Attractions

Public monuments and memorials

Use your Kajaani mobile guide to locate public monuments and memorials in Kajaani. Anovat kädet…

Riihipiha Museum

Located in Vuolijoki is the private Riihipiha Museum with its buildings brought to collect, maintain…

Kainuu Museum

Kainuu Museum is the regional museum of Kainuu. Temporary exhibitions introduce both international and local…

Kajaani Castle Ruins

The Kajaani Castle was built in the beginning of the 17th century and was destroyed…

Tar Canal

The large rapids of River Kajaaninjoki, Koivukoski and Ämmäkoski, were the biggest obstacles for the…

Kajaani Evangelical Lutheran Church

The Kajaani Evangelical Lutheran Church, built in 1897, represents the most decorative Neo-Gothic style of…

Paltaniemi Church of Paintings

The old church for Paltamo congregation, the Paltaniemi Church of Paintings, was built in 1726….

Kajaani Orthodox Church

The Orthodox Church in Kajaani was completed in 1959. The icons and murals painted between…

Vuolijoki Art Noveau Church

The only greystone church in Kainuu was built during 1905 and 1906. The building was…

Eino Leino’s Kajaani

Armas Einar Leopold Lönnbohm, the Emperor of Poetry Eino Leino as he was also known,…

Guided tours and excursions

Kajaani tour guides have endless stories of the over 365 years old Kajaani and its…

Luonnollisesti Oulujärvi canoeing and boat trips

Experience an unforgettably enriching excursion amidst the beautiful natural surroundings of Lake Oulujärvi. Tailored for…

Steamship S/S Kouta

Steamship cruise on Lake Oulujärvi Experience the Lake Oulujärvi landscape on an authentic steamship cruise….