Administrative and Cultural Centre

21.11.2014  -  Rovaniemi
This is the most famous of architect Alvar Aalto's works in Lapland.

Ancient worship site of Taatsin Seita

30.4.2015  -  Levi
By the ravine lake of Taatsijärvi lies a massive rock (Taatsin Seita) that used to be one of the most worshipped and religious stone slabs for sacrifice in Lapland. The landscape is unique. The area is still considered to be sacred by many locals and is therefore kept in a natural state.

Arctic Circle Hiking Area

21.11.2014  -  Rovaniemi
Here you can cross the Arctic Circle and experience the wilds of Lapland just outside Rovaniemi.


12.11.2014  -  Rovaniemi
Opening hours: Tue-Sun 10:00-18:00 (seasonal daily) - The Provincial Museum of Lapland & Arctic Science Centre.

Einari Junttila Museum

30.4.2015  -  Levi
One of the most famous and oldest Lappish artist, Junttila’s paintings portray Lappish nature. Open on Thursdays 13–17, other times on request. Tel. +358407034657. Entrance fee.

Enontekiö Church

25.11.2014  -  Enontekiö
Enontekiö Church was built in the village of Hetta in 1951/52 as a replacement for its predecessor, which was destroyed during the Lapland war. Open for visitors 1.6.-30.9. Thursday-Monday 10 am - 4 pm.

Fell Lapland Visitor Centre

08.1.2015  -  Enontekiö
Fell Lapland Visitor Centre is perfect for those keen to learn about fell nature, nomadic Sámi culture, notable figures in Enontekiö's past and present, and the travellers of the North.

Forestry Museum of Lapland

21.11.2014  -  Rovaniemi
Opening hours 1. June - 31. August Tue-Sun 12:00 - 18:00 - Open air museum displaying the cultural heritage of Lapland’s forestry history.

Gallery Raekallio

30.4.2015  -  Levi
Gallery Raekallio is located in the village of Pöntsö, 18 kilometres from Levi towards Muonio. Owned by the painter Reijo Raekallio (born in 1950). Cafeteria, accommodation and program services on request. Open daily 10–20.

German Solider's Cemetary

21.11.2014  -  Rovaniemi
Open April-September. Other times by prior arrangement only. - Mausoleum for German soldiers who fell in Lapland during the Second World War.

Hetta-Pallas Hiking Trail

08.1.2015  -  Enontekiö
One of the most popular hiking destinations in Pallas-Yllästunturi National Park is the 55-km-long Hetta-Pallas Hiking Trail.

Kellokas Visitor Centre in Yllästunturi

03.6.2015  -  Ylläs
Kellokas Visitor Centre at Äkäslompolo in Kolari was expanded into a nature and cultural centre in 2008. The development of the area's culture has always been tied to the area's natural environment and the possibilities it provides.

Kilpisjärvi Visitor Centre

08.1.2015  -  Enontekiö
Kilpisjärvi sits at the foot of Saana Fell in the middle of the Arctic high-fell area. Kilpisjärvi Visitor Centre's permanent exhibition At the Edge of Scandinavia introduces Malla Strict Nature Reserve, Saana Nature Reserve and Research Area, Käsivarsi Wilderness Area, and the residents of Kilpisjärvi.

Kittilä Wooden Church

30.4.2015  -  Levi
Visit the beautiful wooden church of Kittilä built in 1829-1831. It was drawn by the famous architect C.L. Engel, the same as the beautiful Helsinki Cathedral.


12.11.2014  -  Rovaniemi
Open daily 11:00-18:00 - Rovaniemi Art Museum & Lapland Chamber of Orchstera

Kuusamo Hall

13.1.2015  -  Ruka Kuusamo
The versatile culture and congress centre invites you to ponder, quiet down and relax. Kuusamo Hall is open to the public on Mon-Thu from 11am to 6pm, on Fridays from 11am to 4pm and during events. The ticket office is open on Mon-Thu from 12am to 6pm, on Fridays from 12am to 4pm and one hour prior to events. Tel: +358 40 860 8800

Lampivaara Amethyst Mine

24.2.2015  -  Pyhä-Luosto
Located in the immediate vicinity of the Luosto recreation centre, in the middle of Lapland’s beautiful landscape.Open year round. The sustainable Lampivaara Amethyst mine is possibly the only gemstone mine in the world that welcomes visitors. The mine at the top of the hill introduces you to the fascinating world of gemstones.You will hear stories and get to dig for your own lucky amethyst, that has waited 2000 million years to be found.

Local History and Culture Museum of Kittilä

30.4.2015  -  Levi
The Local History and Culture Museum is in Kittilä, about 6 km from the Centre. It is located by the river Ounasjoki and its’ collection consist of local Lappish articles from the beginning of 20th century. Open during July on Tue-Sat 11.00 – 17.00, voluntary entrance fee.

Nature Trails in Hetta

08.1.2015  -  Enontekiö
There are nature trails and several longer hiking trails in the Hetta Area.

Nordkalottleden Trail

08.1.2015  -  Enontekiö
The entire Nordkalottleden Trail is 800 km long and a 70-km-section of this runs through northern Finland in the area surrounding of Enontekiö in the Käsivarsi region. The other sections of the trail run through Norway (380 km) and Sweden (350 km).

