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Vapriikin Museokeskus

Veturiaukio 4, Tampere 33100, Finland
+358 3 56566966
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Texts mostly in Finnish, a few in English

Not very good information from the receptionist. He did not knop if there would be texts in English... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
650KarinB
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Oslo, Norway
via mobile
Great museum complex, so much to see

Kept thinking I'd be finished, but kept finding more interesting things. A really great exhibit on... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
ABroadPapa
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Sydney, Australia
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Veturiaukio 4, Tampere 33100, Finland
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Not very good information from the receptionist. He did not knop if there would be texts in English in the exhibitions? At last he found some texts in plastic in a cupboard for the 2. WW exhibition. It was a good display, but only a...More

Thank 650KarinB
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Kept thinking I'd be finished, but kept finding more interesting things. A really great exhibit on the Finnish civil war in 1918, and what happened in Tampere. Very well put together, although would have appreciated a bit more English translation available. History of Tampere section...More

Thank ABroadPapa
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The best concept in museums that I have seen for quite some time. This museum contains a multitude of small museums. Our boys spent most of their time in the Games Museum. Lots of interactive video games from past to present, DOS, PC, Wii, Atari,...More

Thank Familyof4_2Boys2014
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Vapriikki museum complex houses a number of museums/exhibitions and a restaurant/cafe under the same roof. The museums cater to a range of interests, ranging from the history of Tampere and its industrial past to the Gaming Museum. The Gaming Museum will particularly be of...More

Thank KermitTheTraveller
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visit Vapriikki once a year and this time went to China and Viking exhibitions. Both were interesting, Viking exhibiton maybe more experiential with all the stories, which you can listen in different parts of the exhibition. If you visit Vapriikki, don´t forget to see...More

Thank Tuula M
Reviewed 29 May 2017

Muvia vaihtelevia näyttelyitä, tällä kertaa Kiinasta! Myös museon ympäristössä on paljon nähtävää. Lyhyt kävelymatka keskustasta. Käyn aina Tampereella käydessäni. Museum in an old factory building. Beautiful surroundings, lots to see inside and outside. A short walk from the city centre.

Thank msmahonen
Reviewed 22 May 2017

There is lot to see. Good Place to spend a rainy day and also the environment is so beautiful and peaceful.

Thank Heli55Finland
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

Several interesting and skillfully organized museums with great collections in the same building in the fascinating historical industrial area. Temporary exhibitions with rare artefacts further improve the experience.

Thank EijaMaija
Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

The game museum is a nice addition to Vapriikki. You can play the games in the exhibit as well as learn about their story and history. There is plenty to see and play! Also the other exhibits in Vapriikki are interesting and well organized. The...More

Thank Valdirah
Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

It is for the whole family. Children can visit the gate museum (adults love it too) while adults see other exhibitions. Have lunch and dinner and buy your souvenirs from the museum shop.

Thank Leena T
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