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Forestry Museum of Lapland

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4 Mar 2018
“A place for history-lover”
21 Jul 2016
“Do not miss this one”
When looking for something different and interesting activity in Rovaniemi, welcome to the Forestry Museum of Laplands unique stage for history. It is the only museum in the world that tells a story of Lapland's great logging era extending from...more
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Metsamuseontie 7, Rovaniemi 96460, Finland
+358 40 5360080
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Reviewed March 4, 2018

A place for history-lover. Feel the history of Lapland which lives from the forest. These are the real houses where lumberjacks lived while working in the old times. You can also see interesting historical equipment and tens of old log houses. If you love old...More

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Forestrymuseum, Myyntipäällikkö at Forestry Museum of Lapland, responded to this reviewResponded April 6, 2018

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Reviewed July 21, 2016 via mobile

Definitely do not miss this museum if you're in rovaniemi . If you like history n forests this will interest you. It has some really nice expositions

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Reviewed October 24, 2015

This is a museum under the open sky. It tells about a simple and hardworking life that lumberjacks lived in Lapland. There are several buildings with authentic objects and furniture, such as tools and cutlery. It is better to listen to the excursionist's story, otherwise...More

Thank Alexander K
Reviewed February 20, 2012

We visited the area in February and one day followed a hiking trail to the Forestry Museum. Unfortunately, when we got there, the signs showed it was open only from June to August. We carried on and had a longer hike instead, but it was...More

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