Ounasvaaran Nature Trail

21.11.2014  -  Rovaniemi
Information boards tell about the northern forest, plants and the history of Rovaniemi.

Palsa Museum

30.4.2015  -  Levi
The Palsa Museum consist of the artists’ home and the Getsemane Ateljé. It is open from June to late September on Tue-Sat 12 – 18. Palsa was one of the most controversial artists of Kittilä region.

Rovaniemi Church

21.11.2014  -  Rovaniemi
In summer and during Christmas season daily at 9-21. At other times by arrangement.

Rovaniemi City Library

07.5.2015  -  Rovaniemi
Architectural sites of Rovaniemi City Library

Rovaniemi Local History Museum

21.11.2014  -  Rovaniemi
Open June-August, Tue-Sun 12:00-18:00 - The museum illustrates life in the house and outbuildings of a wealthy farmer a hundred years ago.


05.5.2015  -  Inari Saariselkä
The Sámi Cultural Centre Sajos is the largest conference and events venue in northern Lapland ans serves a centre for Sámi self-governance, culture, education and know-how. Open: from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. from Mon to Fri. Duodji shop open from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. from Mon to Fri.


30.4.2015  -  Levi
Samiland is a Sami exhibition comprising in the only original ethnic group of Lapland, the Sami. Partly funded by UNESCO.

Santa's House of Snowmobiles

21.11.2014  -  Rovaniemi
Opening hours: Mon-Sun, 10:00-17:00 - The exhibition pays tribute to the unique snowmobiling culture of the north.

Science Centre Pilke

21.11.2014  -  Rovaniemi
Open Mon-Fri 09:00-18:00, Sat-Sun 10:00-18:00 - Exhibition on current issues of northern forests.


13.1.2015  -  Inari Saariselkä
Siida consists of the National Museum of the Finnish Sámi and the Nature Centre of Metsähallitus (Forest and Park Services). Open: In summer, June 1 – Sept. 19 from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. daily In winter, Sept. 20 – May 31 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tue. – Sun. (Mon. closed) On Christmas Eve and Christmas Day, Dec. 24 – 25, closed.

Tankavaara Gold Village

13.1.2015  -  Inari Saariselkä
Tankavaara Gold Village is the gate of Lapland's gold fields. The village has a museum and offers tasters of gold prospecting.

The Aine Art Museum

07.5.2015  -  Sea Lapland
The Aine Art Museum in Tornio offers permanent exhibition which is composed of the collection of the Aine Pictorial Art Foundation. The exhibition includes some of the finest art work in Finland. Also temporary exhibitions.

The Historical Museum of Kemi

07.5.2015  -  Sea Lapland
The permanent exhibition deals with the history of Kemi and vicinity, the influence the river and sea have played on the area's culture, livelihoods and the various branches of the forest industry.

The Järämä Fortifications - Sturmbock Stellung

25.11.2014  -  Enontekiö
Järämä is a restored section of the Sturmbock–Stellung fortifications built by the Germans between 1942 and 1944. Järämä is open from 22nd of June until the 18th of September, 2015.

The Kemi Art Museum

07.5.2015  -  Sea Lapland
The Kemi Art Museum, which is situated by the Kemi Historical Museum, has temporary exhibitions around the year.

The Kemi Cartoon Exhibition

07.5.2015  -  Sea Lapland
Kemi Cartoon Center's exhibition opened to the public in April 2015. The exhibition in one of a kind in Finland consisting of more than 20 originals from Finnish and foreign artists and more than 40 three dimensional cartoon statues. Spend an unforgettable day with the whole family!

The Kemi Gemstone Gallery

07.5.2015  -  Sea Lapland
At the Kemi Gemstone Gallery, in addition of marvelling the original, handsome Crown of the King of Finland, you may also admire the replicas of the Imperial Crown of the Queen of England, among other historical replicas, as well as the fine collection of over three thousand minerals and gemstones from around the world.

The Provincial Museum of Tornio Valley

07.5.2015  -  Sea Lapland
The museum’s permanent exhibition Encounters on the border tells about the history of The Torne River Valley on both sides of the river.

The Särestöniemi Museum

13.1.2015  -  Levi
The Särestöniemi Museum in Kaukonen, Kittilä, displays the art and working environment of Reidar Särestöniemi (1925-1981), a prominent Finnish artist whose most creative period was in the 1960's and 1970's. Open: Tue - Sat 12-18 (round-the-year) Sun - Mon closed Holidays (church and national) closed, except Easter Sunday open

The Unesco World Heritage Site

07.5.2015  -  Sea Lapland
The Alatornio Church, of neoclassical style, dates back to 1797. The church functioned as part of the Struve Geodetic Arc in the 1700’s, and is protected as the Unesco World Heritage Site. Visiting address: Kirkonmäentie 85, Tornio.

Villa Magia Art Gallery

30.4.2015  -  Levi
An interesting art gallery in Kaukonen village. Come for a visit!

Visitor Centre Naava

24.2.2015  -  Pyhä-Luosto
Pyhä-Luosto Visitor Centre Naava houses a fascinating nature exhibition on the nature and cultural history of Pyhä-Luosto National Park. Open all year round - free entry!