Pentala Archipelago Museum is the best day trip destination in Espoo, because on the trip to Pentala you can enjoy the sea, history and cultural landscape, unique archipelago nature, delicious lunch and fresh sea air.
The museum area of the Archipelago Museum consists of more than ten different buildings in their original places. Exhibitions in the shore building present the history of professional and recreational fishing, in Rosengård you can learn about the history of the archipelago and pop in the museum shop. In Gurli’s house, you move into the mood of the 80s, as in the home museum time is stopped for the last summer of Gurli Nyholm’s life in 1986.
The fisherman's cottage is the oldest building on the island and its oldest logs are estimated to have been felled in 1791. The roof of the fisherman's cottage has suffered from the sea winds and repair work will be started as soon as possible. Due to renovations, the fisherman's cottage will be closed to the public in the summer 2021.
The Pentala Archipelago Museum is open for public again on June 5th to August 29th 2021.
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Boat service timetables: Scheduled archipelago boats