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Arktikum

Pohjoisranta 4, Rovaniemi 96200, Finland
+358 16 3223260
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Beautiful space

A wonderful space to visit in all weathers. Make sure you have enough time as there are a few... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Sueondartmoor
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Norfolk, United Kingdom
Very good

Well laid out. Informative. 13 euro entry quite reasonable I thought. Provided a great insight into... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
SteveParadisePoint
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Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia
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Arktikum in Rovaniemi is a museum, Arctic science centre and conference venue right on the Arctic Circle.
  • Excellent42%
  • Very good40%
  • Average15%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“great museum” (23 reviews)
“arctic life” (22 reviews)
“climate change” (15 reviews)
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Pohjoisranta 4, Rovaniemi 96200, Finland
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+358 16 3223260
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Reviewed 3 days ago

A wonderful space to visit in all weathers. Make sure you have enough time as there are a few areas. Stop half way through for a break and enjoy the many interactive exhibits. Gives a broad view of both history and geography of the arctic...More

Thank Sueondartmoor
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Well laid out. Informative. 13 euro entry quite reasonable I thought. Provided a great insight into Lapland history culture and geography. Very pleased with our tour of the exhibitions

Thank SteveParadisePoint
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

There’s not much to do in Rovaniemi so this museum is a welcome addition. We came with 3 children, ages 8 and 5 year old twins and we all had a good time. Informative, interactive in places and great way to spend a couple of...More

Thank BryanLuna
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Interesting visit to familiarize yourself with the history of Lapland and see a really beautyfull movie of the northern part of Finland. Very friendly receptionist too.

Thank WetCat2
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The exhibitions were great and interesting, but not really good indicated, we had some difficulties to find them. But the subjects were treated with brillance ! Te exhibition about the environment was our favorite, with the issus for the Lapland and the fauna, we liked...More

Thank Margaux L
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We spend 1 full afternoon to the Arktikum center, and it was very good! There was 3 expo, with labs and interactive workouts, very nice with the children

Thank Manuel L
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very good collection of artifacts, demos, and information. Well designed and comfortable to visit. Store is too expensive!

Thank azy100
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lots of exhibits - predominantly on the arctic culture, landscape and lifestyle. Great view at the end - shame it's not open after 6pm.

Thank sydney2040
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Very facinating showcase of statue and animations about life beyond arctic circle. The museum is quite interesting and capture attention on the stories of local idigenous populations

Thank Carlo T
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Reviewed March 19, 2018

Great to read about the Arctic culture, but a LOT of information to absorb if you don't have a lot of time!

Thank cantrell_stevie
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ankita688
December 20, 2017|
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Response from Igor_G278 | Reviewed this property |
The northern lights are in January even to the south. It depends on the state of the magnetic field. And we need good weather without clouds. To increase the probability it is better to go further north. For example, in... More
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GohBLin
December 25, 2016|
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Response from Igor_G278 | Reviewed this property |
Hello! There are open shelves for large bags and suitcases. It seems that everything is well preserved
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TokkieJoy
July 31, 2016|
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Response from suomituristi2015 | Reviewed this property |
According to their website it will be open daily excluding only Christmas Eve.
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