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Vyborg Castle

Vyborg, Russia
+7 931 281-13-78
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nice place

this is nice castle, yet not fully rennovated, but with interesting architecture. you will enjoy to... read more

Reviewed 23 August 2017
Edgar K
London, United Kingdom
Swedish Castle with museum

Castle on the island, great tower (under reconstruction in Aug'17), nice Musem (three floors), very... read more

Reviewed 17 August 2017
Gie K
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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 Tinde_K
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

Thank AussieNarelle
Reviewed 26 May 2017 via mobile

It's a great place, but... it desperately need two things: money and maintenance. Such a pity to see how this unique castle falls apart. It's too hot inside, exhibitions needs more information on other languages (especially the one at the first floor), toilets are terribly...More

1  Thank Maryel666
Reviewed 7 February 2017

An interesting place with a significant history through changed Nationality, Swedish, Finnish and now Russian. Best with a guide to get best out of visit

Thank gtd837
Reviewed 21 December 2016

Vyborg is the last city of Russia, before you enter finland. The castle is a 16th century monument. Its around 2-3 hors drive from St Petersburg, worth seeing as a weekend getaway. Dont expect much from the castle. Minor play games are organised for kids...More

Thank RV0681
Reviewed 11 November 2016

A typical medieval era castle located in small town of Vyborg. It's a must to visit this castle which is surrounded by waters on all side and has a small museum located inside. It has great history and has been part of Swiss, Finland and...More

1  Thank Rohan_D23
Reviewed 1 November 2016

this is nice historic place, but need restoration, they try to restore this place, but how is it going right now .. will be a long way to go "

Thank vik5834
Reviewed 4 October 2016

goog sightseeing place on the top of the Castle tower, and overall impression is exellent. But the Castle is not relatively big.

Thank maksim_ivanov
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