Guided tours for secondary school

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Bookings

Tue–Sun 11 am–5 pm tel. 09 816 57052. Reservations must be made at least one week in advance. Groups with reservations can come to the museum starting at 9 am. Guided tours are free of charge for day care, preschool and school groups. Tour languages: Finnish, Swedish, English. 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!

Everything and nothing - Architects Kaija + Heikki Siren (23.10-2020-1.9.2022), Guided tours

KAIJA + HEIKKI SIREN: ARCHITECTS OF THE MODERN TIMES, 60 MIN

Guided tour focuses on the times when families moved to row houses and living rooms became the heart of the home. Simple, cheep and quality buildings were the image of democracy and the architects were the designers of the finnish identity. The guided tour examines the changes in Espoo through architecture and urban planning. Secondary school (7th–9th grade).

GUIDED TOUR AND WORKSHOP, 75-90 MIN

It is also possible to combine guided tour with a workshop. Different workshops focus on exploring environment and architecture and the children themselves are the architects. Ask more about our workshop for secondary school (7th–9th grade).

A Thousand stories about Espoo, Guided tours

FROM THE COUNTRY TO THE CITY, 60 MIN

The 20th century was a century of change. How did a small Swedish-speaking parish become a big Finnish-speaking city in 100 years? The guided tour examines the changes brought about by industrialisation, urbanisation and the World Wars in Espoo. Lower secondary school (7th–9th grade), upper secondary level

BUILD A SUBURB, WORKSHOP, 60 MIN

What makes a good place to live? In the workshop, the pupils/students familiarise themselves with city planning and create new suburbs in Espoo. While planning suburbs, they also learn about the urbanisation of Espoo, the history of modern Espoo and the social ideals of good living in different time periods. Primary school (5th–6th grade), lower secondary school (7th–9th grade), upper secondary level

BUILD A SUBURB, WORKSHOP, 60 MIN

What makes a good place to live? In the workshop, the pupils/students familiarise themselves with city planning and create new suburbs in Espoo. While planning suburbs, they also learn about the urbanisation of Espoo, the history of modern Espoo and the social ideals of good living in different time periods. Primary school (5th–6th grade), lower secondary school (7th–9th grade), upper secondary level

GREETINGS FROM ESPOO! WORKSHOP, 45–60 MIN, STARTING FROM 18 MARCH 2020

Rome has the Colosseum, Paris has the Eiffel Tower, Helsinki has its Cathedral and Market Square, but what does Espoo have? The workshop will design and make its own Espoo postcards based on the pupils’/students’ own observations. Primary school (4th–6th grade), lower secondary school (7th–9th grade), upper secondary level