Hämeenlinna
in Hämeenlinna of Kanta-Häme, Finland

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
60.996 and 24.464 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 60° 59' 45" and E 24° 27' 51"
Currency and Currency Code:
Euro - EUR
Spoken languages:
Finnish, Swedish
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 02:43 PM (Wednesday)
Timezone: Europe/Helsinki
UTC/GMT offset: 2 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
3:47 am and 11:02 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-44.033 and -176.367 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Ouwenga
References
This place on Wikipedia
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Explore Hämeenlinna

Hämeenlinna in Hämeenlinna (Kanta-Häme) with it's 47,261 inhabitants is located in Finland about 59 mi (or 95 km) north of Helsinki, the country's capital.

Local time in Hämeenlinna is now 02:43 PM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named Europe / Helsinki with an UTC offset of 3 hours. We know of 8 airports in the wider vicinity of Hämeenlinna, of which two are larger airports. The closest airport in Finland is Hyvinkaa Airport in a distance of 27 mi (or 44 km), South-East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There are several Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site in Finland is Fortress of Suomenlinna in a distance of 61 mi (or 99 km), South. If you need a place to sleep, we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

Depending on your travel schedule, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Parola, Janakkala, Turenki, Hauho and Renko. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info. Let's start with some photos from the area.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 11°C / 52 °F

Morning Temperature 11°C / 52 °F
Evening Temperature 12°C / 54 °F
Night Temperature 11°C / 52 °F
Chance of rainfall 1%
Air Humidity 95%
Air Pressure 1019.8 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 4 km/h (3 mph) from North-West
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 100% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Thursday, 27th of June 2019

15°C (60 °F)
12°C (53 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.

Friday, 28th of June 2019

16°C (61 °F)
9°C (49 °F)
Sky is clear, moderate breeze, clear sky.

Saturday, 29th of June 2019

18°C (64 °F)
13°C (55 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, few clouds.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Emilia

Address
0,1 mi
Raatihuoneenkatu 23
13100 Hämeenlinna
Finland

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: 7:00 - 23:00
Weekend: 7:00 - 23:00


Original Sokos Hotel Vaakuna

Address
0,5 mi
Possentie 7
13200 Hämeenlinna
Finland

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Cumulus City Hämeenlinna

Address
0,1 mi
RAATIHUONEENKATU 16-18
F-13100 Hämeenlinna
Finland

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Cumulus Resort Aulanko

Address
2,0 mi
AULANGONTIE
F-13210 Hameenlinna
Finland

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Videos from this area

These are videos related to the place based on their proximity to this place.

Tabletop Curling @ Hämeenlinna / Pöytäkurling

Published: January 12, 2015
Length: 50:16 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: iikka pietilä

Pöytäkurlingia 11.01.2015, Hämeenlinna, Pool Café // Tabletop curling, Hämeenlinna, Pool Café Shot in mobile.


My studying experience at HAMK (Hämeen ammattikorkeakoulu) | Finland, Hämeenlinna

Published: November 08, 2014
Length: 54:39 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Alexander Snitovskiy

Hello there! My name is Aleksandr. Some time ago, I came to Finland from Russia (St.Petersburg) to study Construction Engineering at Hameen ammattikorkeakoulu. As it has already been a while,...


Finland Offroad Tour 2012, Hämeenlinna 30 7

Published: August 08, 2012
Length: 20:29 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Tuire Doppelwagen

Finland Offroad Tour 2012 (http://www.finlandoffroad.fi/), Day 3 Hämeenlinna. In car cam from T3 Syncro 14" Doppelwagen -89, alias Tuire.


Slacklining in Hämeenlinna

Published: October 13, 2010
Length: 02:53 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Majbyxor

Slacklining in Hämeenlinna, Southern Finland. Autumn 2010.


Hookup Jamtour Hämeenlinna 24.05.2012

Published: May 25, 2012
Length: 16:50 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: DeepDishSuomi

Hämeenlinnan Hämeensaaren skateparkin kolmiulotteista menoa Helsinki Hookup kiertueelta. Hämeenlinna Hämeensaari 24.05.2012.


