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Address: Tytyrinkatu 1, Lohja, Finland
Phone Number: +358 44 3691309
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Tytyri Mine museum in areal functioning mine only 30 minutes from...

Tytyri Mine museum in areal functioning mine only 30 minutes from Helsinki offers you a great experience 110 meters below sealevel. You gill get familiar with mining history and what mining is today. Museum includes also huge underground gave, where you will see exotic light and sound show for 5 minutes. Mine museum is open for request for groups all year round and for individuals during May-September. Price is 14€/ adult and 8€/ children, guided tour takes about 1,5 hours.

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Luxury dinner

Nice but cold one needs warm clothing. Was invited to a special dinner with local enterpreneur. Lovely food and good athmospheare next time again 😆

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 30, 2015
Jere J
Espoo, Finland
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Helsinki, Finland
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42 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2015

The mine is partially still functioning. The area under the town is really large and deep. Some spaces are unbelievable huge. Interesting and unusual - and if the day is too warm, it is always quite cool down there (take enough clothes...)

1 Thank Kari P
Espoo, Finland
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1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

Nice but cold one needs warm clothing. Was invited to a special dinner with local enterpreneur. Lovely food and good athmospheare next time again 😆

Thank Jere J
Lohja, Finland
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6 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

Because the Tytyri mine is a limestone-mine, there are no poisonous gases or anything else that could be dangerous. The air is always about 10°C and it is clean. In fact, the mine is so clean that the city takes most of its drinking water from the mine! The water is filtered in a sand-filter and then pumped into the... More 

1 Thank 400Chris
Tours, France
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23 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

I really loved the visit, there are many things to discover. If you are in the area, you have to go!

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Lohja, Finland
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85 reviews
25 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

ok, so this is interesting to visit. and they really try with the light show and all, but it really lost its touch when they decided to go with a regualr van to take you down there instead of the old way. i wouldnt bring a guest here, but if you are that desperate for something to do in lohja-... More 

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Vihti, Finland
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103 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

And why wouldn´t it be, it is 80 meters underground. +8C. Reception with the two good looking ladies who greeted politly as soon as I got in through the door was spot on. They even got my jokes and made some of thier own. Guide was great, took care that even the kids got on. Two hours full of fun.... More 

Thank jari L
Lohja, Finland
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13 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

Everybody who lives in Lohja or comes here on their travels should experience Tytyri Mine Museum. You get to see a real working mine and see some wonderful old machines. And you'll gonna get a treat in the end in a BIG cavern, howerever I won't spoil the ending. You're getting a lift by car to the museum mine, at... More 

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54 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2013

Our smiling guide Katri was driving me and my Chinese colleague downwards along one of those mine roads into the depth of the still-running limestone mine. We landed in front of the entrance of the mine museum, knocked the door with an echo. Exicting to be down and walk and see what there down. Limestone was heard to have several... More 

1 Thank Maari100
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138 reviews
87 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2013 via mobile

The mine museum is actually a partial obsolete shaft from a still-running mining site. Check out the schedule as this is only guided tours. After registration, you'll get a safety helmet and will have to wait for a van to bring you down to the entrance. The van is riding down in the mine, you will be suddenly in a... More 

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Espoo, Southern Finland, Finland
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5 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2013

Very interesting but tour could be a bit shorter. Make sure you have warm clothes, even during summer.

1 Thank Patrik P

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