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Lotta Museum

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Very interesting Lotta Svärd museum in Tuusula. There are many interesting items which tells the... read more

Reviewed August 9, 2018
niinan2
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Nurmijarvi, Finland
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We had a lecture booked for our visit, and this was very educational. The guide gave a thorough... read more

Reviewed April 10, 2018
Mengha
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The Lotta Museum is a professionally run specialist museum that records and documents the history of the Lotta Svärd organization and studies the volunteer work of women as part of the history of Finland. The Museum is maintained by the Lotta Svärd...more
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Rantatie 39, Tuusula 04310, Finland
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Reviewed August 9, 2018

Very interesting Lotta Svärd museum in Tuusula. There are many interesting items which tells the story of Lotta Svärd. There is avalaible an 30min guidance (audio + video) and it's worth to see/hear. Lovely building, nice cafe and small shop too.

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Reviewed August 6, 2018

Museum telling the history of Lotta-women in the war. Overall very good exhibition, but maybe a bit too "sterile" and lifeless

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Reviewed April 10, 2018 via mobile

We had a lecture booked for our visit, and this was very educational. The guide gave a thorough presentation of the Lotta organisation’s history, and with this in mind our walk through the museum got a lot more interesting. What a group of women this...More

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Reviewed October 2, 2017

Lotta menas female wartime volunteers in many jobs like nursing, air controll, feeding soliders and all other possible jobs also in front line.

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Reviewed August 22, 2017 via mobile

We learnt a great deal about the major work done by Finnish women in social care and wartime auxiliary capacities in 20th century. Well explained story of the Lotta Svard movement and its national and international significance. Well worth a visit. Good English translations of...More

Thank Ruth N
Reviewed March 29, 2017

Visited with a Finnish friend.It is a beautiful setting on Lake Tuusala but you will need transport.Beautifully laid out museum showing the work done by woman during the wars It was laid out along the lines of a military service and really combined the work...More

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Reviewed March 19, 2017

Lotta Svärd Museum is owned by Lotta Svärd Foundation. It is located in Tuusula around 30 km from Helsinki Center. Easiest to go by own car. It is composed of the museum, museum shop and a cafe. Really worthwhile to visit. The museum is small...More

1  Thank Maari100
Reviewed January 17, 2017

Lotta Museum is located beside lake Tuusula. at autumn there is a festival taking place on Järvitie of Tuusula, when Lotta Museum is organizing buffet to everyone. As well there is many other happening on same road same time. Other good timing is come at...More

1  Thank TimoUitto
Reviewed November 4, 2016 via mobile

We were taken here by our Finnish friend as part of the cultural home of the Finnish people and it is a traditional café serving good coffee and traditional pastries and more substantial lunch items. There are photos on the walls showing how the cooperative...More

1  Thank moot
Reviewed July 25, 2016

To really appreciate this place one needs to know a bit of Finland's efforts in the second World War. Without the support of these women, (Lottas) it would not have been possible to fight the Soviets to a standstill -- and keep Finland independent. The...More

1  Thank Kari P
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