Tour de Hämeenlinna, Summer in Hämeenlinna 16.06.2012

Published: June 23, 2012
Length: 04:11 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Alvar C

Tour de Hämeenlinna.


Tekijä 2015 - Rekrymessut, Goodman, Hämeenlinna

Published: February 16, 2015
Length: 27:27 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: iikka pietilä

Tekijä 2015 Rekrymessut Hämeenlinnassa / Tekijä 2015, recruiting event in Hämeenlinna 05.02.2015, Kauppakeskus Goodman, Hämeenlinna Video: Iikka Pietilä Portfolio and contacts: http://iikkap...


LINNAJAZZ in Hämeenlinna

Published: July 14, 2008
Length: 45:32 min
Rating: 1 of 5
Author: Sven Rassl

10.-13. July 2008 www.linnajazz.fi.


Rekrytori Hämeenlinna 2013

Published: January 26, 2013
Length: 38:58 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Rekrytori

Rekrytori Hämeenlinna 23.1.2013. The biggest recruitment fair in Tavastia region. http://www.rekrytori.fi/hameenlinna.


Finland 2014 - Hämeenlinna Autumn 2014

Published: December 09, 2014
Length: 58:15 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: andre uebe

A brief overview about some Hämeenlinna sightseeings in the beginning of Autumn Soundtrack: Sibelius - Symphony No.6 in D minor Op.104.


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Attractions and noteworthy things

Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.

Parola

Parola is a town in the municipality of Hattula in Finland. It is located 110 kilometres north of Helsinki. Cities nearby include Hämeenlinna, Tampere, Lahti and Forssa. Many Finnish young men know Parola because of their 6 to 12 month period of armed service at Parolannummi, where the Finnish Armoured Brigade is based. Parola and Hämeenlinna have some historical significance due to old settlements and medieval buildings like Häme Castle and the Holy Cross Church.

Located at 61.05, 24.3667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Hattula, Villages in Finland

Häme Castle

Häme Castle is a medieval castle in Hämeenlinna, Finland. The castle is located on the coast of lake Vanajavesi in the city center. The castle was originally located on an island. The castle's age is disputed. Traditionally the construction of the castle has been connected to the legendary Second Swedish Crusade which would date the castle in the mid-13th century. However, there are no finds from the castle that can be firmly dated to a period earlier than 1320s.

Located at 61.004, 24.458 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Castles in Finland, Hämeenlinna, Medieval Finland, Forts in Sweden, Buildings and structures in Tavastia Proper, Museums in Tavastia Proper, Historic house museums in Finland

Ritarihalli

Patria-areena (also names Ritarihalli, Rinkelinmäen jäähalli and Hämeenlinnan jäähalli are used) is an arena in Rinkelinmäki, Hämeenlinna, Finland. It is primarily used for ice hockey, and is the home arena of the SM-liiga team HPK. It opened in 1979 and renowated in 2008. It currently holds 5,360 people. The arena manager of the arena is Jorma Hassinen.

Located at 60.995, 24.4319 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Indoor arenas in Finland, Indoor ice hockey venues in Finland, Buildings and structures in Tavastia Proper

Vanaja

Vanaja is a former municipality of Finland. It was located in Tavastia Proper about 100 kilometres north of Helsinki. It is also speculated that it might have been the name for an Iron Age and early Middle Ages settlement found opposite to the Häme Castle.

Located at 61.0036, 24.4694 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
, Former municipalities of Finland, Medieval Finland, Hämeenlinna, Hattula, Janakkala, Former populated places in Finland

Hakoinen Castle

Hakoinen Castle (Hakoisten linnavuori in Finnish) are the ruins of a fortification on a hill in Janakkala, Finland. Dated medieval, the fortification was situated on a very steep rock by lake Kernaala (Kernaalanjärvi) reminiscent of a hill fort tradition. The top of the rock is 63 metres above the water level in the lake. Today very little remains of the castle. Equally little is known about its origins.

