Technical evolution of work in Finland
Photo: Sakari Kiuru

What tools did a mason use in the old days? How long is the history of clockmaking in Finland? How did we evolve from agrarian society into a pioneer of technical innovation?
 
These and many other questions will be answered on a tour covering the technological development of work and the great success stories of Finland!
 
The Construction Tool Museum showcases the development of materials and tools used by plumbers, painters and other professionals. The Museum of Horology reveals the secrets behind ancient time measuring instruments, as well as the development of clockmaking in Finland. The Museum of Technology provides a comprehensive view into the development of technology and industry, showcasing communications technology, the metal industry and land surveying technology, among others.
 
How did Finland become an international leader in cutting edge technology? Go on a technological adventure and find out!



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Destinations

The Museum of Building Tools
History of the development of construction work and tools from the 19th century to the modern day in the facility located in the Siikaranta-opisto.

The Finnish Museum of Horology
This exhibition introduces visitors to the history of horology, the creations of master clockmakers, as well as various historical time measuring instruments.

Museum of Technology
Finnish technology and industry from the historical times to modern day, showcased by an interactive museum housed in a former waterworks facility.