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Mhk at war

Mhk Ironworks Museum, Ilomantsi

  • 1.1.2010–31.12.2025

World War Two destroyed Mhk village badly. Its moments of fate took place 7.12.1939 as the Soviet troops conquered the village. It signified the beginning of occupation, which lasted until the peace in March 1940. As a consequence of the war, Ilomantsi lost approximately a third of its territory


In the final stage of the Continuation War in 1994, battles with a decisive role in the outcome of the war took place in the areas near Mhk. The Mobile application for the ykksenvaara military history trail.

Mhk at war -exhibition tells about the stages of the Winter and Continuation Wars in and near Mhk, the fate of the refugees and the rebuilding after the war as well as the great depression.

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Museum contact details

Mhk Ironworks Museum
Mhkntie 209, 82980 Mhk

050 342 8825

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Mhk Ironworks Museum, Mhkntie 209, 82980 Mhk


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Admission fees

Admission with Museum Card
Admission with Museum Card


Payment methods

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Opening hours

Mon 11:00-17:00
Tue 11:00-17:00
Wed 11:00-17:00
Thu 11:00-17:00
Fri 11:00-17:00
Sat 11:00-17:00
Sun 11:00-17:00

1.6.-31.8. 11-17. Open to groups outside normal hours by prior agreement.