Cultural heritage attractions in South Karelia
Stone Age

Early Metal Age
Iron Age
What are antiquities?
All antiquities are protected
The Antiquities Act defines what an antiquity is
The Antiquities Act defines protected antiquities
Managing antiquities slows the destruction of relics
Antiquities are the oldest layer of the cultural landscape
Sites to visit along the cultural travel route
Learn about prehistory

What is prehistory?
Archaeological research
General timeline of Finland's prehistory

Production: South Karelian Museum 2002
Manuscript: Minna Kähtävä-Marttinen
Cooperation: The National Board of Antiquities, Lappeenranta Business and Tourism Services
Layout: Kuviopaja Oy