Guided tours of the Åland Maritime Museum and onboard the tall ship Pommern
Let our knowledgeable guides inspire you and bring to life the maritime history of Åland using our splendid exhibits. The guided tours can be ordered in Swedish, Finnish and English.
Gustaf Erikson and his Windjammer Legacy
Gustaf Erikson once owned Åland, Finland and the world’s largest sailing ship company. The archive that was left behind provides a unique insight into our shipping history. It is now proposed that the shipping company Gustaf Erikson’s archive 1913-1949 become part of the UNESCO World Heritage Register.
Have you met the slobbish sea sausage and the misunderstood Kraken? In the new exhibition Sea Monsters at the Maritime Museum you get to explore a time long lost, when the earth was flat and the oceans were teeming with monsters. The Maritime Museum is open 7 days a week. Welcome!