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Raaseporin Linna (Raseborg Castle)

Raaseporin Linna (Raseborg Castle) Review

Snappertuna is a small farming town 16 km (10 mi) east of Tammisaari. It has a proud hilltop church, a charming homestead museum, and the handsome restored ruins of Raaseporin Linna, set in a small dale. The castle is believed to date from the 14th century. One 16th-century siege left the castle damaged, but restorations have given it a new face. In summer, concerts and plays are staged here, and there are old-fashioned market fairs. Call for information on guided tours.

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  • Phone: 019/234–015
  • Cost: €1
  • Hours: May and mid–late Aug., daily 10–5; June, daily 10–6; July–mid-Aug., daily 10–7; Sept., weekends 10–5; Oct.–Apr., call ahead to arrange tour (groups only).
  • Location: Tammisaari

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