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?
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.
The active guided tour will take the children around the old Glims farm, learning about the work and play of children in the past.
The active guided tour will provide information about the rural life in Glims and the whole of Espoo in times past. The guided tour especially focuses on how people managed in the time of self-sufficiency before electricity and shops. What all can you do yourself, when you know how?
The classroom at the school museum lets you experience what school was like a hundred years ago at the first elementary school in Espoo.