Leineperi Ironworks

Leineperi Ironworks is located in The City of Ulvila, the second oldest city in Finland. It stands as one of the best-preserved and architecturally perfect ironworks areas in the country presenting the early stages of in­dustrialisation in Finland with architectural perfection. Founded in 1771by Major Berndt Johan Hastfehr, Leineperi Ironworks expertly processed pig iron im­ported from Sweden, harnessing the energy of the Katokoski rapids and charcoal.

Today, Leineperi Ironworks has evolved into a cultural area, enlivened by local entrepreneurs and events.For those seeking a perfect mix of historical charm and contemporary vibrancy, Leineperi beckons with its diverse range of cultural and recreational activi­ties, providing an inviting destination for exploration and enrichment.

Leineperi Ironworks
Leineperin ruukki
Pitkäjärventie 7
29320 Ulvila
+358 (0) 400 - 135190

Recommended duration of visit:2 Hours
Duration of a guided tour:30-60 Minutes
Access for persons with disabilities:For details see website
Infrastructure for children:
Visitor centre on site:yes
Gift and book shop on site:yes

Saturday, Sunday 12-4pm

June - 11 August
Tuesday - Sunday 11am-5pm

12 - 31 August
Saturday, Sunday 12am-4pm

  • Guided tours optional
  • Tours in other languages