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Address: Veturiaukio 4, Tampere 33100, Finland
Phone Number: +358 3 56566966
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History of the Tampere City

Interesting history of the city, including grime Civil War, but also Public Transport vehicles, as trolleybus, which was on duty in the 1950's. Worth to visit.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 days ago
Marek U
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Interesting history of the city, including grime Civil War, but also Public Transport vehicles, as trolleybus, which was on duty in the 1950's. Worth to visit.

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Thank Marek U
Toronto, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Came here with a couple friends during the free admission hours on Friday. There was a ton to explore and look through. We weren't able to finish all of the exhibits in as much detail as we wanted because we weren't able to stay too long. Only minor aggravation was that for some exhibits or some parts of exhibits information... More 

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Thank Shannon M
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

With over 10 different exhibitions and student price of 4€ this is a must see museum. Me and my friend are not much into museums, but this one was definitely worth the time and money. Many exhibitions had some interactive aspects and we weren't bored a little bit.

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Thank Miso T
Tampere, Finland
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 1, 2016

In Vapriikki you can really experience the history of Tampere! It's a good place for children as well. The exhibitions are interesting and I never get tired of looking at the water next to the museum.

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Thank Lauha N
Helsinki, Finland
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 30, 2016

Vapriikki is very good with both permanent and temporary exhibitions. We visited the exhibition about crucades in the middle ages and the experience was very good - a good combination of seeing, listening and feeling.

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Thank Kati S
Tampere, Finland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 18, 2016

There are lot of hockey goods, old and news. Many hockey shirts form many countries, photos,sticks and you can try shoot goal too.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 1, 2016

Different exhibitions under a single roof in a beautifully designed, and renovated factory building in central Tampere. Admission with 1 single ticket.

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Thank Willem J
Helsinki, Finland
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 28, 2016

Very nice neighbourhood and the buildings were beautifully lit. The museums are nice, but the deserted old buildiongs at night are very differently interesting

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Thank mleivo
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 26, 2016 via mobile

One of my favorite museums in Finland. Both the permanent and changing exhibitions (this time Ice Age) are very good. The picture hunting was entertaining for the kids, over three hours were spent without them even noticing.

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Thank Heli K
Tallinn, Estonia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 25, 2016

This museum center cant be used within hour or two, it takes time! Its really facinating for whole family. There is something for men, women, kids, young or old ones, doesnt matter. Strongly recommended!

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