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Address: Seurasaari, Helsinki 00250, Finland
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Shore Excursion: Panoramic Helsinki and Seurasaari Open-Air Museum

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Nice outdoor museum and pic-nic place almost in the city center

Nice Place to walk among the old rural houses in a small forest island. You can even have a bath in the sea. There are restaurants . On midsummer eve you can see bonfires and folk... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Helsinki, Finland
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Helsinki, Finland
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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Nice Place to walk among the old rural houses in a small forest island. You can even have a bath in the sea. There are restaurants . On midsummer eve you can see bonfires and folk dance performances.

Thank MarkHenryFinn
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Seurasaari is an island, turned to outdoors museum. That said, this is a great place to spend some relaxing time if the weather allows it. You can feed squirrels, little birds, big birds, etc. A great place to be during the summer, since there is also a restaurant, café, and ice cream stands.

Thank VasilisP
Bengaluru, India
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a beautiful island, a little away from Helsinki city. Its full of amazing scenes and surrounded by beautiful seashore. There are many birds, ducks and squirrels on the island, which are ready to be fed. You can walk across the island, or choose to walk around it on the shoreline. This island has few cafes. which server good... More 

2 Thank Shashank S
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Reviewed 1 week ago

It`s a park with old Finnish buildings, beautiful nature and lots of squirrels and swans. You can take nuts with you and feed squirrels from your hands. You can also arrange a picnic in the designated place.

Thank Scott H
Helsinki, Finland
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67 reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Seurasaari is great for a walk, the museum is nice and showing a piece of Finnish history, although it is nothing outstanding and it isn't opened whole year around.

Thank haanahh
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Reviewed March 20, 2017

A great pocket of greenery not too far from the Centre. Some old rural buildings, beautiful trees, nice walking paths and surrounded by water. If I could do it again I would pack a picnic and eat lunch here. If you ride a bike here it has to be parked before the bridge to the island, as it is walking... More 

Thank Radek R
Cagnes-sur-Mer, France
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Reviewed March 10, 2017 via mobile

One of my favourite spots in Helsinki. Wonderful place to stroll around, and enjoy the beautiful nature (and the curious squirrels). The outdoors museum is a very good way to get an idea of rural finnish architecure, as well.

1 Thank teturtia
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Reviewed March 3, 2017 via mobile

The nature on the island is very beautiful. There are also some very friendly birds and squirrels, so if you go i would recommend taking some bread and nuts to feed them ( they even take it from your hand). Good for families, couples and friends. Mind that it can get very windy, even when it is not cold outside,... More 

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Reviewed February 24, 2017

The first experience of a ferry ride through the frozen Baltic was an excellent start to our visit. The Museum is excellent and the film on the history of Finland well worth stopping for.

2 Thank cthecliffs
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Reviewed February 24, 2017

Lovely place to walk around and have a look at traditional Finnish dwellings. The oldest Finnish wooden church, the Karuna Church, has been moved to Seurasaari island. Old farm houses, cotters farms, granaries and household buildings. Buy the ticket to see the houses inside as well.

Thank Hyasintti

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