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Museo Militaria

Vanhankaupunginkatu 19, Haemeenlinna 13100, Finland
+358 3 6824600
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A little bit boring place.

Too much to see and read so you might be a bit overwhelmed especially when you are not a fan of... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
via mobile
A history of the Finnish military

This museum is spread over three floors and gives a history of the Finnish military (mainly the... read more

Reviewed 3 August 2017
Birmingham, United Kingdom
via mobile
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
Vanhankaupunginkatu 19, Haemeenlinna 13100, Finland
+358 3 6824600
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Too much to see and read so you might be a bit overwhelmed especially when you are not a fan of militarism. My two teenagers did not liked it. In their opinion the Prison Museum nearby was much more interesting.

Thank AnkaaaP
Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

This museum is spread over three floors and gives a history of the Finnish military (mainly the communications and engineering personnel) up till nearly current day. It covers the establishment of Finland in 1917 and through the difficult Second World War where both Germany and...More

2  Thank Playfairest
Reviewed 10 May 2017

The bulk of the museum details Finnish military history in exhaustive detail. English is used, but I just did not need this level of detail. The exhibits themselves are standard military museum fare, but it was cool seeing the uniform of a 7 foot conscript....More

1  Thank Frazier S
Reviewed 25 April 2017

This place holds an extensive display of war related articles. guns small and big and what not. After all it is a war museum. It houses some well preserved war equipment. Visiting this place and reading all the documentation made me feel I am taking...More

3  Thank rachaelruth7
Reviewed 18 October 2016

The museum shows a pretty good collection of artifacts used in war in various moments of history, its good for those who like this stuff.

5  Thank Carlos Frajuca Z
Reviewed 9 August 2016

Ther was all necessary to see about artillery, signals and military engineering. This is to say from Finnish point of view. The combination of three army branches mixed in the same exhibition is same time a blessing and a curse. Diversion and interconnection versus focusing...More

Thank timok918
Reviewed 1 March 2016

This museum consists mostly old, 2nd world war tanks. The collection is quite good and tanks have preserved well even they are locate outside premises. One may find also never tanks / armored vehicles, but these are minority of the exhibition. There is a small...More

4  Thank Nikke M
Reviewed 15 December 2015

Worth of a visit. Gives a modern exhibition of the military history of Finland. Rare artillery pieces. Many documentary movies from the battles of the FDF in the WW II. In close vicinity is the medieval Häme Castle.

5  Thank heikki98
Reviewed 16 November 2015 via mobile

Very nice museum full of interesting WW2 history and older period also.I also recommend restaurant,there was very Good food.

4  Thank 148jussip
Reviewed 18 October 2015

Excellent War Museum, which focuses on the history of Finnish artillery. It`s specially are for example a german coding equipment Enigma, that was used in World War II in u-boats. Museum has also the coffin of field Marshall C.G. Mannerheim, who was the leader of...More

6  Thank Mika H
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