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The Lapland Forest Museum

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The Lapland Forest Museum located under the open sky among the mountains, covered with forests, on the shore of lake Calliari. It belongs to the Lapland Association of the Museum of the Forest.

Forestry forestry Museum presents the traditions, telling the history of logging and transport of timber in Lapland.

On the grounds there are many buildings, objects of material culture, photographs illustrating the colourful and intensive life and work of the Lapland working in the lumber camps of the first half of the XX century In the 1960-70s. the forest industry became more mechanized, and the work has become easier.

The Museum is open in summer from Tuesday to Sunday. At other times, tours are conducted by reservation only.