Pilke Science Centre, Rovaniemi

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#2 of 7 in Museums in Rovaniemi
At Pilke Science Centre, learn about sustainable use of the northern forests and see various objects made of wood, including the building itself. Touring this site will give you insight into the biology and ecology of cold zones. You'll also have a chance to read and hear about the economic value of trees, as well as the health benefits coming from forests. In addition, explore the connection that certain societies and cultures share with nature. Adults can take short guided tours of the site; children will like the interactive exhibits. Plan to see Pilke Science Centre and other attractions that appeal to you using our Rovaniemi tour itinerary app .
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  • Friendly, interactive place. A lot of information on the forests of Finland. The ability to mount in a device that is used to cut trees. I recommend it for families because very nice for the kids.
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  • Great science Centre that gives an insight into forestry and nature. Good interactive exhibits, fun for children and adults  more »
  • Are you interested about Finnish forests? Pilke Science Centre is the place to discover them. Place for families to spend good time in Rovaniemi. Children just love this place and so do the adults. My...  more »
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  • This one is on the small side, and definitely aimed at children. There is a plethora of interactive exhibits to explore and try out. Unfortunately, as with many child-oriented tourist places, parents made this one unbearable to stay at, as many just let their young ones run wild, making it impossible to check out any exhibit without being run into or shoved aside. They do have a nice break room though with a hot drink machine that charges just 30 cents for a coffee!
  • Great place for children learn the arctic weather and environment.
  • Wonderful place. We didn’t expect but it was really fun.
  • Fabulous! Incredible! Unbelievabal 😎.
  • A lot small exploratory exhibitions - mainly focussed on children and teens. But if you're into these type of museums also fun to play around as an adult
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