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Amuri Museum of Workers' Housing

Satakunnankatu 49, Tampere 33230, Finland
+358 3 56566690
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Step back in time

Enjoyed our visit here. The fictional family stories at each house really brought the exhibits to... read more

Reviewed June 28, 2017
Brian C
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Brandon, United Kingdom
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Working Class History

This museum is situated in former housing for workers at the Finlayson factory, which was formerly... read more

Reviewed June 16, 2017
Raymond W
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Chengdu, China
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The Amuri museum quarter consists of five residential and four outbuildings. All of the former lie in their original positions as do the outbuildings.
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Satakunnankatu 49, Tampere 33230, Finland
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Reviewed June 28, 2017 via mobile

Enjoyed our visit here. The fictional family stories at each house really brought the exhibits to life. I must be getting old as my age group is now included in museum tours as exhibits, I thought I'd manage a few more years before I became...More

Thank Brian C
Reviewed June 16, 2017 via mobile

This museum is situated in former housing for workers at the Finlayson factory, which was formerly one of the most important manufacturing plants in Scandinavia. Dating back to the late 19th century, these simple wooden houses provide a window into the living conditions of workers...More

Thank Raymond W
Reviewed June 8, 2017

One of my favourite places in Tampere. Lovely atmosphere and you can almost feel the people who have lived there. A sneak peek into everyday life in 1800s. The cafe is wonderful too!

Thank Venla R
Reviewed February 12, 2017 via mobile

I personally love this place near my own apartement, it is full of knowledge about how the people of the town lived about 150 years ago. The place consists of 5 residences situated in their original places and 4 houses across the yard. A great...More

Thank Tuitsi
Reviewed September 6, 2016

The museum, where one can observe how a small space a person can live. On the other hand also noticed how much a person has grown over the years. It can also be noted how the standard of living has evolved. Young children and it...More

Thank Sahaman2016
Reviewed August 4, 2016

Autenttinen fiilis, authentic feeling in 1900-1970 working class housing. Antaa todella perspektiiviä ennen ja nyt. Hienotunnelmaninen vanhanajan kahvila pikkuleipineen. A nice old times café.

Thank Liisa R
Reviewed July 26, 2016 via mobile

Really enjoyed this museum ,every house part was open which is amazing compared to other open air museums I've visited in Finland. The expositions were very detailed n each room had a story to tell . I was surprised by the whole area n also,...More

Thank Nikoll M
Reviewed July 6, 2016 via mobile

This museum located in Tampere city is a must! Go back in time and see how people used to live! This is place is great for kids and adults. The entrance is cheap and you can hire a guide!

Thank Cecilia D
Reviewed June 28, 2016

1900 workers quarters, worth visit, there are several homes you can visit and don't forget the cafe at the back!

Thank kedekede
Reviewed June 15, 2016

We really enjoyed this museum. You are taken into old wooden houses (an area of Tampere that was not burnt in the great fire) where workers lived over the years. The museum has recreated the houses very well, with a 'story' about the fictional characters...More

Thank Anette M
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Yes. The whole museum is labelled in English.
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