Unexpected points of view.

Come and learn the stories of the sea and the Kymenlaakso region. Let our exhibitions take you by surprise, dive deeper into the history of seafaring on a guided tour or examine history independently. Spend an active day with the whole family, enjoy delicious food by the sea or organise an unforgettable meeting or party in one of our venues.

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, restrictions in the Kymenlaakso region affect Maritime Centre Vellamo as follows: 

The museums and the museum shop are open until 28 February 2021 Tue-Sun 10am-5pm, closed on Monday. During maintenance 25-29 January Mon-Fri closed, during weekend open 10am-5pm. 

Restaurant Laakonki is open for the time being Tue-Sun 11am-4pm, closed on Monday. During maintenance 25-29 January the restaurant is open Tue-Fri 11am-3pm, during weekend 11am-4pm. 

Please see exceptions to opening hours here. 

The number of museum visitors is restricted to max. 10 persons at a time. Free admission on Wed evenings is not available and no events or guided tours will be organized for the time being.  

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Touch us!

Vellamo allows you to touch, look at, listen to, smell and play with the objects.

There is plenty

to choose from.