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Interesting museum

The museum operates in a government office block built in 1963. The museum was opened to the public... read more

Reviewed 6 March 2018
Mikael F
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Vantaa, Finland
Very interesting museum

Very interesting paints and sculptures about Finnish nature that I can saw in my sky passes. It is... read more

Reviewed 26 February 2018
Yuriy R
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St. Petersburg, Russia
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Temppelikatu 8, Riihimaki 11100, Finland
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Reviewed 6 March 2018

The museum operates in a government office block built in 1963. The museum was opened to the public in 1995. An art and antique dealer Mr. Pentti Wähäjärvi and his wife Tatiana donated their collection, 2000 pieces of art and other objects to the City...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed 26 February 2018

Very interesting paints and sculptures about Finnish nature that I can saw in my sky passes. It is very easy to find.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Yuriy R
Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

Nice amount (meaning not too much) of beautiful Finnish paintings. Interesting exhibitions. The one with the naivistic art from Kati Mikkola is just excellent. Spacious building with a lot of light. Even the initially reluctant teenagers of the family liked the colorful exhibitions of Mikola...More

Date of experience: September 2016
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Reviewed 4 April 2016

The town of Riihimäki between Helsinki and Hämeenlinna is not seen as an important tourist place. If visitors stop here, it will be most of the time to have a look at the interesting Finnish Glass Museum. Other museums here are the Finnish Hunting Museum,...More

Date of experience: March 2016
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Reviewed 26 July 2015

We drove up to Riihimaki to see the current exhibition "In Helene's Garden', flowers in art, mainly from the donation collection of Tatjana and Pentti Wahajarven. Flowers may seem mundane when art is concerned, however, this was fascinating. I never knew that flowers could sneak...More

Date of experience: July 2015
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