Win a trip to the Moomin Museum

The Moomin Museum Competition


Now is your chance to show us your love for these wonderful and lovable inhabitants of the Moominvalley and win a trip to Finland and to the Moomin Museum! Let us know why you and your friend deserve the chance to fly to Tampere, Finland, to visit the Moomin Museum, and especially its latest exhibition featuring the history of the beloved Moomin animations over decades.


Why Tampere?

You might already know that Tampere is the home of the world’s only Moomin Museum. The original artwork by Tove Jansson is exhibited in an exclusive museum that makes guests of every age fall in love with the characters, if they haven’t already! This year the Moomin Museum is hosting an exhibition of Moomin Animations – Thrills and Cuddles, which showcases the history of the Moomin animations and brings us back wonderful memories of growing up with Moomin tales on TV. You can read more about the unique museum by clicking here.


Tampere is also known for its beautiful lake nature, lively culture scene as well as innovative restaurants and local beers. To read more about Tampere, click here!


How do I take part?

Tell us and show us why you and your friend are the two people who should fly to Finland, to visit the unique Moomin Museum! Create a 1 minute long video and explain to us why you should be the winner, then post the video on Instagram using the hashtag #moominmuseumcompetition.


Just make sure your account is public and not private so the video will show up on this page. You have until the end of August to take part! Our jury will pick the winner. The jury consists of representatives from the Moomin Museum, Moomin Characters Ltd and Visit Tampere.


What if I win?

Congratulations to the winner, the main prize is a treat! We will offer you and your friend a trip to Tampere and the Moomin Museum. The time of travelling is by the end of the year 2019. This is the perfect opportunity for you to win an unforgettable holiday during the colorful autumn or magical winter in Finland.


In addition to the Moomin Museum, you will also get to visit other interesting sights in Tampere, as well as eat in our favourite local restaurants. Your flights, accommodation, visits and meals will be covered by Visit Tampere. Please note that we will be filming the highlights of your trip and the material will be used for a promotional video about Tampere and the Moomin Museum.


“The small print”

The jury is entitled to choose the winner according to their personal criteria. The prize cannot be converted to money. If we don’t hear from the winner within 72 hours of making contact, we’re entitled to choose a new winner. The final itinerary of the trip will be planned according to the winner’s schedules and available flight connections, but the trip will be planned to happen during the year 2019. Please note that the trip might cause you some expenses, even though the biggest costs like flights, accommodation and main meals are covered.


The competition in a nutshell

You can win an all inclusive trip for two to Tampere, Finland and the Moomin Museum!

Here is what you need to do:

  1. Tell us to us why you should win a trip for two to the Moomin Museum
  2. Post it on instagram
  3. Use the hashtag #moominmuseumcompetition