The Kirsti Museum courtyard and its buildings are examples of the building style in the 18th and early 19th century. The house was owned by sailors, workers and artisans. Kirsti was owned by the same family for 200 years before it became the museum’s property in the 1970s. The museum portrays the residence style of the 20th century owner and renter families.
Finland's coast boasts the world's largest archipelago. Old wooden towns, lighthouses, historical manors and stone churches, large national parks stretching over land and sea - this all sums up Coastal Finland in a nutshell.