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A place worth of visit

Very interesting place and worth a visit. My husband attended the guided tour and he was very... read more

Reviewed August 3, 2017
Mintsi73
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Tuusula, Finland
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Old Mine

It was great experience to be there and surrounding was nice and well organised. The walk in tunnel... read more

Reviewed August 2, 2017
Dace K
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Miner's Path 2, Outokumpu 83500, Finland
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Reviewed August 3, 2017 via mobile

Very interesting place and worth a visit. My husband attended the guided tour and he was very impressed by it. I visited the children's play area 'children's mine' with our son during that time. As it was a warm day, our son found lots of...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed August 2, 2017 via mobile

It was great experience to be there and surrounding was nice and well organised. The walk in tunnel and to be up in tower was cool. I can recommend dinner there, it was delicious, and the children playground was awesome.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Dace K
Reviewed July 20, 2017

Excellently presented mining history, not only telling the history of Outokumpu mine, but overall overview of the mining technologies in the past. The museum includes a historical underground mine tunnel, full of atmosphere of the underground working conditions. The consentrator plant was also nicely presented,...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed July 12, 2017

Interesting place related to mining history in Finland. I was happy that I joined the guided tour into through some tunnels and other facilities. That guided tour gave good background information that you mostly miss, if you take the tour just by yourself. One practical...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed July 15, 2016

The museum is located in the city center of Outokumpu, about 45km from Joensuu. It is well marked, so it is easy to find. Open 10-18 at summer time, prices are: family 45€ (2adults and 2children), Adults 14€ and children (2-12 years old) 12,50€ (july...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank mmikko
Reviewed March 13, 2016

Along the highway from Kuopio to Joensuu, in the small city of Outokumpu, is what used to be one of the largest copper mines in Europe. After the production of metals ceased in 1989, the site continued its life as a museum. From the mine...More

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank Ville K
Reviewed July 20, 2014

In the centre of small town Outokumpu is Mine museum located. The museum is old mine, and it was very important part of peoples daily life at the area even till 80's. People lived at area, near mine and for exemple they went to sauna...More

Date of experience: July 2014
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