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Vyborg Castle

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Great place but under construction

Was a great visit there, however, most of the buildings there are under construction. I would love... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Boulder, Colorado

The castle is a good trip. The areas are accessible by foot and the town is good to walk around... read more

Reviewed 26 August 2018
Ahmedabad, India
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Vyborg, Russia
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Was a great visit there, however, most of the buildings there are under construction. I would love to return what that is all over and open.

Thank LittleChatterboxNat
Reviewed 4 September 2018

This place has so much possibility and looks lovely from outside, but I was a bit disappointed. The ticket for foreigners costs 400 rubles and only gets you into the small museum, since the tower is currently closed for restoration. There is lots of ongoing...More

Thank Ingrid T
Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

The castle is a good trip. The areas are accessible by foot and the town is good to walk around. Visit the Lavola yatch club and one can also stay there.

Thank Traveltogoa
Reviewed 22 August 2018 via mobile

We visited the castle and the museum, The museum is very large and has a lot of old objects like guns from the 2nd world war. it also has some awesom3 stuffed animals. a must see when you are in vyborg!

Thank AbelLieuwen
Reviewed 15 August 2018 via mobile

The castle was built 1293 by the swedes so if you're interested in history or old architecture it could be interesting going here. The museum was closed and there were construction work going on, so it's hard to give a fair review, but it looks...More

Thank Tisco031
Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

The Castle in Vyborg is certainly one of the bigger and more significant attractions in the town. Despite looking very grand, the scaffolding and repair works going on took the edge off slightly. However, we wandered into the settlement and took a look. Further away,...More

1  Thank Greg W
Reviewed 23 August 2017

this is nice castle, yet not fully rennovated, but with interesting architecture. you will enjoy to have a look to this castle from city and take selfies.

1  Thank Edgar K
Reviewed 17 August 2017

Castle on the island, great tower (under reconstruction in Aug'17), nice Musem (three floors), very interesting part cocncerned of Finnish times and Winter War (1939-40). Quite balanced exposition about 1944 part of war and Karelia reclamation by USSR.

Thank Gie K
Reviewed 8 August 2017

At the time of our visit it was quite busy and very interesting, many people. We climbed up the tower (though there was a small queue) and the views were unparalelled.

Thank Tina Q
Reviewed 9 July 2017

This is a stop for many tour buses traveling from Helsinki to St Petersburg. We only had 40 minutes and I would have preferred a couple of hours to see the castle, other historic buildings and the town. The history of this city is very...More

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