Behind the old town hall is the former police station, which now serves as the Kajaanin Taidemuseo . It hosts changing exhibitions of...
Picturesquely set on a river island in the town centre, these ruins show all the signs of damage by war, time and more-recent mischief....
The town museum, near the railway station, has a good permanent exhibition on Kajaani’s history, including info on the castle, tar boats...
In an alley off the main street, the painted windows here defy casual stickybeaking but conceal a pleasant interior. The food’s for...
Lonely Planet review
The beautiful wooden church from 1896 is a fine example of Finnish neo-Gothic. It’s typically Karelian, with lots of ornate wooden trim and a delicate, slender, bell tower.