Kuvassa kaksi henkilö kunnostavat kuninkaanportin kivitauluja

The past and current situation

Work with the management plan is a continuous process to be refined in cooperation with partners. The first part of the work consists of mapping the past and the current situation.

The new management plan continues the long tradition of managing Suomenlinna. The management plan will factor in previous plans on the use and management of Suomenlinna and changes in society.

Work with the management plan is a continuous process to be refined in cooperation with partners. The first part of the work consists of mapping the past and the current situation.The past and current situation have been broken down into entities to provide a foundation for future development. The entities have been chosen based on feedback received on the previous management plan. The pasta and the current situation will cover the following

  • Suomenlinna’s values
  • Greater landscape
  • Maintenance backlog
  • Authenticity
  • Sustainable tourism

You can read more about the entire management plan process here.

Kuninkaanportti ja kävijöitä

Suomenlinna's values

Protecting, maintaining and restoring and presentation cultural heritage – whether buildings, landscape or activities – are based on location-specific values.

Kustaanmiekan vallit kesällä, keltainen ukonpalko kukkii.

Greater landscape

The views surrounding the fortress islands and the urban marine environment are called Suomenlinna’s greater landscape.

Tyyliteltyä muuria 1800-luvulta

Maintenance backlog

Suomenlinna’s maintenance backlog refers to works that, once completed, will leave the renovated structures and areas requiring only regular maintenance.

Tunneli harmaakivimuurissa

Authenticity

The Finnish Heritage Board has proposed that Suomenlinna be protected under the Finnish Act on the Protection of Built Heritage. The proposal and the associated maps describe Suomenlinna’s authenticity and structures that the Finnish Heritage Board desires to protect.

Matkailuneuvoja kulkee laatikkopyörällä

Sustainable tourism

Sustainable tourism methods must be leveraged to ensure the site’s cultural, social, ecological and economical prosperity.