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Spy Museum

Opens in 15 min: 12:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Open today: 12:00 PM - 6:00 PM
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Spies Like Us

Very interesting museum. While there are some hands on exhibits, from our experience, due to the... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
FrequentFlier585768
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Interesting place to visit.

Father and 8 year old son spent a couple of hours in the spy museum. Quite a big place with... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Satakunnankatu 18, Tampere 33210, Finland
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Very interesting museum. While there are some hands on exhibits, from our experience, due to the amount of reading, this is a better museum for older kids. Very informational!

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Father and 8 year old son spent a couple of hours in the spy museum. Quite a big place with interesting exhibits (though more for growth ups to mull over the descriptions than hands on interactions). Daddy would love to spend more time to digest...More

Thank cecilia c
Reviewed 29 September 2018

Good way to spend an hour or so in Tampere. The exhibition features mainly espionage tools in the 20th century, accompanied by stories of many spies. Wall texts mostly in Finnish, though English guidebook is available. I wish it could be a bit more interactive.

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Reviewed 25 September 2018

A lot of info is in Finnish, so you get a guide in another language, but the info here is not so easy to find... That should be improved. Otherwise, the museum is interesting, and provides a lot of info, and espionage devices. Also, some...More

Thank Ana L
Reviewed 12 September 2018

Funny place to visit, even if you are local. Nice interactive museum, where its not all just about reading, but also testing and trying out old espionage tricks. Small museum, so it wont take many hours to see the place.

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Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

This was one of my absolute favourites in my trip, I love me an interactive museum! Don't forget to grab a guide book in your language at the entrance, it translates most of the signs for your convenience. There's a no-photo policy, but so many...More

Thank Bianca W
Reviewed 22 January 2018

Small but very interesting museum about spying & co themes. Definitely worth the visit if one has some spare time in Tampere.

Thank ikoria
Reviewed 8 January 2018

Quite a small museum once you find it, but has some interesting artefacts on display. My only complaint is not all of the display information is in English which is a shame. An interesting experience non the less.

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Reviewed 8 November 2017

Down in the basement and not easy to find this is a fascinating museum of the history of spying from ancient to modern times. Displays include equipment used by spies and there are places where you can try out your spying skills.

Thank Jaydee51
Reviewed 5 September 2017

It is tricky to find, depending on which direction you walk from. It is inside a building and downstairs, and the museum itself is also tricky to negotiate. It is difficult to appreciate the contents because it mainly consists of pieces of espionage equipment that...More

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