Welcome to historical Koljonvirta - place where battles and stories come alive
In Koljonvirta you can get to know different periods and aspects of history, right where events actually took place. The area is best known for the famous battle of Koljonvirta which was fought on October 27th 1808 between the Swedes and Russians in the Finnish war. As a result of the war, Finland was ceded to the Russian empire, although the Finnish-Swedes beat the Russian troops in the battle of Koljonvirta.
These days Koljonvirta is a versitile travelling destination for families. Numerous themed events and competitions are organised in the area every year. The numerous activity options and cultural happenings keep the visitors entertained and relaxed.
March your troops to Koljonvirta!