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Amuri Museum of Workers' Housing

Satakunnankatu 49, Tampere 33230, Finland
+358 3 56566690
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Easy way to experience history

This is one of my favourite places in Tampere. It is very interesting to see how people lived in... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
525anitak
Very easy to go. Middle of the town and near by Särkänniemi tivoli area

Place where young people will see how people lived before from 1890-1970 in the town area of... read more

Reviewed 23 December 2017
Jukka L
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Tampere, Finland
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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 1 week ago

This is one of my favourite places in Tampere. It is very interesting to see how people lived in old days and the old way cafe fulfills the experience. Good bread in the cafe. They also have a breakfast available.

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Reviewed 23 December 2017

Place where young people will see how people lived before from 1890-1970 in the town area of Finland. Some visitors daytime you will see on the field also, what kind os games kids had in the past time.

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Reviewed 15 October 2017

Great little museum, well thought through. A chunk of Finnish social history. Lots of nice activities for little people too. Recommended.

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Reviewed 5 September 2017

The museum takes you through time from the 1880s to 1970s telling the story of how life for workers in Tampere has changed. The houses have been furnished and each room has a description of who lived there (in English as well as Finnish) creating...More

Thank Emma H
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Reviewed 31 August 2017

This museum block of workers' homes in Tampere has nine house in their original places. It has placards on each room in each house that tells the stories giving examples of residents who may have lived there before. This gives a good idea of the...More

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Reviewed 28 June 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
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Reviewed 16 June 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
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Reviewed 8 June 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
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Reviewed 12 February 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
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Reviewed 6 September 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

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Yes. The whole museum is labelled in English.
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