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Haltia - The Finnish Nature Centre

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Open Now: 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
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Haltia - The Finnish Nature Centre, is a new kind of exhibition and event centre, where you can experience Finland’s natural gems under one roof. Haltias' exhibitions introduce you to the magnificent scenery of Finlands national parks, as well as...more
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Nuuksiontie 84 | By Nuuksio National Park, Espoo 02820, Finland
+358 40 1636200
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Approximately one hour by public transport from Helsinki. This place has a nice exhibit on Finnish nature. There's even a bear nest in which a bear hybernates :D Friendly staff who can help you tell whether the mushroom you just picked from the forest is...More

Thank Yinci Y
Reviewed September 16, 2018

Nature centre with several very good exhibitions and an affordable restaurant with a buffet table. Greta place to start or to finish your nature hike in Nuuksio National Park.

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Reviewed August 8, 2018 via mobile

Nice place to visit. Kids love the bear’s nest. Shows the Finnish nature in a modern way. The surrounding area is one of the nicest nature experiences in the greater Helsinki area with hiking trails and lakes. In the summer and autumn you can pick...More

Thank JaaH1978
Reviewed August 5, 2018 via mobile

Rent outdoor equipment and go for a hike or wonder around the museum getting to know Finnish nature and enjoy a wonderful meal in the restaurant - Haltia is for everyone! The view is amazing and renting a canoe for a trip around the lake...More

Thank Kira J
Reviewed July 21, 2018

A beautiful wooden building with an impressive bunch of exhibitions. Other reviews cover many details of them. But there is also a nice café upstairs, where you can admire the view from a huge balcony. Have a cup of Finnish coffee with an excellent ‘munkki’...More

Thank KalleHelsinki
Reviewed July 7, 2018

It is a nice, modern, visitor´s center with a coffee shop, exhibition about Finnish nature and a shop. They provided us with maps, etc, very helpful.

Thank budlenka
Reviewed July 3, 2018

This place has a outstanding restaurant in the middle of the wonderful surroundings of Nuuksio national park. Sit on the balkony and look at the lake with nobody than the nature disturbing you.

Thank Veronica V
Reviewed July 2, 2018

We went here as part of a day trip out of Helsinki. It was free with Helsinki pass but 13e without. Interesting but don’t need more than an hour. They will give you a free audioguide to use through the museum. It takes about an...More

Thank Kabrams1618
Reviewed June 6, 2018

If I would come for the first time in Nuuksio national park I would definitely start my tour from here. There is enough information for all possible places and routes in the area. The building itself is beautiful and in great location. But there is...More

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KatjaMaatta, Myyntipäällikkö at Haltia - The Finnish Nature Centre, responded to this reviewResponded June 25, 2018

Thank you for your visit! Here in Haltia we have 3 nature exhibitions: Finnish nature main exhibition, where you get an audioguide when you pay the entrance ticket, Nature 2.17 - nature thru the eyes of youngsters and nature graffiti. Also a galleria and lobby...More

Reviewed March 17, 2018

Haltia is located on a quiet road in the Espoo country side, it is best, if you have a car, but it is possible to get there by bus. The staff are friendly and they can give instructions in multiple languages. The exhibitions were quite...More

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Jenny E
January 31, 2018|
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Response from 344Petra | Property representative |
Hi Jenny, You can book dog sled rides in Nuuksio directly from customerservice@arcticexpedition.fi Arcticexpedition.fi Kind regards, Petra/ Parks & Wildlife Finland
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