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Admission with Museum Card

Gold Prospector Museum

99695 Tankavaara

House of Golden Story: colorful gold history of Lapland and international gold prospecting tradition under the same roof.


The history of almost 150-year of gold prospecting in Lapland, Finland. A collection of stones and minerals. Extensive outdoor museum area. Golden World, a permanent exhibition on the gold prospecting traditions around the world.

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Museum events

Osana kulttuurikierrosta

Museum contact details

Gold Prospector Museum
99695 Tankavaara

(016) 626 171

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Admission fees

Admission with Museum Card
Admission with Museum Card


Payment methods

kteinen, pankki- ja luottokortit, Museokortti, laskutus

Opening hours

Mon 10:00-16:00
Tue 10:00-16:00
Wed 10:00-16:00
Thu 10:00-16:00
Fri 10:00-16:00
Sat Closed
Sun Closed

During winter time (14.9.2020-31.5.2021) museum is open Mon-Fri 10am-4pm. During summer time museum is open every day.

Guided tours

Guidance by appointment. Price 60 , 70 (Sun and public holidays).