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Heureka, the Finnish Science Centre

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Heureka with children

Heureka was a great place to visit, we were there for 6 hours, and did not even see it all. You can... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Vaasa, Finland
via mobile

The exhibitions are great. The shop is fine too. The food is as usual, but if you are hungry, it is... read more

Reviewed 8 November 2018
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“all ages”(16 reviews)
“whole family”(11 reviews)
“lots of fun”(7 reviews)
Heureka's exhibitions are interactive. The main exhibition has over 200 exhibits from many fields of science as well as a number of activity points.
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Kuninkaalantie 7 | Tikkurila, Vantaa D7EPX2, Finland
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Heureka was a great place to visit, we were there for 6 hours, and did not even see it all. You can easily spend a whole day there. Plenty to do and see both for children and adults. Great free parking close bye.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 8 November 2018

The exhibitions are great. The shop is fine too. The food is as usual, but if you are hungry, it is ok. Out there is a collection of different rocks and it is very interesting to check them all.

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Pipsa50
Reviewed 23 October 2018

Visited with my 12 year old daughter who is into all science stuff. Definitely worth the visit, a lot to see to and to experience however when we visited it was half term in Finland and the place was busy hence we couldn't do or...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Krista F
Reviewed 14 October 2018

Great fun for kids and also for the "older kids". There is a lot of scientific tasks to do and experience and a lot to see for every one. The science center is not boring all science place but instead it has been built to...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank TrippinWithJ
Reviewed 10 August 2018

Had a great visit here even without children! Fascinating and also very informative. The planetarium is definitely worth visiting.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Pamela633
Reviewed 8 August 2018 via mobile

Close to the end of the holiday we decided to visit here with my father and 2 & 4 year old children. Compared to my childhood at 90s Heureka has managed to keep the concept well up-to-date. It is clearly aimed to the families with...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

The attraction is excellent for children of all ages. Lots for them to see and do; most of it hands on. However the food prices are outrageous. €14.90 for a burger and a child size portion of fries.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank 573stevee
Reviewed 6 July 2018 via mobile

I chose weekend for visiting this place. Too crowded so I couldn't do or see all the activities. I missed more interaction or explanation from the staff to the customers to learn from the visit.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Pablo P
Reviewed 29 June 2018 via mobile

We got stuck in Vantaa due to bad weather in Tallinn one late evening/night. After a good night's sleep, we started to look for things to do while waiting for our new plane. I have been quite a lot to Helsinki in my life, and...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank ElinL_13
Reviewed 26 June 2018

A large science center with special theme exhibitions as well as large planetarium movie theatre. Lot's to see and do with children and adults alike. Reserve at least a couple of hours. Has a restaurant. Outside is a rock garden exhibiting the different rocks around...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Likis
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5 April 2017|
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Response from HeurekaMarketing | Property representative |
Heureka Science Center offers joy of discovery for people of all ages. Some exhbitions or single exhibits may not be suitable for very young kids but there is always something suitable for them anyway. The planetarium films... More
Richard W
10 January 2015|
Response from HeurekaMarketing | Property representative |
Dear Richard Walters, Our mental health exhibition is not emphasizing diagnosis nor treatments. The main message of the exhibition is to dispel prejudice and stigma associated with mental illnesses, and to encourage people... More
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