Guided tours for preschool and day care groups
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 tour
WHY MAKE UGLY BUILDINGS? 45-60 MIN
What kind of environment do we live in today? What kind of schools and homes are good for the children? Find out more about the good architecture and design in a playful guided tour: why make ugly buildings? The guiding focus on exploring the architecture through our own experiences. Early childhood education ( 5-6 years) and primary school ( 1st - 2nd grade).
A Thousand stories about Espoo, Guided tour
SONG JOURNEY, 30–45 MIN
On the song journey, children will be traveling through the familiar songs of Espoo’s history. The songs help them explore people’s lives in different time periods in Espoo. Early childhood education (1–5 years)
REVERSING INTO THE PAST, 45–60 MIN
How did people contact friends before mobile phones? What was it like in an Espoo home at the time of our grandparents? And what did seal hunters eat around the fire thousands of years ago? This guided tour will put it in reverse and travel back from the city of suburbs all the way to the ancient times. People’s lives in different time periods will be explored through discussions and activities. Early childhood education (5–6 years), primary school (1st–3rd grade)