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The Cultural History Museum of Aland - CLOSED

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Very good - interesting and informative

This museum, which I gather has undergone a complete revamp, provides an excellent overview of and... read more

Reviewed 7 November 2016
MOTM2015
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Brussels, Belgium
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Location almost center of Mariehamn...easy to go by walk or car....now it was under the... read more

Reviewed 12 March 2014
Mattisaki
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Imatra, Finland
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7 Nov 2016
“Very good - interesting and informative”
27 Jul 2014
“Closed until June 2015”
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Welcome to The Cultural History Museum of Åland. In the completely renewed main exhibition you can follow Åland’s story, from the first seal-hunters, who set foot on these rocky islands, to today’s global and multi-cultural society. The exhibition...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Storagatan 1, Mariehamn, Aland Island 22100, Finland
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+358 18 25426
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Reviewed 7 November 2016

This museum, which I gather has undergone a complete revamp, provides an excellent overview of and insight to Åland's history from prehistoric times through to the current day. The exhibits are well presented and accompanied by informative explanations. The museum is not huge but it's...More

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank MOTM2015
Reviewed 27 July 2014

The museum is closed until 2015. It is too bad, as from the past reviews it sounds like a good place.

Date of experience: July 2014
Thank Linda T
Reviewed 12 March 2014

Location almost center of Mariehamn...easy to go by walk or car....now it was under the construction but i visit there before it...this museum also have other nice castle Kasteholm some 35-45 km away but interresting to see too

Date of experience: March 2014
Thank Mattisaki
Reviewed 7 January 2014

The displays and trail to each allows those who go to learn the essence of sea life. One can see and some what feel of around the world tall ships.

Date of experience: September 2013
Thank MrbillSC
Reviewed 3 September 2012

I liked the displays of local exhibits, which were well done, and well labelled. Not so keen on the paintings.

Date of experience: August 2012
Thank Greebo1
Reviewed 14 January 2012

The permanent exhibition needs some renewal to attract visitors. Good variety of other exhibitions though.

Thank FrknCs
Reviewed 5 January 2012

There is so much to see in this museum/gallery that it can take a good few hours to go through and it in well worth taking the time to browse in detail. The gallery is small but gives a good overview of the remoteness of...More

Date of experience: December 2011
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