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Tytyri Mine Experience

Tytyrinkatu 1, Lohja, Finland
+358 44 3691309
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Great underground experience.

The limestone mine in Tytyri is a very interesting experience. From the superfast elevator that... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
dmg-999
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Province of Lecco, Italy
A Mine Tour Is Different-Go to This One At Least Once

We were visiting the Helsinki area for a family event and went to this limestone mine tour as... read more

Reviewed 16 October 2017
Prezz2016
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Tulare, California
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Tytyri Mine museum in areal functioning mine only 30 minutes from Helsinki offers you a great experience 110 meters below sealevel. You gill get familiar with mining history and what mining is today. Museum includes also huge underground gave, where you will see exotic light and sound show for 5 minutes. Mine museum is open for request for groups all year round and for individuals during May-September. Price is 14€/ adult and 8€/ children, guided tour takes about 1,5 hours.
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“light show” (3 reviews)
“safe trip” (2 reviews)
“mines” (4 reviews)
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Tytyrinkatu 1, Lohja, Finland
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+358 44 3691309
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The limestone mine in Tytyri is a very interesting experience. From the superfast elevator that brings you down to the mine, to the large halls and tunnels, to the big cave with light, music and echoes, everything is interesting. We had a competent guide who...More

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Reviewed 16 October 2017

We were visiting the Helsinki area for a family event and went to this limestone mine tour as something different to do. Talking to the Helsinki locals, nobody had been here before, so why not go. Wear warm clothes as it is chilly enough to...More

Thank Prezz2016
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

You can go only in groups for the safety reason. There is cold +8 so it's cold an the tour is one hour long. Good shoes and something warm to wear 👍. The mine was inyeresting and there is changing exhibitions. Would stayed longer, the...More

Thank Ella H
Reviewed 11 June 2017

In comparison e.g. coal mine, this Tytyri Limestone mine perfectly safe place to visit subterranean atmosphere. First you pay your entrance and signup. Then you get safety helmet. Additionally there are blankets to keep you warm. So if you are reading this at home/hotel, go...More

Thank mWrite
HelenaKontio, tourism coordinator at Tytyri Mine Experience, responded to this reviewResponded 14 June 2017

Thank you for your nice review. It's true that our guided tours are in Finnish at the moment, but we're working on to have few in English also.

Reviewed 15 August 2016

The trip to a partially functioning mine was the first experience of this kind in my life. It was actually styled in the theme of Halloween, so we had a full program with the quest adventure, which ended with a dinner in the restaurant located...More

Thank V_Veronika
Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

Quite good to find. You should prepare to go underground and walk there for a while. A little bit too much touristic with plastic exhibition etc. But still quite interesting to visit. You can visit it only with guided tour at certain times of the...More

Thank Piia E
Reviewed 13 August 2015

The mine is partially still functioning. The area under the town is really large and deep. Some spaces are unbelievable huge. Interesting and unusual - and if the day is too warm, it is always quite cool down there (take enough clothes...)

1  Thank Kari P
Reviewed 30 June 2015 via mobile

Nice but cold one needs warm clothing. Was invited to a special dinner with local enterpreneur. Lovely food and good athmospheare next time again 😆

Thank Jere J
Reviewed 10 December 2014

Because the Tytyri mine is a limestone-mine, there are no poisonous gases or anything else that could be dangerous. The air is always about 10°C and it is clean. In fact, the mine is so clean that the city takes most of its drinking water...More

1  Thank 400Chris
Reviewed 11 August 2014

I really loved the visit, there are many things to discover. If you are in the area, you have to go!

Thank AriaMontgo
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