Nature and Science Centre SAIMAARIUM offers

Knowledge and experiences
New levels of learning
Research and innovations

SAIMAARIUM is a functional nature and science center with an overall aim to turn knowledge into action to preserve the viability of our environment and the entire planet.

Scientific solutions are fascinating! We tell you how the latest research offers more sustainable ways to work for the benefit of the environment and future generations. Come along!


SAIMAARIUM’s main exhibition Success stories of Lake Saimaa is open in the summer season from 24 July 2020 to 31 December. Tuesday to Sunday from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.

The main exhibition hall includes also the Saimaa Theater with changing nature movie contents. Currently we show Hannu Siitonen’s magnificent film The Year of the Siberian Jay.

Satamatie 8, 53900 Lappeenranta

Tel: +358 44 985 0933
Mail: [email protected]

Tuesday to Sunday 11-17

Sun 6.12.2020 closed
Mon 21.12.2020 11-17
Thu 24.12.2020 closed
Fri 25.12.2020 closed
Mon 28.12.2020 11-17

Adults – 10 €
Children, students and seniors – 6 €
Family – 25 €

Ask for a quote to guided group tours from [email protected]

INVA parking next to the entrance. Other parking at the Nature and Science Center takes place in the public parking areas of Lappeenranta Harbor and the Fortress area.