Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, Helsinki

4.5
#2 of 51 in Museums in Helsinki
Discover Finnish folk traditions and architecture at the interactive Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, an open-air museum with 85 buildings. Head to the forested island location to view traditional Finnish wooden homes from the 18th and 19th centuries, as well as the Karuna Church, built in 1686. You'll experience the different regions and visual cultures of Finland through these structures, which have been transported to the site since its establishment in 1909. Take a tour from a guide in traditional costume and learn about the lives of crofters, peasants, and other Finnish groups over the past few centuries. Add Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum to your Helsinki travel itinerary, and discover new vacation ideas by using our Helsinki road trip planning website.
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  • Relaxing walking araund the islad. Old traditional museum houses to see how people lived in the early days. Super for picnic and the bbq place is nice. Entering the island, picnic and bbq is free, a....  more »
  • The island is a lovely place for a long walk. If you're into Pokémons, there is a multitude of opportunities for exploration.  more »
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  • A peaceful, little island to enjoy a bit of nature while still being in helsinki
  • Celebrated Christmas event here which was amazing specially for kids

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