Hämeenlinna

Hämeenlinna – the oldest inland city of Finland, in the heart of the historical province of Häme. Capital of Tavastia Proper region.

Sights / Things to do in Hämeenlinna:

  • Häme Castle (Hämeen linna) – the medieval castle, originally on an island, now on the coast of lake Vanajavesi.
  • The birthplace of the composer Jean Sibelius (now museum in his family house).
  • Holy Cross Church in Hattula (north of Hämeenlinna) – medieval gothic church.

September 2002


Hämeenlinna, Tavastia Proper, Finland

∇ Location: view on Google Maps

Sibelius Childhood Home / Sibeliuksen syntymäkoti, Hallituskatu 11, 13100 Hämeenlinna, Finland

Ξ Sibelius Childhood Home webpage

∇ Location: view on Google Maps

⛭ Weather in Hämeenlinna


Finland on 40thousandkm.com

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