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Maupertuis Memorial: historical site for humanity and science with unique view over the Torne Valley in Lapland

In 1736-1737 was conducted a French expedition to determine the shape of the Earth. It was led by... read more

Reviewed 2 February 2016
ReindeermanLapland
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Lapland
Impressive

It's not easy to find, but it's worth. You have to find the correct way in the east of the main... read more

Reviewed 25 July 2016
Herb8400
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Winterthur, Switzerland
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25 Jul 2016
“Impressive”
17 Jun 2016
“Good trail but really bad indicated.”
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Kittisvaara | At the top of the Mountain, Pello 95700, Finland
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Reviewed 25 July 2016

It's not easy to find, but it's worth. You have to find the correct way in the east of the main road.

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Reviewed 17 June 2016

The trail is really hard to find, signs are mediocre, we find it at the third time. Once you are in the trail the way up is well indicated. At the top there are no clear views of the valley but there are really good...More

Thank Miguel H
Reviewed 2 February 2016

In 1736-1737 was conducted a French expedition to determine the shape of the Earth. It was led by French mathematician and philosopher Pierre Louis Moreau de Maupertuis.. Maupertuis expedition’s purpose was to perform measurements to determine whether the Earth was round or flattened at its...More

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