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Pohjois-Pohjanmaan museo

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Nice place to see the history of northern Finland

History of North with many old furnitures and costumes, not only texts which makes exhibition... read more

Reviewed 4 October 2016
Leppajarvi, Finland
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It's a part of another museum ,so I liked this one as well, if you're into history ,you'll be at... read more

Reviewed 23 July 2016
Nikoll M
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3 Oct 2016
“Nice place to see the history of northern Finland”
23 Jul 2016
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Ainolan Puisto, Oulu, Finland
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Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

History of North with many old furnitures and costumes, not only texts which makes exhibition better. Downstairs you will find special Koiramäki village and at the moment seasonal and very nice exhibition of Finnish sport happenings and persons

Date of experience: September 2016
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Reviewed 23 July 2016 via mobile

It's a part of another museum ,so I liked this one as well, if you're into history ,you'll be at the right place

Date of experience: July 2016
1  Thank Nikoll M
Reviewed 9 June 2016 via mobile

We visited when weather turned poor. However with three floor in interesting exhibits on trade, shipping, education and a scale model of Oulu from 1938 that you can manoevre around a really good experience. I certainly learned loads about Finland's relationship with Russia and how...More

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank srablair
Reviewed 17 March 2016

Wide perspective on local history. Primary exhibitions and interesting changing exhibitions. Especially recommended: the huge size small scale model of the city from the year 1938.

Date of experience: February 2016
Thank Mika U
Reviewed 13 February 2016

Good place to visit if you are interested in the history of Oulu and the Northern Ostrobothnia region. Check also the contemporary exhibitions, they can be anything from bats to the coffee pot cosies.The Doghill exhibition is based on the very popular books written by...More

Date of experience: March 2015
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Reviewed 19 September 2015

Historical museum that shows you the life at Oulu and its surroundings from pre-historial to 1970's. Also temporary exhibitions at the very bottom floor. Small shop for genuine souveniers, try the products made with tar (soap, shampoo etc.) they have real nature's healing powers!

Date of experience: August 2015
1  Thank JaanaS682
Reviewed 26 May 2015

Set in the Ainola Park, the museum is interesting for adults and children - even small ones who will enjoy seeing the ''Dog Town'' displays based on the Mauri Kunnas books. The museum has vintage clothes and displays, and shows the history of Oulu from...More

Date of experience: June 2014
1  Thank Kirjo
Reviewed 26 February 2015 via mobile

Different exhibitions on four Different floors, info about Saame history (could be expanded though). Clothes, items and furniture from different time periods placed in rooms, make the exhibitions more interesting and provide a bigger picture of the local history.

2  Thank Gustomer
Reviewed 20 January 2015

The museum includes several different exhibitions so I guess there is something for everybody: interiors, dressing, living and industry of local areas and Lapland, nature, dolls etc.

Date of experience: January 2015
1  Thank vertig0
Reviewed 1 August 2014

If you are interested about the local history, this museum is the place to visit. On a nice weather I suggest also a walk at the nearby Ainola park.

Date of experience: July 2014
2  Thank Markku L
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