Location: Situated at the eastern end of Linnankatu street in the old town of Savonlinna (www.savonlinna.fi), next to Olavinlinna Castle. Read more
Arrival: By car or public transportation. Read more
Visit: Open throughout the year, and every day during the summer months. Free entrance to the Museum Shop and hiking info point, but exhibitions are subject to a fee. Read more (www.savonlinna.fi/riihisaari)
Things to Do and See: The main exhibition: In the heart of Saimaa , temporary exhibitions, events, a short film on the Saimaa ringed seal. Read more. In the summer, museum ships are moored at the pier by Riihisaari and open to visitors.
Suitability: An fascinating destination for visitors of all ages. Suitable for visitors with mobility difficulties. Pets are not permitted in the Nature Centre.
Services: Events, hiking information, museum shop, rental of facilities. Read more
The Nature Centre is jointly run by the City of Savonlinna and Metsähallitus.