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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
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!
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
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.
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.
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