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Keski-Suomen museo (Museum of Central Finland)

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Central Finland in a Nutshell

A cute little display of Central Finnish customs, living, clothing, a bit of art, and also a small... read more

Reviewed 3 September 2016
Bronhilda44
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I was interested to find out about the history of Finland and how people lived from the 19th... read more

Reviewed 24 August 2016
Marina G
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3 Sep 2016
“Central Finland in a Nutshell”
24 Aug 2016
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The Museum of Central Finland operates as the provincial museum of Central Finland and the town museum of Jyvaskyla. At the Museum of Central Finland you can learn history of Jyvaskyla and Central Finland, you can re-enter bygone times and enjoy in...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Alvar Aallon katu 7, Jyvaskyla 40600, Finland
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+358 14 2664346
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Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

A cute little display of Central Finnish customs, living, clothing, a bit of art, and also a small shop. I would just like an audioguide or something, to make the tour a bit more interesting.

Thank Bronhilda44
Keski-Suomen_museo, Museum educator at Keski-Suomen museo (Museum of Central Finland), responded to this reviewResponded 9 September 2016

Thank you for your nice and important feedback. We are soon going to renovate our museum and renew the permanent exhibitions. And yes, we will add more interactivity and stories to our exhibitions. Welcome again!

Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

I was interested to find out about the history of Finland and how people lived from the 19th century. They change the exhibition often.

Thank Marina G
Reviewed 22 July 2016

The museum was absolutely fascinating! There's a ton of information about the history of Jyväskylä, the central Finland region, and Finland as a whole. I loved the reconstructions (of a shop, an apartment, etc.); they really made the history come alive. It might not be...More

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Keski-Suomen_museo, Museum educator at Keski-Suomen museo (Museum of Central Finland), responded to this reviewResponded 28 July 2016

Thank you for your very nice feedback! We are happy to hear you enjoyed your visit in our museum:) Have a nice summer and welcome again!

Reviewed 3 June 2016

If you are interested in Jyväskylä´s history this is a nice place to visit. I loved the old shop reconstruation, with old food and tobacco packets on the second floor. They also have changing exhibitions on two other floors ( 1st and 4 th). You...More

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Reviewed 20 September 2015 via mobile

This is a fine museum to visit if you are in the area - but it's probably fair to say it's not a major attraction. If you are visiting the Alvar Alto museum next door, it doesn't hurt to have a quick look, though, particularly...More

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Keski-Suomen_museo, museolehtori at Keski-Suomen museo (Museum of Central Finland), responded to this reviewResponded 16 March 2016

Thank you for your feedback. We like to see our museum as a nice guide to history of Jyväskylä and history of Central Finland. We also have art exhibitions. But our museum building (designed by Alvar Aalto) and our basic exhibitions are old. And that`s...More

Reviewed 7 July 2015

Brilliant! A must. Very informative with plenty to see and study. I would recommend at least half a day there. However, more English translations would be nice.

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ksmuseo, Johtaja at Keski-Suomen museo (Museum of Central Finland), responded to this reviewResponded 27 July 2015

Thank you for your very nice feedback! We were very happy to read it. And yes, we will add more English translations during the end of this year.

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