We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Pohjois-Pohjanmaan museo

Open Now: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Share
Review Highlights
Nice place to see the history of northern Finland

History of North with many old furnitures and costumes, not only texts which makes exhibition... read more

Reviewed 4 October 2016
fisupeksu
,
Leppajarvi, Finland
via mobile
Nice

It's a part of another museum ,so I liked this one as well, if you're into history ,you'll be at... read more

Reviewed 23 July 2016
Nikoll M
via mobile
Read all 24 reviews
11
All photos (11)
Full view
Traveler Overview
  • Excellent25%
  • Very good75%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Oct 3, 2016
“Nice place to see the history of northern Finland”
Jul 23, 2016
“Nice”
About
Open Now
Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
See all hours
Contact
Ainolan Puisto, Oulu, Finland
Reviews (24)
Filter reviews
10 results
Traveler rating
0
10
0
0
0
Traveler type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
0
10
0
0
0
See what travelers are saying:
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 10 reviews
Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

History of North with many old furnitures and costumes, not only texts which makes exhibition better. Downstairs you will find special Koiramäki village and at the moment seasonal and very nice exhibition of Finnish sport happenings and persons

Thank fisupeksu
Reviewed 23 July 2016 via mobile

It's a part of another museum ,so I liked this one as well, if you're into history ,you'll be at the right place

1  Thank Nikoll M
Reviewed 9 June 2016 via mobile

We visited when weather turned poor. However with three floor in interesting exhibits on trade, shipping, education and a scale model of Oulu from 1938 that you can manoevre around a really good experience. I certainly learned loads about Finland's relationship with Russia and how...More

Thank 529sarahb529
Reviewed 17 March 2016

Wide perspective on local history. Primary exhibitions and interesting changing exhibitions. Especially recommended: the huge size small scale model of the city from the year 1938.

Thank Mika U
Reviewed 13 February 2016

Good place to visit if you are interested in the history of Oulu and the Northern Ostrobothnia region. Check also the contemporary exhibitions, they can be anything from bats to the coffee pot cosies.The Doghill exhibition is based on the very popular books written by...More

Thank Pekka_1859
Reviewed 18 September 2015

Historical museum that shows you the life at Oulu and its surroundings from pre-historial to 1970's. Also temporary exhibitions at the very bottom floor. Small shop for genuine souveniers, try the products made with tar (soap, shampoo etc.) they have real nature's healing powers!

1  Thank JaanaS682
Reviewed 26 May 2015

Set in the Ainola Park, the museum is interesting for adults and children - even small ones who will enjoy seeing the ''Dog Town'' displays based on the Mauri Kunnas books. The museum has vintage clothes and displays, and shows the history of Oulu from...More

1  Thank Kirjo
Reviewed 26 February 2015 via mobile

Different exhibitions on four Different floors, info about Saame history (could be expanded though). Clothes, items and furniture from different time periods placed in rooms, make the exhibitions more interesting and provide a bigger picture of the local history.

2  Thank Gustomer
Reviewed 20 January 2015

The museum includes several different exhibitions so I guess there is something for everybody: interiors, dressing, living and industry of local areas and Lapland, nature, dolls etc.

1  Thank vertig0
Reviewed 31 July 2014

If you are interested about the local history, this museum is the place to visit. On a nice weather I suggest also a walk at the nearby Ainola park.

2  Thank Markku L
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 9 nearby hotels
Lapland Hotel Oulu
281 reviews
.28 km away
Radisson Blu Hotel, Oulu
869 reviews
.48 km away
Scandic Oulu Station
41 reviews
.56 km away
Best Western Hotel Apollo
157 reviews
.61 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 191 nearby restaurants
Ravintola Sauraha
210 reviews
.51 km away
Ravintola Hella
143 reviews
.41 km away
Oula Kitchen & Bar
66 reviews
.27 km away
Viinibaari Vox
37 reviews
.57 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 65 nearby attractions
Ainolan Puisto
82 reviews
.05 km away
Kauppahalli
212 reviews
.73 km away
Toripolliisi
103 reviews
.70 km away
Tietomaa
66 reviews
.68 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Pohjois-Pohjanmaan museo staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines