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Tampere Art Museums Moominvalley

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Address: Puutarhakatu 34, Tampere 33101, Finland
Phone Number: 358 (0)3 5656 6577
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Moomin marvellous !

Took a long train ride up to Tampere just for the Moomins. The place was a bit tricky to find but we got there eventually. The exhibits were beautifully displayed and imbibed with... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 11, 2015
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2015

Took a long train ride up to Tampere just for the Moomins. The place was a bit tricky to find but we got there eventually. The exhibits were beautifully displayed and imbibed with a mystical quality. The whole experience was a little bit magical and brought out the seven year old in me. Recommended

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015

What a lovely place. Lots of original drawings by Tove Jansson. Dioramas of scenes from the stories. The English language guide is very good, and worth reading as you walk around. The Moomin house is there! Really nice place to spend a few hours. (and nice clean bathrooms)

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Mosjoen, Norway
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015

If you Love moomin its a great thing to check out the moomin museum. Its not so big but its nice way to see the moomin history

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Bedford, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

If you're a fan of the Moomins then the gallery is well worth a visit. It is primarily a collection of original artwork, but does include the Moomin House which is an amazing model. However, if you are looking for something for younger children this probably isn't the place to go as there isn't a lot for them to do... More 

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

I love going to musuems, I have been to many in my life. This was not one of the best. I went to this museum on 'Tampere day' on this day most museum were free of charge. Normally you have to pay 7 euros to go. I don't think this musuem is worth 7 euros. The exhibitions were very small... More 

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Tampere, Finland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

The lovely Moomin characters, buildings, drawings, etc. Suffers from the small current premises. The only Moomin facility in Finland. Best in the Nordics, for sure!

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Brighton, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

The exhibition of Tove Jansson's moomins in the basement is well worth a visit if you are a fan, even though quite a few of the exhibits are currently on loan to the centenary show in Helsinki Ateneum. It is probably best suited to older children and adults. The rest of the gallery is currently undergoing renovations and is closed.

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London, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

Of course Tove's illustrations and her partner's models are beautiful and definitely worthy of a trip but the previous exhibition of these within the library building round the corner was so much more immersive and magical. With dimmer lighting generally the pieces shone out like stars around a set of the floating stage and boats for the 'audience' along with... More 

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Tampere
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

I have to admit I love reading the Moomin stories. Tove Jansson's original artwork is on display as well as multi-lingual explanation of the different stories.

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Haifa, Israel
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

This is a very small museum, with only Finnish captions. Recommend only if your children are Moomin enthusiasts.

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Address: Puutarhakatu 34, Tampere 33101, Finland
Phone Number: 358 (0)3 5656 6577
Location: Europe  >  Finland  >  Western Finland  >  Tampere

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