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Samegarden Museum

14 Brytaregatan, Kiruna 981 34, Sweden
+46 980 170 29
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Interesting Place. No Need to Feed the Reindeer.

This is an interesting place to visit, if you are interested in finding out more about the Sami... read more

Reviewed 13 August 2016
carrane
,
Cork, Ireland
Unexpectedly small

It is very, very small but it is still worth seeing since it has very much in the small area. The... read more

Reviewed 24 March 2016
Benji-bjj
,
Lund, Sweden
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good48%
  • Average20%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
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14 Brytaregatan, Kiruna 981 34, Sweden
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+46 980 170 29
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Reviewed 13 August 2016

This is an interesting place to visit, if you are interested in finding out more about the Sami people. It is reasonably laid out and gives you a good insight into how this indigenous people eked out a living from a very hard environment. A...More

Thank carrane
Reviewed 24 March 2016 via mobile

It is very, very small but it is still worth seeing since it has very much in the small area. The history of the northern people, "samer", is very interesting and my favorite part was very detailed models showing hunting grounds and how these people...More

Thank Benji-bjj
Reviewed 18 January 2016

Get to know the sami people's culture. Museum's display gives you a very realistic feeling of how the sami people lived.

Thank MKorra
Reviewed 30 September 2015

The exhibition is small, and even the most interested successfully completed on 30 minutes.Displayed a bit like a special assignment from high school.

Thank Phayao13
Reviewed 3 January 2015

The museum was very small but worth a short visit. When we arrived the staff had to go turn the light on in the exhibit. It was a great way to learn some of the history about the native culture of the area.

1  Thank Christopher L
Reviewed 19 December 2014 via mobile

This museum consists of two and a half rooms of exhibition of sammi culture, clothes and a few photographs along with explanatory texts in English and Swedish. Whereas it is interesting to find out something about the Sammi culture it still comes short to being...More

2  Thank Max-Leonhard v
Reviewed 13 October 2014

This is a small but informative museum that has authentic displays. Details are written in a range of languages and explain various aspects of Sami culture. Very low entry cost, well worth a short visit.

Thank allison2121
Reviewed 11 August 2014

If you like history as my husband and I do, you will find this little museum has some very interesting info on the Sami people. We spent an hour or so here.

Thank Caroleires
Reviewed 25 April 2014

It's a little hard to find and quite small, but it gives you an insight into Saami history and culture.

Thank Helen K
Reviewed 16 February 2014

This museum is exceptional and gives a detailed background of the history and folklore of Lapland. I was fascinated by the midnight sun in Kiruna.

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