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We had a great time seeing the type of housing of the early settlers in Finland! Truly remarkable... read more

Reviewed 3 September 2018
Singapore, Singapore
An appealing history experience over 140 years ago

If you want to see how the employers of the fabric factory lived with their families in apartments... read more

Reviewed 7 August 2018
Tampere, Finland
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The Amuri museum quarter consists of five residential and four outbuildings. All of the former lie in their original positions as do the outbuildings.
Satakunnankatu 49, Tampere 33230, Finland
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Reviewed 3 September 2018

We had a great time seeing the type of housing of the early settlers in Finland! Truly remarkable that this museum exists! Memorable!!!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank michaelteh111
Reviewed 7 August 2018

If you want to see how the employers of the fabric factory lived with their families in apartments with 1 or 2 rooms, this is the place to go. There was perhaps 5 children with their parents living in one room, size under 30 m2....More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Rezi_12
Reviewed 6 August 2018

Here you can feel the miserable but pittoresque life of those who came to this town centuries ago, and lived the old style way of living untill just some decades ago.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Veronica V
Reviewed 22 July 2018

We took the guided tour (in English) and it was very interesting. The guide did an excellent job. I recommend taking a guided tour!

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Jo1965
Reviewed 10 July 2018

This is one of my favourite places in Tampere. It is very interesting to see how people lived in old days and the old way cafe fulfills the experience. Good bread in the cafe. They also have a breakfast available.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank 525anitak
Reviewed 23 December 2017

Place where young people will see how people lived before from 1890-1970 in the town area of Finland. Some visitors daytime you will see on the field also, what kind os games kids had in the past time.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Jukka L
Reviewed 14 October 2017

Great little museum, well thought through. A chunk of Finnish social history. Lots of nice activities for little people too. Recommended.

Date of experience: February 2017
1  Thank MajorVoid
Reviewed 5 September 2017

The museum takes you through time from the 1880s to 1970s telling the story of how life for workers in Tampere has changed. The houses have been furnished and each room has a description of who lived there (in English as well as Finnish) creating...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Emma H
Reviewed 31 August 2017

This museum block of workers' homes in Tampere has nine house in their original places. It has placards on each room in each house that tells the stories giving examples of residents who may have lived there before. This gives a good idea of the...More

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank jksmi
Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

Enjoyed our visit here. The fictional family stories at each house really brought the exhibits to life. I must be getting old as my age group is now included in museum tours as exhibits, I thought I'd manage a few more years before I became...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank briancO3356CS
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12 July 2018|
Response from 195jennis | Reviewed this property |
You can park on the street.
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Response from camsean | Reviewed this property |
Yes. The whole museum is labelled in English.