Pohjanmaan Museo - Osterbottens Museum, Vaasa

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The Ostrobothnian Museum is a provincial museum of cultural history, which also serves as provincial art museum and a museum of natural science. The museum building, designed by Eino Forsman in 1927, and the museum’s exhibition wing, planned by architect Erik Kråkström in 1967 are located next to the Marianpuisto park in central Vaasa.
A medical doctor from Vaasa, Karl Hedman was active in creation of the museum. The building was constructed in 1930, and the Hedmans had their own home and collection on one floor. They had no children, and left their collection to fund, which later donated it to the city.
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  • Was there and tittate for about 40 minutes. Very interesting old stuff and well arranged museum with something for everyone.
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  • A wonderful exhibit of the history of Vasa and its people , also the archipelago and local area , local animals and fish etc. local artists work as well . Really good films about how the ice started m...  more »
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  • I was there with my class and we had fun
  • Nice place, looks small from outside but is big when you go inside. Has multiple parts about more that just one area - history, nature, geography, local history... Has a nice small shop with cafeteria
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