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Hameenlinna Map, Finland

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Hameenlinna Travel Guide

Hameenlinna is the main town of the province of Hame and is attractively located on a narrow and long lake of the Vanajavesi. Hameenlinna shares its south boundaries with the Hattelmala Hills. The attractive and great town was actually founded by the very famous Per Brahe, the governor of Sweden in the year 1639 on a region to the north of Tavastehus Castle of the 13th Century that he later strengthened and enlarged.... read more

Hameenlinna Sightseeing

The birth place of the great composer, Jean Sibelius is also present in the city as a museum. It tells about the legend’s childhood life at the age of 11 years. The old house made of wood has been conserved between modern big buildings. read more

Hameenlinna History

As far as the history of Hameenlinna is concerned, there had been a settlement called as Vanaja where the city presently stands since the Age of Vikings. The castle was constructed in the late 13th Century in order to secure the Swedish power in the central parts of Finland. A village was then born in a nearby location of the Hame Castle in order to provide goods and services to the inhabitants. read more

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