The old harbour, the war indemnity schooner Vega and the galeas Jacobstads Wapen
Gamla hamn (The old harbour) and Kittholmen are situated about a kilometre from the town centre. The harbour of Jakobstad was located here until the mid-19th century, with a thriving industry around the important maritime trade. Today the old harbour area is primarily a popular recreational area with a beach, beautiful forest, small boat marina, and with history present in the red painted traditional boat houses and The Shipyard with the galeas Jacobstads Wapen and the war indemnity schooner Vega.
The Shipyard museum is open 10.6-9.8.2019
Monday - Friday 12.00-16.00
Entrance fee Adults 5€ (includes guide)
Free for children under 18 and for student´s