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Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum

Seurasaari, Helsinki 00250, Finland
+358 9 40509660
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Seurasaari, Helsinki 00250, Finland
+358 9 40509660
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had big luck with the weather! It was sunny but chilly. We were welcomed by friendly geese, than went inside of the island, saw beautiful houses surrounded wonderful nature, and then we stoped to take photos. In one minute a lot of small birds...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Take the bus from Helsinki about a 30min trip well worth the ride, but Seurasaari is very special if you want a day out to escape day to day life and enjoy peace and quite , great walks and views , and fantastic food .

Thank barry w
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This island iscreached by a regular ferry from Helsinki - and provides the foot passenger with a lovely opportunity for moderate exercise whilst enjoying some fabulous coastal views. The island has an interesting history - with some older signs of fortification to attend the harbour...More

Thank Carrie P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This island is a good place to breath some fresh air in nature. Have a look of our history, some old buildings which are transferred from different part of Finland. You can feed squirrels and also small birds eats from your hand if you are...More

Thank jadapuu
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is the best place to visit. This is very happy in this trip. And it is very impressive. and i will recomment for you.,

Thank Jimmy T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

good to come and visit in finland country. it's one of my dream. and it was wonderful to come and visit it in is area.. 😀😊😀😁

Thank David R
Reviewed 12 October 2017

We reached the island by bus from Helsinki.The entry white bridge is itself beautiful! The open air Museum of old wooden buildings from all parts of Finland have been transplanted in the thick forest in this island.The houses are well preserved and give you an...More

Thank Neelam_Singhal80
Reviewed 5 October 2017

This was part of the tour we had booked from our cruise ship. This is a very unique and beautiful way to show historical buildings and settings. The buildings are well maintained and the activities and information provided really helped to provide a sense of...More

Thank JimboCanucks
Reviewed 5 October 2017

My husband, son and I stopped here on a bike ride and enjoyed seeing the historic buildings. They weren't open because it was the off season, but it was still great to walk around and read the informative plaques. You could spend a lot of...More

Thank cmk15
Reviewed 22 September 2017

We spent several hours on the Island. Unfortunately we were one day late for the tours but it was still a good visit. We reached the Island easily by bus. It is a beautiful place to spend an afternoon. Walking around viewing the buildings was...More

Thank ros12017
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10 November 2017|
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Response from Fangthewonderdog | Reviewed this property |
The only bits that are closed are the building interiors. You can still walk through the buildings, and that's worthwhile doing. THe island is very beautiful and worth a visit in its own right.
Nina H
17 July 2017|
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Response from MarkHenryFinn | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can cycle to Seurasaari. Indeed the best cycling way follows the coast-line. On the road you have the Hietalahti market Place, big old cemetery, The Sibelius monument in a lovely park and a small cafe cottage just on... More
4 March 2017|
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Response from Antero M |
Hi, the trip from "Olympiaterminaali" takes 50 minutes either by bus 24 or tram 2 and 4. From another cruise harbour "Hernesaari" it is better to take a taxi. The trip takes 25 minutes (about 5 miles).