tour you can get a wide perspective of how people worked and lived in forests here in Lapland during 1870’s until 1950’s.

Christmas House Santa -Rovaniemi, Lapland, Finland

Christmas House Santa - Visit Rovaniemi

Experience the atmosphere of authentic Finnish Christmas in Santa Claus Village at the Arctic Circle. Meet Santa Claus in the Christmas House of the Santa Claus Holiday Village, and discover the unique Christmas exhibition, explaining the Christmas traditions around the World.

Arktikum -Rovaniemi, Lapland, Finland

Arktikum - Visit Rovaniemi

Arktikum is a science centre and museum that lets you experience northern nature, culture, and history up close.

Lappia House, Library and Town Hall – the most famous of architect Alvar Aalto’s works in Lapland -Rovaniemi, Lapland, Finland

Administrative and Cultural Centre - Visit Rovaniemi

Lappia House, Rovaniemi City Library and Rovaniemi Town Hall - the most famous of architect Alvar Aalto's works in Lapland.

Korundi House of Culture -Rovaniemi, Lapland, Finland

Find exciting activities in Rovaniemi - Visit Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi offers plenty of activities all year round, both outdoors and indoors. Find here the experiences we've got in store for you on your holiday!

The whole family crossing the Arctic Circle on their way to Santa Claus in Santa Claus Village -Rovaniemi, Lapland, Finland

What to do in Rovaniemi in 1-4 days in winter - Visit Rovaniemi

Have a day or a few to spend in wintry Rovaniemi but don’t know what to do? We’ve listed things you should definitely look into - see here for more!

Arctic science centre Arktikum

Top 10 winter activities in Rovaniemi - Visit Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi is a well-known winter holiday destination with tons of winter activities in the snow. See the top activities available in Rovaniemi here!

Inside Arktikum, Provincial Museum of Lapland and Arctic Centre in Rovaniemi, Lapland, Finland

Santa Claus Internet TV Lapland Finland Rovaniemi

Arktikum in Rovaniemi, which includes arctic science center and Lapland's provincial museum, is also well-know of its unique architecture. The building was design by a group of Danish architects Birch...