Raseborg Castle Ruin

The emblem of the historical sites managed by MetsähallitusRaseborg Castle was the administrative centre of Western Uusimaa in the Middle Ages. The history of this royal castle includes thousands of stories with themes ranging from a spellbinding tale of love and the shipwreck of a treasure ship to the collapse of beer cellars and the end of the castle's era of glory.

Castle Ruin of a Thousand Legends

Location of Raseborg Castle Ruin in FinlandLocation: Uusimaa, Raasepori (www.raseborg.fi)

Visit: Open daily between 1 May and 31 August and at weekends in September. At other times, open by advance order. Admission: EUR 7, EUR 3 for children between 7 - 15 years. Guided tours. Read more

Instructions and rules: The Raseborg Castle Ruin is a fixed relic site, which may not be excavated, covered or damage in any way under the Antiquities Act (www.nba.fi). Campfires are also prohibited.

Sights and Activities: A grand medieval castle ruin, Lovers' Path (0.5 km), Forngården Folk Museum nearby, events in the surroundings of the castle, Raseborg Summer Theatre. Read more

Services: Café-restaurant Castle Guard's lodge, guided tours, time travel for children, thematic programme and festive catering service. Toilet and dry toilet. Services provided by partners are available. Read more

Suitability: An excellent destination for history enthusiasts and the whole family. Please note that there are steep steps and uneven terrain in the castle ruins, and the castle and Lovers' Path are unsuitable for people with disabilities. The castle surroundings and walkways offer easy access.

The address of this page www.nationalparks.fi/raseborg

The site is managed by Metsähallitus, Parks & Wildlife Finland.

Customer Service

  • Partner: Castles infocentre
  • Tel. +358(0)440646192, +358(0)505970802
  • info@raaseporinlinna.fi
  • info@raseborgsslott.fi
  • www.raaseporinlinna.fi
  • www.raseborgsslott.fi


  • Partner: Castle Guard's lodge
  • Tel. +358(0)405317451
  • slottsknekten@raaseporinlinna.fi


  • Address: Raaseporin linnantie 110/Raseborgs slottsväg 110, 10710 Snappertuna
  • Address: RESCUE ROAD/Service building: Linnanvoudintie 50/Slotsknektens väg 50, 10710 Snappertuna



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