The Degerby Igor Museum tells about the eleven years when the Porkkala area including Degerby was leased to the Soviet Union as a naval base. The village council of Degerby opened the museum in 1997. Today the museum consists of two buildings: the old red outhouse that was restored in 2002 and the yellow house, village office Rosenberg that served as the municipal hall of Degerby until the fall of 1944.

 

The museum is open in June, July, August 2022 Tuesdays to Saturdays 11-16, in May and from September on Saturdays 12-16 Saturday 26.11.2022 included, and at other times by agreement. Please call preferably at least one day in advance! 

Groups booked in advance are prioritized. Groups should always be booked in advance!


Our prices 2023:


During opening hours: 10 € per person, children older than 7 years: 3 €

 

Groups:

Small groups, less then 10 persons: 10 € per person plus a guiding fee of 45 €.
Bigger groups, more then 10 persons: 7 € per person plus a guiding fee of 45 €. Groups over 25 persons pay for two guides (45+40=85 €).
Coffee can be arranged if booked in advance. Coffee and a bun 6 € per person. Coffee with something salty 8 € per person.

 

Some themes for 2023:

- When the Porkkala border was closed

- What really happened in the Porkkala tunnel

- The Gulf of Finland was closed by Finnish ingenuity

- The Finnish and Estonian togetherness  expressed  in a substantial defence cooperation

- Ukraine matters!

- Finnish juniorlottas

- Västankvarn 1918 - a guided tour

We are happy to arrange a visit for you! Please contact us: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call us +358405418526

Welcome!