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Kierikki Stone Age Centre - CLOSED

Pahkalantie 447 A, Yli-Ii, Finland
+358 8 55858265
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Not worth the detour unless you are a serious stone age history buff

Nice location, nice walk around the bog and dig site. Not much to do really. There was an... read more

Reviewed 20 August 2015
Sydney2126
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Sydney, Australia
A great adventure for archaeology/history buffs

I really enjoyed visiting this Stone Age dwelling site as an archaeologist myself. It is fun for... read more

Reviewed 15 August 2015
e_zi29de
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Graz
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20 Aug 2015
“Not worth the detour unless you are a serious stone age history buff”
15 Aug 2015
“A great adventure for archaeology/history buffs”
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Pahkalantie 447 A, Yli-Ii, Finland
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+358 8 55858265
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Reviewed 20 August 2015

Nice location, nice walk around the bog and dig site. Not much to do really. There was an opportunity for the kids to shoot a' deer' with bow and arrow and another stone age hunting thing like an Aboriginal woomera but that was about it....More

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Reviewed 15 August 2015 via mobile

I really enjoyed visiting this Stone Age dwelling site as an archaeologist myself. It is fun for everyone, but for those with little interest in museums and history, they may find it a little boring. For those who enjoy museums, this is completely worth the...More

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Reviewed 24 July 2015

Probably tenth time to visit Kierikki and every time it is so fascinating. Well organised exhibition concerning area's stone age colonization in a sturdy log building. Outside exhibition area shows stone age residences and living styles, also a lot to do for kids. Unfortunately its...More

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Reviewed 28 June 2015 via mobile

I've been curious about this sight for several years as we have drove pass the sign often. Now we took the time to visit the place by car - which is the only way to get there if not attending an organized trip with a...More

Thank Outi H
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Reviewed 7 July 2014

Everything is really good. The outside exhibition is really worth seeing. Take esppecially a guided tour.

Thank Jari L
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Reviewed 30 March 2014

The exhibition was brilliant. I learned what they were doing up north while the egyptians were building their pyramids. Also the row house of ancient times was pretty good. You could also shoot with a bow and arrow, and I made a necklace of stone,...More

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Reviewed 22 March 2013

interesting and well-kept area where you can get to know how our early forefathers are lived. it has been costal about 70 – 50 century ago and now about 30km inland

1  Thank PerttiS
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Reviewed 26 August 2012

When my father and his friend visited, we looked for something to do. this was a perfect outing. informative, nice walk, something to see. bet it is much better in the summer. not sure if it is worth a repeat visit in the near future,...More

1  Thank Elkeliini
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Reviewed 16 March 2012

Kierikki Stone Age Village is situated on the beautiful banks of the river Iijoki, next to Kierikki Naturehotel, Yli-Ii. This has been a real prehistoric settlement (5,000 BC). Nowadays there are ruins of this 5,000 - 7,000 years old dwelling and a very nice reconstructed...More

1  Thank JariJK
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