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Museum of Technology (Tekniikan Museo)

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  • Excellent34%
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20 Sep 2018
“Scenery from MYST the game”
31 Aug 2018
“Unimpressive Museum”
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Viikintie 1, Helsinki 00560, Finland
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 7 May 2014

There is a lot to be seen and experience as well. They are lending you a guide to take you around the place and give you the moste essential things about the idustrialization of Finland and the near by regions.

1  Thank Kaj L
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 20 July 2014

Place is located river side (Vantaanjoki). Place has been used many ways, taken water making it drinking, used water power making it electricity. Area has many buildings, what all are open only on summer time. When your buy ticket, keep it because other buildings ticket...More

2  Thank NinjaGuardian
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Reviewed 21 September 2018 via mobile

On a foggy morning in early autumn the place has magic qualities. The museum displays are somewhat haphazardly strewn inside the old water-filtering station. Hardly a leading motive to be determined. However, the power plant, both inside and outside, does not disappoint if you are...More

Thank Jerzy R
Reviewed 31 August 2018

The Museum of Technology was located outside the main part of town. It wasn't difficult to get to but required a tram and a bus ride. Admission was free with the Helsinki Card. The museum consisted of several buildings, but only three were open when...More

Thank EJW3
Reviewed 12 April 2018 via mobile

If you have an hour or two, hop into this museum and it will leave you enriched. It's a very good place to come with kids too!

Thank olis-propolis
Reviewed 25 September 2017

Visited this museum some twenty years ago, was OK then but really needs an update now. Information in Finnish only, and very limited. A lot could be done, for example old mobile phones: year of introduction, what generation etc etc. All in all mainly items...More

2  Thank BestFoodAndWine
Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

The museum is located on a very beautiful spot, on the island at Vanhankaupungin lahti. However, only small part was opened for public. They were just building the basic exhibition. The most interesting was telephone tecnology from hand-handled telephone center to automated centers. A lot...More

Thank Maari100
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

The museum was a huge disappointment for us. With the price of 8 euros you won't get so much. Especially the power plant section was just old abandoned machinery with no information of how it works or much of any other history explained either. Also...More

Thank Jen L
Reviewed 20 March 2017

We wanted something funny, informative and interactive for our son (5 years old) and for us as well. The Museum of Technology of Helsinki sounded funny and it definitely was worth the trip. In winter only one hall is open, so we will come back...More

Thank Luar_LM
Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

Location of the museum is very beutifull. Nice place to work around the riversides and watch the sianery

Thank Kirsi-Mrja L
Reviewed 4 July 2016

Most of the text of the exhibits are in Finnish only. So, if you don't speak Finnish, don't expect to get much out of the experience. We used a translator app on our phone and it made a few things a bit more interesting. They...More

1  Thank AaronsTravels
Reviewed 17 January 2016

The museum is a lesser known gem in Northern Helsinki: I warmly recommend it. The museum itself is interesting enough, and the museum grounds and the whole area is as beautiful as it is fascinating. The museum is housed in a former water treatment and...More

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