The earliest record of the Riilahti village is from the 15th century and first manor was established about one hundred years later. From the year 1725 Riilahti has been owned by the noble family Aminoff. The present manor house was built in 1803-1806 by Pehr Granstedt. It’s surrounded by the large English style park.

Sweden and Russia fought massive naval battle near Riilahti in 1714. Today there’s a monument of the battle near the manor. Riilahti provides nowadays conference facilities, horse riding and cottage rents. Guided tours are available for groups.

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Founded: 1803-1806
Category: Palaces, manors and town halls in Finland
Historical period: The Age of Enlightenment (Finland)

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