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Pilke Science Centre

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Aesthetic, intellectually interesting and FUN!

The Pilke-house is one of the biggest wooden structures in Finland and the exhibition tells about... read more

Reviewed September 26, 2011
Nikolai N
Helsinki, Finland
Open your eyes to the world of wood at Pilke House in Rovaneimi!

Pilke-house opened my eyes to new uses for wood and a greater understanding of the importance, not... read more

Reviewed October 21, 2011
Lani U
Old Forge, New York
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Do you feel attracted by northern forests? If so, your place is Pilke in Rovaniemi in Finnish Lapland near the Arctic Circle. The exhibition of the science center will take you for an exploration of current forest issues, while the Pilke Shop offers...more
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Ounasjoentie 6, Rovaniemi 96200, Finland
+358 20 5647820
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Reviewed November 1, 2011

We have taken our son to Science museums in many places, and this place wasn't great at all. Its just a huge room, with many exhibits related to foresting and tree felling.It was quite expensive, and a little disappointing to see that after paying so...More

Date of experience: October 2011
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MiiaRovaniemi, Ms. Miia Ritola, Science Centre Pilke, Customer Service at Pilke Science Centre, responded to this reviewResponded November 8, 2011

November 9, 2011 Dear Madame, Thank you for your feedback and views about Science Centre Pilke. We are sincerely sorry that the exhibition didn’t meet your expectations. We are very grateful of all kind of feedback. We would kindly like to open up the exhibition...More

Reviewed October 21, 2011

Pilke-house opened my eyes to new uses for wood and a greater understanding of the importance, not only Finnish of forests, but forests around the world! A delightful destination for children of all ages. Wonderful gift shop. Great educational and recreational resource. A "must-do" when...More

Date of experience: September 2011
5  Thank Lani U
Reviewed September 26, 2011

The Pilke-house is one of the biggest wooden structures in Finland and the exhibition tells about sustainable use of forests. Pilke- house is beautiful inside - You´ll be suprised when you'll enter to the lobby - Full of light, air and over 65 feet (20...More

Date of experience: August 2011
4  Thank Nikolai N
Reviewed September 26, 2011

Didn`t know this place existed! Nordic forests and their products in a funny and active way. Also the teens loved it.

Date of experience: September 2011
5  Thank Uolevi
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