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Postal Museum

Alaverstaanraitti 5, Tampere 33100, Finland
+358 3 56566966
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History of the postal service

The exhibition shows clearly how the postal service evolved in time. Time and effort is spent to... read more

Reviewed 26 March 2017
Tampere, Finland
Post men from different eras lined up

Postal Museum dive to the history of sending letters and other postal activities inter alia with... read more

Reviewed 17 December 2016
Oulu, Finland
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26 Mar 2017
“History of the postal service”
17 Dec 2016
“Post men from different eras lined up”
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 18:00
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
Alaverstaanraitti 5, Tampere 33100, Finland
+358 3 56566966
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Reviewed 26 March 2017

The exhibition shows clearly how the postal service evolved in time. Time and effort is spent to set-up the installation, nice to walk around and look at the different memorabilia. Well worth a quick visit while visiting other museums in the Vapriikki.

Thank pepics
Reviewed 17 December 2016

Postal Museum dive to the history of sending letters and other postal activities inter alia with stamps, uniforms and text information.

Thank MC0777
Reviewed 23 March 2016

This small postal museum is now one of several consolidated at Vapriikki. It has an interesting history of mail delivery in Finland since the earliest days. The stories of how mail traveled in the earliest days will be interesting to most visitors, not just to...More

Thank TheCordrays
Reviewed 4 October 2015

This is a recently restructured postal museum which moved to Tampere from Helsinki three years ago. This means that the layout and approach is new. What also makes this museum different from a lot of other postal museums is the way that it sets the...More

Thank 4RBS
Reviewed 29 August 2015

First this museum was located in Helsinki where it was closed in 2012. After that it was opened in Tampere in 2014. Now they have very nice collections here. You can see stamps (some very rare), old photos, old films, historical objects, scale models etc....More

Thank JariJK
Reviewed 2 July 2015

The Postal Museum is one important part of Vapriikki Museum Centre located in the city of Tampere. The Museum is well organised with a very nice details as stampmaps. You can go easily there and spend some time folkloristiikan the history of mail related issues....More

Thank OPP_lahti
Reviewed 28 May 2015

Excellent exhibiton, that covers the history of the postal services from the early beginning. Lots of interactive stands for kids and everything is translated in English, Swedish and Russian. Worth of visit in Vapriikki museum, as all other exhibitions as well. Free admission on Friday...More

Thank Iksu
Reviewed 24 June 2012

This cozy museum is no more in Helsinki center. It's unclear wether they will open again in another location T_T

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