Attractions

Top Choice Cultural Centre in Kuhmo

Juminkeko

If you're interested in the Kalevala or Karelian culture, pay a visit to this excellent resource centre inside a beautiful hand-hewn timber building made using traditional methods and modern styling – its 24 wooden …
Nature Centre in Kuhmo

Petola Luontokeskus

On the main road 3.5km east of central Kuhmo, this centre has an informative exhibition in various languages on Finland’s quartet of large carnivores, known hereabouts as karhu (bear), ilves (lynx), ahma (wolverine)…
Museum in Kuhmo

Kuhmon Talvisotamuseo

Situated 4.5km southeast of central Kuhmo, by the Hotelli Kalevala, this Winter War museum documents that bitter conflict in the Kuhmo area, mostly through maps and excellent photographs (descriptions are available …
Museum in Kuhmo

Tuupalan Museo

At this house-museum, traditional Karelian red-painted wooden farm buildings have been fitted out to depict traditional Kuhmo life at the turn of the 20th century for wealthy families and their servants. It’s a gent…