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Heureka, the Finnish Science Centre

Kuninkaalantie 7 | Tikkurila, Vantaa D7EPX2, Finland
+358 9 85799
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Ranked #1 of 16 attractions in Vantaa
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Museums
Description: Heureka's exhibitions are interactive. The main exhibition has over 200 exhibits from many fields of science as well as a number of activity points.
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Riga, Latvia
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33 reviews 33 reviews
31 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014 NEW

Excellent place for education, entertaiment and see science more attractive and more close to people. Nice high tech scienece expo with look like real dinosorus and other things connected to science, evolution, history and possible future. Like this place very much, no dislakes.

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Pori, Finland
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24 reviews 24 reviews
6 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

Didn't have to say even at once, that "Don't touch that" since there were a lot of things to try and test for the kids! If you are interested in science, then go here! While the kids try and test everything, you can learn more about physics and science meanwhile. There are explanations of all the little things there on... More

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Vantaa, Finland
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22 reviews 22 reviews
10 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

Various exbitions are at very high level. I recommend it for a visit even it is far away from Helsinki centre. We even kept one birthday party there. The program (chemistry for children) was very good. The science shop is interesting too. The restaurant is the only minus. It is very expensive even for finnish standards, so best to bring... More

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Brisbane, Australia
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32 attraction reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

We caught the train from Helsinki and had to ask directions as centre is not visible from railway station although we were told it was. Loved it and could have spent a few more hours here but it was getting late. The basketball rat show was very entertaining although we couldn't understand a word the woman was saying and no... More

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Helsinki, Finland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014 via mobile

I live in Finland and when I was a kid, I loved going to Heureka. There is so much to do and see. The theme also changes which is fun.

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Vantaa, Finland
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

I have been to this attraction in the form of a class excursion in 1994. Of course many changes have taken place there since then, I'm sure. I remember the science theatre, the Verne theatre, the science store, the cable bicycle, the scenic elevator and all the Macintosh SE and Macintosh LC computers as well as some PC's. The scenic... More

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Vantaa, Finland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014 via mobile

A sciencepark near Vantaa- river. This is the place where you can make familiar science easy way. Test, watch, have experiences. I strongly recommended you to visit this place if you come Finland by plane near after lunchtime. Eat first nearby in Tikkurila restaurants.

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Canberra, Australia
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2014

Although living in Helsinki, I had never visited this place before, and decided to do this with our 3-year old on New Years day when almost everything else is closed. The building looks very big from outside (expected something more of the scale one usually gets in Finland ;-) ), but inside there is only one floor, with 4 separate... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2013

I was there in December 2013. Die building looks huge from outside, and the vision you get at the entrance is very promising. We paid 23 € per person of which 5 euros was for a movie-show, which we had to book already and the entrance. We arrived at 2pm and the movie was set for 5pm. To give the... More

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Vantaa, Finland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2013

Good base exhibition and always some special exhibition as well. There is planetarium and most of the ceses there is something nice film.

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