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Could know the history of tampere and hockey and the nature of Finland's wildlife, Can enjoy the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
teruyo1952
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Tampere
Grandparents, mum and a baby

Saw the Dracula display. Loved this place! Also liked the game museum part a lot. Light, friendly... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Jaana_Soulforge
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Vantaa, Finland
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Could know the history of tampere and hockey and the nature of Finland's wildlife, Can enjoy the variety of international exhibitions every year.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank teruyo1952
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Saw the Dracula display. Loved this place! Also liked the game museum part a lot. Light, friendly, baby pram accessible environment. Displays are well done (not broken or worn out) and there’s a small cafe. Would recommend for everyone of all ages.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Jaana_Soulforge
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Best way to spend a rainy/snowy day :) Interesting for adults and children as well. You can also. Plax hockey on the 3rd floor!!!

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Zsuka28
Reviewed 15 January 2019

There are multiple permanent exhibitions for example very touching 'Tampere 1918' about the battle of Tampere in the Finnish civil war, the Natural History Museum for kids and nature enthusiasts and the game museum for the geeks. All exhibitions are reasonably sized and easy to...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Kari_Tee70
Reviewed 11 November 2018

We stopped into this museum to learn a bit about Tampere, and were not disappointed. Everything From Tampere history to technology, to the story of Marilyn Monroe.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank FrequentFlier585768
Reviewed 24 October 2018 via mobile

Lovely place. Our family spent here almost more than five hours including lunch and excursion for children in stone museum Everyone can find an interesting place in Vapriikki. One ticket is valid for all museums on the center.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank annalV6089TI
Reviewed 20 October 2018 via mobile

I have no idea why it's number 1 place to visit in Tampere. By my opinion it's good place to visit only with a child

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank James G
Reviewed 29 September 2018

As the title says, the museum is highly versatile. It is not one of a regional museum that you typically. From history and archeology to technology and sports, everyone can find something that (s)he likes. At the time of my visit, there was a special...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Yinci Y
Reviewed 21 September 2018 via mobile

This is the most versatile museum in Tampere. There is many different exhibitions at the same time, so there is something for everyone. There is lots of different exhibitions like said, hockey, games, civil war and changing exhibitions. It is possible to spend all day...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank lottasyv
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

From Viking villages, through fashion and furniture, over minerals exhibitions, to gaming history (with lots of playable games), there's so much to explore! The different sections are clearly marked and easy to find. All the different sections are distinctly decorated and laid out, including a...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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