Möhkö at war
Möhkö Ironworks Museum, Ilomantsi
World War Two destroyed Möhkö 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 Möhkö. The Mobile application for the Öykkösenvaara military history trail.
Möhkö at war -exhibition tells about the stages of the Winter and Continuation Wars in and near Möhkö, the fate of the refugees and the rebuilding after the war as well as the great depression.
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1.6.-31.8. June and August 11-17, July 10-18. Open to groups outside normal hours by prior agreement.