We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Share
Review Highlights
Now with lunch also!

Hamina Fortress is quite popular to visit by itself or during concerts and fairs. If your never... read more

Reviewed 22 January 2017
JPH0711
,
Hamina, Finland
A really fascinating, history and beautiful, too

The Hamina bastions often host events, such as concerts and markets. Whether there is an event... read more

Reviewed 16 May 2016
lmsk2014
,
Helsinki, Finland
Read all 30 reviews
14
All photos (14)
Full view
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent33%
  • Very good44%
  • Average20%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
5 Jul 2018
“Must see! ”
11 Aug 2017
“Must see”
About
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
Contact
Raatihuoneentori 16, Hamina 49400, Finland
Reviews (30)
Filter reviews
9 results
Traveller rating
4
3
1
1
0
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
4
3
1
1
0
See what travellers are saying:
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
Reviewed 5 July 2018 via mobile

This attraction in Hamina is a must see destination. Fortress has a big tent over it every summer. Bastion is also doing many conserts and festivals. In vault is also a great restaurant Kamu! which is also a must go!

Thank kendall_fin
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

If you are in Hamina, this is a must see. Try to attend a guided tour as otherwise it would be just abbig tent, good restaurant and a lot of bricks. We liked it.

Thank Joni N
Reviewed 22 January 2017

Hamina Fortress is quite popular to visit by itself or during concerts and fairs. If your never been there than worth to visit and nowadays Kamu (one of the best lunch places) is located here. (Check also Kamu's review)

Thank JPH0711
Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

Just go and take a brouchure of walking in Old town with you and following the path. Nice historic place to have a daywalk. If possible, try to attend at the guided tour. We have been here several times and taken visitors there as well....More

Thank Katja A
Reviewed 17 July 2016

This old fortress is now used primarily as a concert venue. It's ok to pass by, but there is not much history left.

Thank rvs-ru
Reviewed 29 June 2016

This area is free to get to know to between happenings, but you always don't have access to the rock caves. During free markets for example at the Christmas there's sellers in and out in the area. There's first aid nursery and toilets, too.

Thank johannakatriina
Reviewed 16 May 2016

The Hamina bastions often host events, such as concerts and markets. Whether there is an event happening or not, you can take a walk around the ramparts. On a warm day, bring a picnic with you. If you have kids, they will for sure love...More

Thank lmsk2014
Reviewed 13 December 2015

Very historical place. Visited in Christmas Market and private restaurant Bastioni in central bastions. Beautiful place!

Thank Mari P
Reviewed 26 October 2015

This is rather popular place to organise e.g. conserts , exibitions, fairs. Hamina Fortress is rather popular to visit by itself. If your never been there than worth to visit it just nearby old town.

Thank Andrei_Neznaev
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all nearby hotels
Hotel Hamina
58 reviews
.52 km away
Hotel Leikari
24 reviews
10.65 km away
Scandic Kotka
18 reviews
16.59 km away
Original Sokos Hotel Seurahuone
210 reviews
18.26 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 23 nearby restaurants
Fortress Restaurant Kamu!
79 reviews
.23 km away
Konditoria Huovila
22 reviews
.14 km away
Restaurant mon ami
22 reviews
.25 km away
Haminan Autogrilli
20 reviews
.58 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 17 nearby attractions
Hamina Town Hall
30 reviews
.09 km away
Statue of Varvara Shantina
19 reviews
.34 km away
Saint Peter and Saint Paul Cathedral
13 reviews
.04 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Hamina Fortress staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines