Do you find stories from the past fascinating and love exploring historical sites? Then you’ll find the Åland Islands a real treasure. Here you’ll meet a long maritime history defined by life at sea.
Interesting museums and spots to discover
Visit the museums in Åland and learn more about life at sea, hunting, fishing and archipelago wildlife, common life in a traditional archipelago farm and a lot more. Discover historical sites around the whole Åland and combine your interesting day trips with outdoor experiences or a visit to a restaurant.
A given spot to start plunging into the local history is the Cultural History Museum of Åland in Mariehamn. Here you’ll get a comprehensive introduction to the last 7,500 years, starting from the first seal hunters who came to the Åland islands until today and the modern Åland society.
After the introduction it's time to travel around Åland and explore the many ancient monuments, small museums and historical gems that you’ll find all over Åland.
Åland’s Fire Brigade Museum
Does you kid love Fire Brigade Cars? Or are you yourself excited? Here you can find 20 different extinguish vehicles…
Åland’s Maritime Museum – Entrance
Whether you’re a salty sea-dog or confirmed landlubber a visit to the Åland Maritime Museum makes for a great day…
Åland School museum
The teacher Viktor Jansson from Vårdö built the building where the Åland School museum is located today. Jansson lived here…
Åland’s Camera Museum – Entrance
This is a small museum with a large content. The collection contains not only cameras but also a large variety…
Åland Hunting & fishing museum – Entrance
The Åland Hunting and Fishing museum is situated in a choice location by the sea at Eckerö Käringsund, next to…
Åland Hunting and Fishing Museum – Guide
A guide for visitors of Ålands Jakt & Fiskemuseum. By reservation please mark amount of hours in the box.