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Address: Kalliolinnantie 14, Helsinki 00140, Finland
Phone Number: 358 0 9 635 443
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A beautifully presented museum of a most amazing man. The museum is a bit hard to find but it is worth it. For 10Euro you get an hour escorted visit where Mannerheim's life and... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

A beautifully presented museum of a most amazing man. The museum is a bit hard to find but it is worth it. For 10Euro you get an hour escorted visit where Mannerheim's life and achievements are explained. Not to be missed.

Thank Colin582
Saskatoon, Canada
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5 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The focus of this house where Mannerheim lived and the memorabilia that it contains is to chronicle the life of this famous soldier and diplomat. The tour is offered in English and is quite interesting; the guides are well able to field additional questions about this interesting man.

Thank Dave L
Tallinn, Estonia
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5 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2016

I found this to be a very interesting museum with excellent guides who were informative and enthusiastic. Thoroughly recommend it for the insight it gives into Finnish history.

Thank Lizfromlondon2016
Brisbane, Queensland
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294 reviews
267 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 169 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2016

The Mannerheim Museum was undoubtedly the best thing I saw in my time in Helsinki. The house became a museum shortly after Mannerheim died, so it is very near to its original state. There is so much history on the tour, from photos of royals gifted to Mannerheim to military mementos and grand crosses to the treasures brought back from... More 

Thank geographyguy_11
Tampa, Florida
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131 reviews
52 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 168 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2016 via mobile

I got onboard the number 2 tram and headed south. The number 2 became the number 3 and I took the first stop for the museum. A local gave me precise directions in perfect English and a 10 minute walk up hill got me to the museum. I paid the 10 euro entrance fee and asked for a guide in... More 

Thank NJphotoGuy
London, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 160 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2016

Must visit museum for any one interested in history and military. The museum was formerly the home of Gustav Mannerheim, former president and commander of the Finnish army. National hero who led fight against invading Soviet army. When Germany invaded USSR he became an ally of Hitler and was granted an Iron Cross by Hitler, which is among his decorations... More 

1 Thank MikeWells90
Helsinki, Finland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2016

The museum is in the actual home of the legendary Marshall of Finland; it is packed with his original furniture, books and personal belongings, dozens of the gifts and medals he has received, his hunting trophies and exotic objects he has collected from his travels. You can only visit the museum with a guide, and there are several language options... More 

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114 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 91 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2016

I'm a history buff, and this museum was well worth a visit. It gives you great insight into the life of Gustav Mannerheim and the Finnish struggle against the Soviet Union. The museum even provided an English speaking guide even though it was just me. She really knew her history and was eager to share her knowledge. The museum is... More 

Thank bobca1947
Province of Cadiz, Spain
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87 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2016 via mobile

Nothing but praise for this museum! The tour has been fantastic, exceptionally informative and well setup. Although you can't take pictures, they wouldn't do it any justice. Thank you Olga the tour guide , phenomenal job!

Thank Dan S
Canberra, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2016 via mobile

You need to go on the tour to find out how Mannerheim managed this. Fascinating account of his life (and by default modern Finnish history). Our English speaking guide was passionate and knowledgeable about the subject matter. Loved the idea that Mannerheim only ever slept in his own bed no matter where in the world he went (again, you need... More 

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