Located at 60.8775, 24.5872 (Lat. / Lng.), about 9 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Castles in Finland, Former castles, Medieval Finland, Ruins in Finland, Buildings and structures in Tavastia Proper

Hämeenlinna railway station

Hämeenlinna railway station is located in the town of Hämeenlinna, Finland. Hämeenlinna belongs to the oldest railway stations in Finland, because the first railway line in Finland was opened between Helsinki and Hämeenlinna in 1862. The original station building, designed by the architect Carl Albert Edelfelt, was destroyed during the Finnish Civil War in 1918. The current red brick station building was designed by Thure Hellström and completed in 1921.

Located at 61.0022, 24.4783 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Hämeenlinna, Railway stations in Tavastia Proper, Railway stations opened in 1862

Ahvenisto Race Circuit

The Ahvenisto Race Circuit is a motorsport race track located in Hämeenlinna, Finland. The 3,040 metres long circuit is run clockwise. The track has an elevation change of 32 metres, the home straight is 280 metres and the width varies from 9 metres to 17 metres . The track's unofficial lap record, 1:10.000, is held by the 1982 Formula One World Champion Keke Rosberg. Rosberg drove the time as a show run with his Williams F1 FW08C in 1984.

Located at 61.002, 24.4212 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Motorsport venues in Finland

Turenki

Turenki is a densely populated community in Janakkala, Finland. The population is some 8,000 people. It's said that Turenki is translated from Turinge, Thuring or Turängi.

Located at 60.9167, 24.6333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 8 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Janakkala, Villages in Finland

Kaurialan kenttä

Kaurialan kenttä is a multi-use stadium in Hämeenlinna, Finland. It is currently used mostly for football matches and is the home stadium of FC Hämeenlinna. The stadium holds 4,000 people.

Located at 60.9936, 24.4419 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Football venues in Finland, Buildings and structures in Tavastia Proper

The Artillery Museum of Finland

The Artillery Museum of Finland (Suomen Tykistömuseo in Finnish) is a special military museum dedicated to the history of the artillery from the 15th century to the present day. It was located in Niinisalo from 1977 to 1997. In 1997 it was relocated to Hämeenlinna.

Located at 61.0053, 24.4558 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Military and war museums in Finland, World War I museums, Hämeenlinna, Museums in Tavastia Proper

Hauhonselkä

Hauhonselkä is a lake in Finland. It is part of a chain of lakes that begins from the lakes Lummene and Vesijako at the drainage divide between the Kokemäenjoki and Kymijoki basins and flows westwards from there trough the lakes Kuohijärvi, Kukkia, Iso-Roine, Hauhonselkä and Ilmoilanselkä and ends into lake Mallasvesi. The lake is located in the city of Hämeenlinna in the area of the former municipality of Hauho in the Tavastia Proper region and it is a part of the Kokemäenjoki basin.

Located at 61.1667, 24.5 (Lat. / Lng.), about 12 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Lakes of Finland, Kokemäenjoki basin, Hämeenlinna, Geography of Tavastia Proper

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Hämeenlinna: Tie 3 − Puomi Etelä, Hämeenlinna (source)

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Hämeenlinna: Tie 3 − P1, Hämeenlinna (source)

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Hämeenlinna: Tie 3 − E2, Hämeenlinna (source)

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Hämeenlinna: Tie 3 − P2, Hämeenlinna (source)

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Hämeenlinna: Tie 3 − E1, Hämeenlinna (source)

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2019

Metallica
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Metallica Hämeenlinna
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16 Aug
2019

Greenrose Faire
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17 Aug
2019

Greenrose Faire
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18 Aug
2019

Greenrose Faire
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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Khamenlinna, هامينلينا, Hämeenlinna, Tavastehus, המנלינה, ハメーンリンナ, 헤멘린나, Хяменлинна, Tavastum, Hemenlina, Хӓмеэнлинна, ہیمینلنا, Хямеэнлинна, Хеменлина, Гямеенлінна, ہمین لننا, Hämenlidn, 海门林纳