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This is included on the Helsinki card. The description in there was misleading unless we missed something, there is nothing there apart from photographs, nothing on the history of photography. This is definitely not worth paying 10 euros to visit. There seemed to be three...More
Nothing spectacular, a decent photography museum with changing exhibitions. In the same building there’s also a theater museum as well as a hotel & restaurant museum.
If it is worth to visit depends on the current exhibitions.
This museum presents exhibitions of Finnish and international photography.
The most interesting for us was the exhibition 'Elsa & Tyyne 1918 – war photographers by chance'. Many of the photos were from Helsinki, 100 years ago.
I always love to visit the museum of photography when coming to Helsinki. This time they exhibited pictures of Finnish everyday life and negative portraits of Tanzanian youths. I like the location of the museum in the old cable factory. Lunch in the restaurant Hima&Sali...More
The museum is not large, but their exhibitions are usually very good and interesting. I also like the atmosphere in the museum: an old industrial building turned into a cultural centre.
Kaapelitehdas (cable factory) has three small museums, houses cultural events, a circus and exhibitions...More