Top things to do in Ruotsinpyhtää

Church in Ruotsinpyhtää

Ruotsinpyhtää Church

In 1743, when the Treaty of Åbo split the village of Pyhtää in two, the local church ended up on the eastern (Russian) side of the border. Shortly thereafter (in 1770), this unusual octagonal wooden church was built…
Finnish in Ruotsinpyhtää

Strömfors Bed & Bistro

An excellent choice for lunch, this delightful bistro offers modern food in a historic house. If you wish to spend the night, there are a few simple but cosy rooms (singles/doubles €70/100).
Historic Building in Ruotsinpyhtää

Strömfors Ironworks

At the edge of the village, Strömfors Ironworks is one of Finland’s oldest bruks, dating back to 1698. Today its red-stained buildings are an open-air museum amid a patchwork of forest, rivers and bridges. The Forge…