Glims Farmstead Museum
Upper secondary school groups
Guided tours are available for all age groups. Glims Farmstead Museum offers a wide range of interactive and fun experiences in a historical environment. Please inform us upon your arrival in advance! Tips for your museum visit>>
Guided tours are free of charge for day care, preschool and school groups. Tour languages: Finnish, Swedish, English.
For booking and more information, tue–Fri 9–16 tel. +358 9 816 27337. Reservations must be made at least one week in advance. Groups with reservations can come to the museum starting at 9 am. When you make a reservation, please give the group size, age of the children, name of the day care center / school and the contact information of the group leader. We are happy to accommodate special needs – please mention them when making a reservation!
GETTING TO KNOW GLIMS, 30 MIN
Glims has been in the same place for hundreds of years. It has been the home and workplace of thousands of people and domestic animals. More recently, Glims has been a museum for over 60 years. The guided tour will show the history of Glims and of Espoo as a whole. Early childhood education, primary school, lower secondary school, upper secondary level, integration training
FARMING YEAR, 30 MIN
What was done at this time of the year on a self-sufficient farm? How did the various annual celebrations break up the daily toil in the countryside? The contents of the guided tour vary depending on the season. Tours organised from 14 January to 10 May and from 15 August to 31 October. Primary school, lower secondary school, upper secondary level
OLD TIME CHRISTMAS TRADITIONS, 30 MIN
This guided tour explores old Christmas traditions, their background and origin. Guided tours are organised while Glims is decorated for Christmas, from the First Advent Sunday to 13 January. Early childhood education, primary school, lower secondary school, upper secondary level