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National Museum of Finland, Helsinki

(4.2/5 based on 500 reviews on the web)
Experience Finnish history from prehistoric times until the present day at National Museum of Finland. View the Romantic-style exterior of the museum before stepping inside to the Art Nouveau interior for viewing archaeological objects and cultural artifacts dating back to the Middle Ages. Look up at the entrance hall ceiling, adorned with frescoes about the Kalevala, the Finnish national saga. Learn about 10,000 years of history through the museum's permanent exhibits, including collections of coins, jewelry, metals, and weapons. See visual representations of Finnish folk culture up to the time of industrialization. Plan to see National Museum of Finland and other attractions that appeal to you using our Helsinki vacation trip planner.
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  • Now and then when I visit Helsinki I also go to the National museum. It is always important to follow up their latest exhibitions. The museum presents Finnish history from the Stone Age to the present...  more »
  • wonderful frescoes that adorn the lobby. worth a look are the numismatists (WOW collection:)), the weapon maker's art lovers key exhibits from the territory of Finland.
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  • Walking around the city, wandered in the National Museum. On the enthusiastic reviews of tourists expecting interesting jespoziciju about the history of Finland, but no ... The Museum's collection nothing special was no different, not observed even timeline of history that does not allow you to learn about the formation and development of the country. The impression that collected more or less valuable items from all over the country and placed in the halls in the mixture. The Museum has made no impression. Tickets cost € 10.
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  • Great place to connect kids with history. Interactive children's area upstairs talks to all age groups and is just great.
  • Wonderful museum where you can see the story of Finland, it should be free on some days (first Friday of the month ?)
  • Small and boring. Staff was helpful and polite. Building it self was nice. I hoped to see something more interesting and beautiful.
  • Just a collection of historic objects! Not to much storytelling. Needed to go on Wikipedia to find out more about the Finish history
  • Quite an extensive collection, with many items.