Culture and sights
Kouvola is a city of sports where you can enjoy top-class basketball, ice hockey and Finnish baseball. Spiritual culture is represented by Kouvola Theatre, Poikilo Art Museum with its changing exhibitions and Kymi Sinfonietta, which performs in the autumn and spring. Popular destinations in summer are Verla Groundwood and Board Mill which is a World Heritage Site, and Repovesi National Park. Families with children should head for Tykkimäki Amusement Park and its adjacent Aquapark.