See and experience

Thanks to short distances, families can spend plenty of time together and enjoy their holiday in Rauma. Hotels and restaurants, the location by the sea and the many cultural events ensure that the entire family enjoys a stay in Rauma!

Rauma Maritime Museum

Rauma Maritime Museum and hellms

Rauma Maritime Museum offers experiences for children, too. In most museums touching is not allowed – the Maritime Museum guides children to learn by playing and touching artifacts that are marked with signs “Please, touch!”. Navigation simulator Jenny allows little captains to sail to faraway harbours!  You can navigate the ship in New York or in Rauma.  The floor of the simulator can be lifted in order to allow the smallest captains to navigate the ship, too. Helmet diver Wikholm needs your help to be able to work under water in the museum’s shipwreck section.

Rauma Maritime Museum, Kalliokatu 34,,, tel. +358 2 822 4911.

Rauma Swimming Hall

Swimming is a pleasant pastime, and it’s easily possible outside of summer at the Rauma Swimming Hall. The hall features a diving pool, a large heated pool equipped with a water slide, a children’s pool, two hot tubs, and a café.

Opening hours and price list for the swimming hall (in Finnish).

Hankkarintie 8, +358 44 793 3572,

Rauman maauimala – outdoor pool

Outdoor pool in Rauma.

Outdoor pool in Rauma is open every day during summer. Opening hours for summer 2024 will be announced later.

Water in the pool is 26-degrees. There is opportunity to use dressing rooms, shower and toilet. The level of good hygiene is taken care in the pool area. There is also a minigolf in the area. (in Finnish).

Kipparinpuisto playground and children’s traffic park

Traffic park

Kipparinpuisto in Rauma invites families to spend a day outdoors. The playground is open year round and everyone is welcome to play.

In the Traffic Park in the summer, an instructor guides children riding bikes and pedal cars. Traffic Park’s equipment are available during school’s summer break. Bicycles and pedal cars are available for free. Lokari miniature car ticket is 1 €/5 min. Tickets from the online shop of City of Rauma (available in summer). Cash payments are not accepted in the traffic park.

Kipparinpuisto and traffic park, Vähämaanpuisto 7

Tourist islands

Kylmäpihlaja lighthouse

Head towards the tourists islands in Rauma by a waterbus and spend a pleasant day at sea! The tourist islands Kylmäpihlaja Lighthouse Island, Kuuskajaskari Fortress Island and Reksaari Nature Island offer memorable maritime experiences for families with children. Nature and the trails in Reksaari and Kuuskajaskari are suitable for nature excursions for the whole family. In Kylmäpihlaja the bravest can climb up the lighthouse tower to observe the breathtaking view of the open sea. Water buses run regularly to Kylmäpihlaja and Kuuskajaskari in the summer. | |