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A good range of displays on a range of topics including environmental issues, and flora and fauna... read more

Reviewed June 6, 2018
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The historical war hiking trail is interesting and well worth doing

It's muddy and somewhat tough going innplaces (if you go on to TaKe the geological trail too) but... read more

Reviewed September 8, 2017
Lorna K
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Jun 6, 2018
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Sep 8, 2017
“The historical war hiking trail is interesting and well worth doing”
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Tankavaarantie 11B, Tankavaara 99695, Finland
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Reviewed June 6, 2018 via mobile

A good range of displays on a range of topics including environmental issues, and flora and fauna and park history. Free entry. There are nature trails adjacent. Worth stopping as you drive by.

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed September 8, 2017

It's muddy and somewhat tough going innplaces (if you go on to TaKe the geological trail too) but well worth the effort. Finland was in the unique position of first allying with .Germany to keep the Soviet Union at bay (in eastern .Finland) and then...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Lorna K
Reviewed July 1, 2017

Tankavaara Visitor Centre (also known as Tankavaaran luontokeskus and Koilliskairan luontokeskus) is situated next to Tankavaara Gold Village and Gold Prospector Museum, only 300 meters from the highway 4 (E75). They are easily accessible by a bus, too. Buses stop at the crossroads of Tankavaarantie...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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