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Rovaniemi Local History Museum

Poeykkoelaentie 4, Rovaniemi 96400, Finland
+358 50 3252017
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Open Air Musuem

Great place to visit on a nice day. When you pay the entry fee you can get a booklet that explains... read more

Reviewed 7 July 2017
Met812
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Brisbane, Australia
Just some old stuff

We walked 50 minutes from our hotel here (tip: ask to use the hotel's free bikes!) and this place... read more

Reviewed 9 August 2016
nriemen
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Winchester, Virginia
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The buildings on Pöykkölä farm date from the end of the 1800’s and are built on the shores of the River Kemijoki. Open: June-August. At other times by arrangement.
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7 Jul 2017
“Open Air Musuem”
9 Aug 2016
“Just some old stuff”
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Poeykkoelaentie 4, Rovaniemi 96400, Finland
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+358 50 3252017
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Reviewed 7 July 2017

Great place to visit on a nice day. When you pay the entry fee you can get a booklet that explains everything in English. All the buildings are numbered. Some were locked for repairs but the others had wonderful displays. A few of the buildings...More

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Reviewed 9 August 2016

We walked 50 minutes from our hotel here (tip: ask to use the hotel's free bikes!) and this place was a downer. Just a lot of old items in run down buildings much of which were closed. Skip this!

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Reviewed 21 July 2016 via mobile

Lots of buildings were locked so we couldnt see much. But overall a nice place to spend a couple of minutes if you like histocal museums

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Reviewed 19 July 2016 via mobile

An interesting and an unique place in Rovaniemi. The museum and its buildings show the old Rovaniemi which cannot be seen in many places in todays Rovaniemi because of the WW II. The museum shows well how the life of a wealthy family was in...More

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Reviewed 5 March 2015

Beautiful and well set out. Great place to see the northern lights if you miss the real thing. Very informative.

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Reviewed 6 August 2014 via mobile

A well planned museum that lets you interect with the items exposed. Prepare yourself to stay in the museum for at least three hours if you want to get the best of it. Interactive displays that makes everything interesting to learn and makes one imagine...More

Thank Florence S
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