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Rovaniemi Local History Museum

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Address: Poeykkoelaentie 4, Rovaniemi 96400, Finland
Phone Number: +358 50 3252017
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The buildings on Pöykkölä farm date from the end of the 1800’s and are...

The buildings on Pöykkölä farm date from the end of the 1800’s and are built on the shores of the River Kemijoki. Open: June-August. At other times by arrangement.

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Lots of buildings were locked so we couldnt see much. But overall a nice place to spend a couple of minutes if you like histocal museums

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 21 July 2016
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 August 2016

We walked 50 minutes from our hotel here (tip: ask to use the hotel's free bikes!) and this place was a downer. Just a lot of old items in run down buildings much of which were closed. Skip this!

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 July 2016 via mobile

Lots of buildings were locked so we couldnt see much. But overall a nice place to spend a couple of minutes if you like histocal museums

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Keuruu, Finland
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 July 2016 via mobile

An interesting and an unique place in Rovaniemi. The museum and its buildings show the old Rovaniemi which cannot be seen in many places in todays Rovaniemi because of the WW II. The museum shows well how the life of a wealthy family was in the 1800s. The museum includes about 20 buildings. Inside the buildings there is a big... More 

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Rosh Pina, Israel
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 March 2015

Beautiful and well set out. Great place to see the northern lights if you miss the real thing. Very informative.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 August 2014 via mobile

A well planned museum that lets you interect with the items exposed. Prepare yourself to stay in the museum for at least three hours if you want to get the best of it. Interactive displays that makes everything interesting to learn and makes one imagine how these people survived the freezing temperatures during the years and how the Earth's climate... More 

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