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Kriegshistorische Stätten – Schauplätze der Geschichten – Was die Feldpost über den Krieg erzählt

Half-day winter war tour in Kuhmo

  • Duration approx. 3.5-5 h (depending on the stops)
  • Length 35 km

 

Departure & Return

 

A. Veteran’s memorial in front of Kuhmo Arts Center (Kuhmo-talo), Koulukatu 1, Kuhmo

(distance 6.5 km)

 

B. Remote patrol department Marttina’s memorial (Kaukopartio-osasto Marttiinan muistomerkki), Kurikkaniementie 11, Kuhmo

(distance 11.5 km)

 

C. Jyrkänkoski defense station (Jyrkänkoski Puolustusasema), Nurmestie 919, Kuhmo

(distance 14 km)

 

D. Memorial to the victims of Kuhmo’s partisan attacks in the courtyard of chapel (Partisaani-iskujen uhrien muistomerkki), Kappelikuja 2, Kuhmo

(distance 3.8 km)

 

E. Winter War Museum (Talvisotamuseo), Väinämöinen 11, Kuhmo

 


 

Other points of interest and nearby cafes/restaurants and various accommodation options are also marked on the route map.

More information: https://visitkuhmo.fi/en/visit-kuhmo/