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Rovaniemi Local History Museum

Poeykkoelaentie 4, Rovaniemi 96400, Finland
+358 50 3252017
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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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21 Jul 2016
19 Jul 2016
“Unique part of Rovaniemi by the river”
Poeykkoelaentie 4, Rovaniemi 96400, Finland
+358 50 3252017
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Reviewed 9 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!

Thank nriemen
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

Thank Nikoll M
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...More

Thank Iida V
Reviewed 5 March 2015

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

Thank ASL2311
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...More

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Reviewed 9 November 2016 via mobile
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