Viapori-Suomenlinna – A fortress of three nations 1748–2021 -book is now available

The National Archives and the Ehrensvärd Society have published an anniversary volume describing the history of Suomenlinna, stretching from the Swedish rule to the present day.

Edited by Jussi Nuorteva and Päivi Happonen, the publication comprises around 30 articles, depicting the historic turning points of Suomenlinna, as well as life on the island and people who lived and made an impact there. More detailed description of the content can be found here.

The publication is available in Finnish and Swedish and can be found at the Suomenlinna Museum shop and the National Archives (kirjaamo[@]

Price: 35€


More information
Jussi Nuorteva, Director General, National Archives of Finland; Chair, Ehrensvärd Society, jussi.nuorteva(at), tel. +358 40 592 5131

Päivi Happonen, Director of Research, National Archives of Finland, paivi.happonen(at), tel. +358 50 468 8762

Orders for review copies
Merja Hykkönen, tel +358 29 533 7002,


Viapori - Suomenlinna etukansi