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Korela Fortress Museum

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Nice Place for a Walk and a Little History on the Way to Karelia

We stopped here for a quick walk and tour and really enjoyed the old fortress. You can walk along... read more

Reviewed January 9, 2016
Tallinn, Estonia
Good to walk, but not the idea to go

Quite cosy place to walk around. But it is not so interestinfg to go there so far. If you are... read more

Reviewed May 4, 2017
St. Petersburg, Russia
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May 4, 2017
“Good to walk, but not the idea to go”
Jul 19, 2016
“Fortress with history”
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Leningradskoye hwy, 3, Priozersk 188760, Russia
+7 813 793-72-75
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Reviewed May 4, 2017

Quite cosy place to walk around. But it is not so interestinfg to go there so far. If you are passing Priozersk on your route, or you are there - nive place. But if you want to go there from St-Petersburg - better to find...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Nick492
Reviewed July 19, 2016 via mobile

Korela Fortress Museum locate is small but interesting one. There is information ancient times but also newer wars etc. Fortress is in good shape. Some places is cobblestones which is authentic but have to take into account when you choose shoes for the visit.

Date of experience: July 2016
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Reviewed January 9, 2016

We stopped here for a quick walk and tour and really enjoyed the old fortress. You can walk along the ramparts, visit a small museum inside, and even enjoy a WW2 era tank and tank destroyer in the adjacent park. A nice place for a...More

Date of experience: January 2016
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Reviewed January 25, 2014

The Fort is nothing very special, especially if you have seen other fortifications in (norhtern) Europe. But entrance is free and it is still interesting enough to spend a few hours there.

Date of experience: June 2013
1  Thank David K
Reviewed July 27, 2012

The fortress was interesting with respect to to history during 800 years: Swedish Kexholm, Russian Priozersk from 1809, Finnish Käkisalmi 1918-44 - and again Russian (without military necessity since 1809). The older part forms the museum area, the newer part was transformed into a sanatorium,...More

Date of experience: July 2012
2  Thank KJE_12
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