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A taste of Tampere

We stopped into this museum to learn a bit about Tampere, and were not disappointed. Everything... read more

Reviewed 11 November 2018
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Lovely place

Lovely place. Our family spent here almost more than five hours including lunch and excursion for... read more

Reviewed 24 October 2018
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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
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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
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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
Thank Shinylifeforme
Reviewed 27 August 2018

Recommended to vist for all people who are intetrested in this game. The exposition is not large but made with honour for sport and with excellent knowing of subject.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Zuevy
Reviewed 27 July 2018

The museum center has multiple fixed museums inside, e.g., Gaming museum, Ice hockey museum, Post museum, Mineral museum, etc. and some changing exhibits. With one entrance you get the access to all of these. Not all of the museums are that big, but more of...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank drjobec
Reviewed 23 July 2018 via mobile

I visited Vapriikki to see the exhibition of Marilyn Monroe and were positively suprised again how high-leveled the museum is. There are many exhibitions at the same location so you can visit at many displays with same fee. If you are interested of history there...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 14 July 2018 via mobile

I was thrilled to go see the game museum but ended up enjoying all the parts there. Very nice and well situated museum with lots of things to look for. I did not go with kids, but im sure they’d love it. There was a...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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