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Museum of Worker Housing (Tyovaenasuntomuseo)

Kirstinkuja 4, Helsinki 00510, Finland
+358 9 1461039
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Excellent Отлично

Как и другие филиалы Музея Хельсинки, отлично и интересно сделан. Сомневался, увижу ли что-то новое... read more

Reviewed 6 May 2017
Moscow, Russia
via mobile
Fascinating display

Well worth a visit to see something a little off the tourist track. Explore the insulating factors... read more

Reviewed 21 March 2017
Brisbane, Australia
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Kirstinkuja 4, Helsinki 00510, Finland
+358 9 1461039
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Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

Как и другие филиалы Музея Хельсинки, отлично и интересно сделан. Сомневался, увижу ли что-то новое и интересное - в результате пошел и не прогадал. Раздвигающиеся кровати, клетчатые перегородки и другое - очень познавательно, да еще и бесплатная экскурсия. The museum is well and interestingly done...More

Thank PavelNosikov
Reviewed 21 March 2017

Well worth a visit to see something a little off the tourist track. Explore the insulating factors of different housing constuction techniques and much more. Centrally located, a very short walk from the market square.

Thank brisbanebreakers
Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

I definately recommend this awesome little, but fascinating museum. Interesting details and stories behind the working class rent rooms. Guidance atleast in Finnish was superb!

Thank Sari O
Reviewed 21 September 2016

A very small museum showing worker's houses (or rather rooms- "hellakamarit") at different times. The museum is free including the guided tour, it just happened to be the two of us when we visited so effectively a private tour. My British boyfriend was stunned by...More

Thank P0cket_Knife
Reviewed 10 August 2016

Free access and great guided tours - the museum guide was very helpful and had excellent English - lots of details about life of tennants in 9 x different apartments. Furnishings reflect the era and social status of residents and stories behind the residents and...More

Thank Gwen H
Reviewed 31 July 2016

This little museum of nine small homes – really nine rooms - tells you how working class families used to live in Helsinki (or in any other Finnish city or town). The homes represent each a decade of the 1900’s from about 1910 to late...More

Thank Zeilou
Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

An excellent museum- free access and great guided tours! The museum guides were so helpful and gave great insight into this area of Helsinki's history. Special mention must go to Kia who gave us a fantastic tour!

Thank Katherine A
Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

Workers' housing museum sports eight rooms furnished with typical interiors from 1910s to 1980s. You get a guided tour through them - the guides are really professional and nice! The museum is free. There's also a good museum shop.

Thank intonsus
Reviewed 15 September 2015

This is one of my absolute favorites of Museums. It´s a bit like the Tenament Museum i New York. You can feel the time change in every small apartment . It´s the kind of place you want to visit more than ones.

Thank 53tiina
Reviewed 18 August 2015

What a gem! And for free!!! An interesting museum depicting the living conditions of the Helsinki working class people and how the housing developed in the 20th century. It's a guided tour of about 45 minutes, during which you visit about 10 rooms from different...More

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