The old town of Lappeenranta, also known as the Fortress area, is a great place to get to know the history of Lappeenranta. The Fortress area is home to several museums and on specific Friday´s you can visit the museums, South-Karelia Art museum and South-Karelia museum, for free.
Free entrance to Fortress museums in 2019 (Friday´s):
Spring 4.1., 1.2., 1.3., 5.4., 3.5.
Fall 6.9., 4.10., 1.11., 13.12.
Read more about the Lappeenranta museums and the ongoing exhibitions here >>