TOP PICKS FOR 2020-2021
Tove Jansson’s paintings
In the exhibition, you can get acquainted with the paintings made for Seurahuone by Tove Jansson, the sculptures of Sulo Mäkelä, and the works of Magnus Enckell. Open Tuesdays to Sundays.
Unelmien tanssiaiset Haminan Raatihuoneella
Finnish fashion designer Jukka Rintala’s exhibition in Hamina Old Town Hall. Visit and enjoy looking at the beautiful dresses and artworks which take you and your imagination to dance of dreams. Open Tuesdays to Sundays.
Night of Lights urban festival 11 September
Night of Lights is an evening when people of all ages meet each other in the lovely autumn night that gets dimmer. The town is filled with glimmering lights, the glow of fire and surprising events. The museums, shops and churches are open till late at night. Hamina Bastion is filled with events throughout the evening, and it all culminates in an impressive fireworks display. It’s the best event of the autumn!
Christmas Market within Fortress
4 – 13 December
Dimly-lit vaults, Christmas gift shopping and happy people!
The Christmas market in the heated vaults and outdoor area of Hamina Bastion is packed with Christmas atmosphere. Events, delicacies, crafts and much more for
yourself or as present. Come and experience a Christmas market that certainly contains Christmas spirit!
COMING UP IN 2021:
Magnificent uniforms, fascinating march music and laid-back jazzy groove! Hamina Tattoo International Military Music Festival will be arranged again from 23rd to 7th of August 2021, with Hamina Bastion serving as the main venue. In addition to the stunning march shows, there are numerous free concerts and other ancillary events for people of all ages on the streets, alleyways and parks of Hamina. Now it is time to visit the coolest summer festival in Finland!