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Some of the most frequently asked questions and their answers have been gathered on this page. Maybe you will find an answer to your question as well!

When is the Lace Week held in 2024?

Rauma Lace Week is 20.–28.7.2024.

How can I travel to the islands?

There is waterbus connection to islands during summer season 1.6.–31.8. Waterbus timetables for summer 2024 will be published in the early part of the year.

The slands can be reached by a taxi boat as well. Check the boat taxi service provides.

Where can I buy postcards?

The museum shop at Old Town Hall (Kauppakatu 13) offers an extensive selection of Rauma-themed postcards. The Town Service Point Pyyrman (Valtakatu 2) has a small selection of postcards for sale. Many shops in Old Rauma sell postcards as well.

Where can I see bobbin lace in Rauma?

The lace shop Pits-Priia (Kauppakatu 29) offers a chance to explore Rauma lace, buy lace products and see bobbin lace making. Old Town Hall museum shop (Kauppakatu 13) offers a small selection of bobbin lace products.

Where can I find the nearest ATM to get cash when visiting Old Rauma?

The nearest ATMs are located in Kauppakatu 1 (Osuuspankki) and Nortamonkatu 10 (shopping centre Wänni).

Where are the public toilets located?

A public toilet can be found at the market place, opposite to R-Kioski. Next to the Tourist Information Office (Savilankatu 8) are public toilets, also accesible toilet.

Where should I park my car when visiting Old Rauma?

There are four parking places near Old Rauma. The parking places are located by the Church of Holy Cross (Luostarinkatu 1) and along streets Eteläkatu, Savilankatu and Kaunisjärvenkatu. The parking place along Savilankatu is asphalted, and the parking places along Eteläkatu, Kaunisjärvenkatu and next to the Church of the Holy Cross are gravel pitches. There are some parking spaces with time restrictions around Old Rauma. Remember to use the parking disc!

Where is the grocery store?

Rauma has two hypermarkets, Citymarket and Prisma. They locate almost next to each other. Smaller grocery stores can be found all over Rauma. Right in the city centre you will find Sale in Kalliokatu street.