Guided tour at Pentala Archipelago Museum: A visit to Gurli’s House

Archipelago Museum Pentala, Espoo

  • 21.7.2024 (at 11:30-12 o'clock)
  • 4.8.2024 (at 11:30-12 o'clock)
  • 18.8.2024 (at 11:30-12 o'clock)
  • 1.9.2024 (at 11:30-12 o'clock)

On this guided tour in English you will be introduced to the long and touching life of a fisherman couple Arvid and Gurli Nyholm and their fascinating home.

A guided tour is the only way to visit Gurli’s house.
Guided tour in English to Gurli’s House will be held on Sundays at 11:30 AM on 2.7., 16.7, 30.7, 13.8. and 27.8.


Gurli’s house is the heart of the Pentala Archipelago Museum. The guided tour of the home museum takes a dive into the realities of life in the archipelago and introduces you to the fisherman Arvid Nyholm and his wife Gurli. Their marriage lasted for decades and after Arvid’s death, Gurli remained on Pentala Island as its last year-round resident. Her personal items have now been brought back to their original locations in the house.

Guided tour in English to Gurli’s House will be held on Sundays at 11:30 AM on 23.6., 7.7., 21.7., 4.8., 18.8. and 1.9.

Tickets: EUR 10 for adults, EUR 8 for persons entitled to a discount. Free entry for persons under 18 years of age and for Museum Card holders. Claim a ticket at the museum’s information desk before the tour begins.

The maximum amount of people on each tour is 10 persons, filled in the order of registration. You can make a reservation for a tour on the same day by calling us (max. 4 participants per reservation call): Pentala Archipelago Museum, +358 43 8252 641 (10 am–3 pm).

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Museum contact details

Archipelago Museum Pentala
Pentala 44, 02380 Espoo

043 8252 641

Museum website

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Admission fees

Admission with Museum Card
Admission with Museum Card

Museoalueelle on vapaa pääsy. Gurlin talon pääsylippu 10/8/0 €.
Fritt inträde till museiområdet. Inträde till Gurlis hus 10/8/0 €.
Free admission to museum area. Entrance fee to Gurli’s house 10/8/0 €.

Payment methods

Käteinen, useimmat luotto- ja debit-kortit.

Museokortti, Edenred-, ePassi-, Smartum-mobiilisovellukset, SmartumPay, Edenred-kortti sekä Kaikukortti.