Rovaniemi is full of historically important monuments and is perhaps the best place to witness history unfold. The wonderful monuments and the rich history attached with the destination make Rovaniemi one of Top Historical Destinations in the world. Rovaniemi is a very historically important place and thus sees a lot of tourists every year. Whenever you are planning to visit a historical monument in Rovaniemi or a place of historical significance, it is always good to know a little information about the place, its opening and closing times, the ideal duration of visit and the need of tour guide to visit the historical monuments of Rovaniemi. Explore the historical monuments of Rovaniemi with a guided tour or opt for in-depth information of its historical account, this Rovaniemi guide is your go-to option for free. Move to things to do in Rovaniemi page for the complete list of attractions and activities.
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Top Historical Rovaniemi landmarks
Traverse through the finest landmarks and famous historical buildings of Rovaniemi.
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Napapiiri, 96930 Rovaniemi, Finland
10:00 am - 05:00 pm
One of the most visited attraction in Rovaniemi – Santa’s official Hometown! Located approximately 8 kilometres from the City, it is an amusement park that lets visitors meet Santa Claus in his own office! Yes meet Santa Claus! Wow right? It also has Santa Claus post office where visitors get to buy gifts and souvenirs for the loved one...
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Yliopistonkatu 2, 96101 Rovaniemi, Finland
09:00 am - 09:00 pm
The only Church in the City is worth a visit while in Rovaniemi! It is one of the biggest Church in Finland and is open during summer and around Christmas time.
An Evangelical Lutheran church rebuilt in 1950 after it was destroyed during the war. Designed by architect Bertel Liljeqvist, its architecture is quite modern and yet simple. Main highligh...
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Poykkolantie 4, 96400 Rovaniemi
12:00 pm - 06:00 pm
A museum dedicated to the life of a wealthy farmer that lived here almost a hundred years ago. It consists of a home and outhouses. Museum has on display artefacts, handicrafts among other displays depicting lifestyle of people who lived here more than hundred years ago. An interesting visit that lets you take a peek into the history – a must for all the history buffs!