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Marela Museum House

Kauppakatu 24, Rauma 26100, Finland
+358 2 8343525
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Bourgeois house of the 19th century in Rauma !

Marela Museum house is part of a 3 museum bundle with your 8€ ticket (or free with Museum Card... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Definitely worth a visit.

This is a great house to see how the wealthy of the 1700s and 1800s lived. It is worth spending the... read more

Reviewed August 8, 2016
Antananarivo, Madagascar
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Kauppakatu 24, Rauma 26100, Finland
+358 2 8343525
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Marela Museum house is part of a 3 museum bundle with your 8€ ticket (or free with Museum Card). The house was probably the largest and most luxurious house in Rauma at the end of the 19th century. The owner was a prosperous owner of...More

1  Thank Eric_PAQUAY
Reviewed August 8, 2016

This is a great house to see how the wealthy of the 1700s and 1800s lived. It is worth spending the time to learn about the family history and the changing of ownership and why and see how new technologies were incorporated over the centuries....More

1  Thank AdventurePhiles
Reviewed July 17, 2016

A trip to Finland would not be complete without visiting beautiful Old Rauma and it would be unfortunate to leave without learning some of the history. This house belonged to a wealthy seagoing merchant and philanthropist and has been lovingly preserved. We asked at reception...More

1  Thank bonn53
Reviewed July 8, 2016 via mobile

The richest man in Rauma lived in this house 150 years ago. The house was both his home and office and gives a good idea how his life was like. The museum is tidy, informative and well organised. I love Old Rauma and was hoping...More

1  Thank hank12015
Reviewed September 20, 2015

I loved this little museum that allows you to see the way a wealthy shipping family lived. You can also see how modifications were made over the years. It was Lace Week during our visit, so we also got to see many displays of lace...More

Thank Leighsa
Reviewed March 17, 2015

Small museum in a house where a shipowner lived in the 18th century. Gives and impression of that time. Worthwhile but not outstanding.

Thank WW25
Reviewed May 27, 2014

The well-kept home museum of a shipping company owner is a wonderful place to visit. It is possible to imagine the daily life of the family in those days.

1  Thank njkTampere
Reviewed September 1, 2012

The rooms of this house museum are full of period furniture and other decorations, giving a clear picture of the life of the wealthy of the late 1900s. Special features: decorative tile stoves, period costumes. During our visit was a special exhibition of regional folk...More

1  Thank Eclipsegroupie
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