Riihisaari is home to the exhibitions of Savonlinna Provincial Museum and Saimaa Nature Exhibition centre run by Metsähallitus. There are also Tourist Information in Riihisaari.
The Provincial Museum concentrates on the history of South Savo and particularly on preserving, studying and presenting the history of sailing on Lake Saimaa. During the summer the unique steamships moored at the museum are open to visitors. There are also a nice gift shop and free wi-fi for the costumers at Riihisaari.
Open daily 10 a.m.–5 p.m.
May daily 9 a.m.–5 p.m.
PLEASE NOTE: our temporary exhibitions and museum shop, as well as the Savonlinna tourist information desk, have moved to new premises for the duration of the current museum’s renovation. Our new address is Tottinkatu 6a, 57130 Savonlinna (also known as Nälkälinnanmäki). The renovation of Riihisaari will last for around a year.
Closed 19.4., 21.–22.6., 7.–20.10., 6.12. and 16.–24.12.
Location of temporary premises: Map
Tottinkatu 6a, 57130 Savonlinna
Tel: +358 44417 4466
riihisaari (at) savonlinna.fi