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Talomuseo Glims

Glimsintie 1, Espoo 02740, Finland
+358 9 81627337
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cosy place to see history of Finland

Lots of buildings of farm house and cottage to walk around and see how people lived their lives... read more

Reviewed 20 December 2016
Mikko H
Interesting exhibits and animals sheeps/goats

My kids really enjoy and love this place, there are sheeps and goats, and the rustic exhibitions... read more

Reviewed 28 June 2016
Espoo, Finland
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“pastries” (2 reviews)
Glimsintie 1, Espoo 02740, Finland
+358 9 81627337
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Reviewed 20 December 2016

Lots of buildings of farm house and cottage to walk around and see how people lived their lives. There is also museum shop and cafe ( remember to pay cash, because no credit card or debit card accepted)

Thank Mikko H
Reviewed 28 June 2016

My kids really enjoy and love this place, there are sheeps and goats, and the rustic exhibitions and games

Thank dysera
Reviewed 11 June 2016 via mobile

Lovely place. There are also some animals there, at least in the summer time. Especially the cafe is great because there are only homemade fresh pies and pastries. Enjoy! They also have traditional lemonade (Laitilan Wirvoitusjuomatehdas), for example Cola without coffein. Cash only accepted in...More

Thank Toippa
Reviewed 24 March 2016

So easy to get to, and a place that takes you back in time to the rural life of the area. The interiors of the buildings come alive when you inspect the detail, and I believe they days when children can themselves step back and...More

Thank Helen K
Reviewed 20 February 2016

with the old Finnish farming theme the place is really recommended for kids. In summer there are events where kids have the chance to see and interact with real domestic animals or theater acts. Our 2 and 4 years old kids loved the place. There...More

Thank nickimagda
Reviewed 29 January 2016

If you want to experience interesting furrows of the Finnish life in couple of centuries back in time, visit this place. Most recommended to visit in summertime, when there are lots of happenings and different kind of demonstrations about lifestyles of past times. Children love...More

Thank Jarmo K
Reviewed 14 January 2016 via mobile

Well made open air museum with plenty of things to do and see for also small kids. Explains well habits of last two centuries country side living of Finns. Located just next to central hospital of Espoo, therefore easy to reach.

Thank Pasi K
Reviewed 10 November 2015

You would never expect such countryside idyllic of the days past amidst modern city. The museum is not a big area, but take a picnic and enjoy a sunny day outdoors. There's also a charming museum cafe, some farm animals for the kids to see...More

Thank lmsk2014
Reviewed 22 May 2015

nice place with a touch of Finnish history, great in the summer for kids, domestic animals and activity days -check the dates via their website. also camps for children in the summer time. check 4H Espoo website for enroll.

Thank Paivi79
Reviewed 14 October 2014

Here you can visit an old farmhouse. It was situated to the king's road in the old days. One can really smell the old wood. Their cafe is pretty good.

Thank Matias V
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