Riihisaari – Lake Saimaa Nature and Museum Centre 

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.

19.4. and 21.–22.6.

The Museum Riihisaari will be closed from October 2019 due to renovation for some time. Services and museum´s functioning do not stop, they will continue temporarily in another space. More information will appear on this website a little bit later.



Riihisaari, 57130 Savonlinna 
Tel: +358 44417 4466
riihisaari (at) savonlinna.fi