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Address: Kallionlinnantie 14, Helsinki 00140, Finland
Phone Number: 358 0 9 635 443
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A major Finnish person museum

The Mannerheim Museum is located on top of a hill in a prestigious residential area next to the Kaivopuisto park in Helsinki. The area has spectacular views of the sea and the... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 19, 2015
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Helsinki, Finland
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Helsinki, Finland
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27 reviews 27 reviews
6 attraction reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

The Mannerheim Museum is located on top of a hill in a prestigious residential area next to the Kaivopuisto park in Helsinki. The area has spectacular views of the sea and the islands off Helsinki. The building was the home of Mannerheim from 1924 to 1951. With the exception of a few rooms that have been converted for exhibition purposes,... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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22 reviews 22 reviews
11 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2015

We went to Helsinki to soak up the culture and a bit of history - and found the Mannerheim Museum fit the "history" part very well. The museum was a little hard to find - but using TripAdvisor's Phone App (which is awesome) we eventually found it. Staff were very welcoming and spoke very good English. Our tour guide was... More 

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Helsinki, Finland
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51 attraction reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

Marshal Mannerheim. One of Finland's greatest men. Without his leadership and the incredibly fine and honorable Finnish army, the Russians had probably conquered Finland. When he came riding on his horse you saw a real soldier and gentleman.Museum is worth visiting to get a glimpse into his life and many travels.

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London, United Kingdom
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98 reviews 98 reviews
10 attraction reviews
226 helpful votes 226 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

Maybe I was there on an off-day and had the wrong guide but this wasn't as interesting as other reviews led me to believe. I am not too into Finnish history or knowledgeable about Finland in WW2 so maybe that was it. The house is pretty though and I was sad I didn't learn more about Mannerheim's Asian travels.

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Blacksburg, VA
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41 reviews 41 reviews
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26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2015

We went here about an hour before closing on a Friday. We were welcomed, almost as coming to someone's house, and were quickly paired up with an english speaking guide. It was just the two of us. The tour was very informative, and our guide was well-informed about the subject matter. Unlike what some folks have said, we could clearly... More 

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Copenhagen
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29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015

The visit of the house takes place as a 1-hour guided tour (10 euro) covering the houses interior and Mannerheims life. I believe they have guides for different languages / or the guides are multilingual. In my case it took just 3-4 minutes and then a young lady appeared and very friendly guide me through the house in fluent Swedish.... More 

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Stavanger, Norway
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2015

We saw this museum rated very high and went without knowing a lot about it in advance. Turned out that it was very good and Mannerheim was a lot more interesting than first expected. We went in the winter, off the tourist season, but the museum was still quite full. Could be worth to keep in mind if you are... More 

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Moscow, Russia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015

I will not write much as being totally agree with previous comments - the place is really must-to-visit. You may firstly be confused that local personalities may be attractive but the Mannerheim's bio and his house are the first thing you need to know and visit here. Large collection of 'artefacts' through CGM life show the history of Eurasia in... More 

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Aichwald
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47 reviews 47 reviews
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25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

Not so easy to find, but once you've found it, take your time! It's worth the visit. I very much enjoyed the feeling of having the Mannerheim family still there.

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Tadworth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

This is a guided tour of a very special house, full of history with a very good guide. Not cheap at 10 euros entry, but well worth it.

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