Culture & History

The region’s roots lie deep in the birth of both nations. The city’s history as a centre of trade is still visible in its identity. Find out more about the local history with the help of a tour guide.

Attractions, Culture
  • Art at Svefi Torget
  • Camping in Nikkala (Haparanda harbor) www
  • Christmas and Toy Museum Lekkermanni Porthaninkatu, Tornio
  • Church of Haparanda Köpmansgatan
  • Church of Seskarö Kyrkvägen
  • H.M. Hermanson Storgatan
  • Haparanda railway station Järnvägsgatan
  • Karl Gustav kyrka Kyrkholmsvägen
  • Kukkola fishing villages Kukkola
  • MeriLapin Loma Kankaantie www
  • Monuments and statues in Haparanda
  • Monuments and statues in Haparanda
  • Museum of Tornio Valley Torikatu, Tornio www
  • Observation tower Seminaarinkatu, Tornio
  • Orthodox church of Tornio Lukiokatu, Tornio
  • Saivaara stoneage settlements Kärrbäck
  • Struve expedition
  • Taavolagården Mattila www
  • The Fishing Museum Kukkolaforsen www
  • Victoria Square Länsiranta, Tornio