Kouvola is a lively town located within Finland's borders and as a border post between the European Union and Russian Federation. There are plenty of sights and attractions in Kouvola and Kuusankoski for the entire family. The top family attraction is the Tykkimaki amusement park, third largest in Finland, hosting over 40 games and gadgets. Kouvola Horse Track is an internationally accredited venue. Museums in both Kouvola and Kuusankoski - the neighbouring town, offer a chance to travel through time, while the more art-oriented find several exhibitions throughout the year. Kouvola Art Museum, designed by Erkki Valovirta, is considered to be one of the most beautiful art museums in Finland. The town is surrounded by beautiful countryside with breathtaking nature. You may also want to visit Verla, an idyllic mill village listed on the UNESCO World Heritage List.