The SnowCastle has moved from Kauppakatu 29, Kemi to Lumilinnankatu 15, Kemi (former Mansikkanokankatu 17).
Pure white snow walls surround the gigantic SnowCastle, the artwork of ice and snow that can be found right by the sea near the city centre, from the end of January until beginning of April. The world's largest SnowRestaurant seats over 200 guests, SnowChapel with mystical atmosphere is a memorable venue for wedding ceremonies, SnowHotel with unique beautifully decorated snow rooms offers a true arctic adventure. All made entirely of snow and ice from the sea water. The enormous SnowCastle is a highly unique venue for visitors offering various activities in the weekly programme. SnowHotel is the World Luxury Hotel Global Award Winner - Bespoken Luxury Hotel 2016. Hotel is also the best Ecofriendly hotel in Finland 2016.
First SnowCastle was built in the city in 1996 as a present to all the children in the world. In 2017 SnowCastle of Kemi takes part in celebrating the 100 years of independency in Finland and the theme is Finland 100 years. Opening ceremony is held on 21st of January 2017. Read more about the history of Finland here.
Come and visit the new SnowCastle area in Kemi. Please notice that you will find us in a new location.
Great light-effects will add charm of the snow- and ice-sculpting as well as to the structures about the SnowCastle. The SnowRestaurant, SnowChapel and SnowHotel are all situated in the SnowCastle area, only 1 km from the city centre.
Daily at 10.00-18.00
SnowCastle entrance fees
Children: 9€ (4-11y.)
under 4-year-olds for free
Reserve tickets and activities online:
- SnowCastle Entrance
- SnowCastle Season Ticket
- Aurora Borealis Safari by Snowmobiles
- Burning Rubber - Donut School
- Car Handling
- Feel Good Activities
- Ice-Fishing experience
- Ice & Snow Carving for Beginners
- Introduction to Snowmobiling
- Olokolo - Luxury Ride
- Lamborghini Taxi Experience
- Silence of the Northern Sky
- White Silence on Snowshoes