We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers: Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The Museum of Central Finland operates as the provincial museum of Central Finland and the town museum of Jyvaskyla. At the Museum of Central Finland you can learn history of Jyvaskyla and Central Finland, you can re-enter bygone times and enjoy in...more
A cute little display of Central Finnish customs, living, clothing, a bit of art, and also a small shop.
I would just like an audioguide or something, to make the tour a bit more interesting.
Keski-Suomen_museo, Museum educator at Keski-Suomen museo (Museum of Central Finland), responded to this reviewResponded 9 September 2016
Thank you for your nice and important feedback. We are soon going to renovate our museum and renew the permanent exhibitions. And yes, we will add more interactivity and stories to our exhibitions. Welcome again!
The museum was absolutely fascinating! There's a ton of information about the history of Jyväskylä, the central Finland region, and Finland as a whole. I loved the reconstructions (of a shop, an apartment, etc.); they really made the history come alive. It might not be...More
Keski-Suomen_museo, Museum educator at Keski-Suomen museo (Museum of Central Finland), responded to this reviewResponded 29 July 2016
Thank you for your very nice feedback! We are happy to hear you enjoyed your visit in our museum:) Have a nice summer and welcome again!
If you are interested in Jyväskylä´s history this is a nice place to visit. I loved the old shop reconstruation, with old food and tobacco packets on the second floor. They also have changing exhibitions on two other floors ( 1st and 4 th). You...More
This is a fine museum to visit if you are in the area - but it's probably fair to say it's not a major attraction. If you are visiting the Alvar Alto museum next door, it doesn't hurt to have a quick look, though, particularly...More
Keski-Suomen_museo, museolehtori at Keski-Suomen museo (Museum of Central Finland), responded to this reviewResponded 16 March 2016
Thank you for your feedback. We like to see our museum as a nice guide to history of Jyväskylä and history of Central Finland. We also have art exhibitions. But our museum building (designed by Alvar Aalto) and our basic exhibitions are old. And that`s...More