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TOUR THE MUSEUM ON YOUR OWN OR WITH A GUIDE

Feel free to explore the Moomin Museum at your own pace. There are numerous info panels and screens next to the exhibits. You are also welcome to borrow a guide book for a self-guided tour.

We also offer guided tours for groups, taking visitors on a lively, interactive journey into world of Tove Jansson and the Moomin stories. The tours are tailored for specific age groups.

 

THE MAGICIAN’S HAT

Guided tour for kids

Where is Moominmamma? Is Snufkin already asleep in his tent? How big is the comet suspended from the ceiling? This hands-on tour takes kids on an adventure exploring the gems of the Moomin Museum, introducing familiar characters, new friends and fun surprises!

Duration: 60 min
Cost per group: 70 € weekdays, 80 € weekends

 

WHAT HAPPENS NEXT?

Guided tour for teens and adults

Discuss, discover and explore the exhibits on this hands-on guided tour for mature visitors. The tour provides in-depth information, expert commentary and dialogue about Tove Jansson and her beloved Moomin books.

Duration: 60 min
Cost per group: 70 € weekdays, 80 € weekends

 

HEMULENS AND FILLYJONKS AT WORK

Fun tours for office get-togethers

The Moomin books are packed with all sorts of characters – just like workplaces. Everyone has their own unique personality, character traits, and ways of reacting to situations. Join us for a bit of fun and get to know the Moomin characters better – and who knows? Perhaps you have a colleague who loves rules and spreadsheets just like Hemulen, or a workmate who is sensitive yet friendly with everyone, just like Moomintroll. Resourceful, reliable Moominmamma is the rock everyone depends upon when the going gets tough. And there’s bound to be at least one Moominpappa in your group – the kind of character who is always enthusiastic about (his own hair-brained) projects just like Moominpappa is! After the tour, you might just recognize your own Moomin alter-ego too!

Duration: 60 min
Cost per group: 80 € weekdays, 90 € weekends

 

Please book your tour at least one week prior to your visit. Kindly contact sales@tampere-talo.fi or +358 3 243 4111.
Tickets are not included in the price of the tour.
Bookings may be cancelled or changed without penalty 2 working days or more before the booked time.

WORKSHOPS IN THE MOOMIN MUSEUM STUDIO

The Moomin Museum Studio hosts nonstop workshops on a variety of themes every day from noon to 4 pm. All workshops are included in the price of admission. Right now we invite you to join us in DIY Moominvally animation workshop.

You can also book a guided workshop for your group. Choose the theme that is running now, or pick from one of the options below.

 

“FROM TOVE’S PEN” – INK DRAWING WORKSHOP

Tove Jansson wrote and illustrated all the beloved Moomin books. Most of her illustrations are ink drawings executed in varied techniques. Look closely and you can see just how brilliant she was in her treatment of line! The Moomin Museum invites you to experiment with the same techniques and materials as Tove used in her illustrations. What kind of effects can you create with an old-fashioned ink pen? How do inks and brushes react on different kinds of paper? Join our guided workshop and draw your own Moomin character – or anything else you like. Let the ideas flow freely from your pen!

 

DRAW YOUR OWN STRIP

Tove Jansson’s Moomin books have been translated into over 50 languages. During her international breakthrough in the 1950s, the Moomin strips were published in over 200 periodicals around the world. By joining the Moomin Museum’s comic strip workshop, you can learn more about her narrative genius and try your hand at drawing your own strip with guidance from an experienced instructor. No prior experience is needed: all you need is a good story. Experienced strip artists can start with a blank sheet, but beginners might prefer to use a ready Moomin strip template. The workshops are ideal for adults – after all, Tove’s comic strips were originally targeted at adult audiences.

 

GOUACHE BOOK COVER WORKSHOP

Tove Jansson painted the beautiful covers of her Moomin books in gouache paints. The cover images set up the storyline, mood, or characters portrayed in each book. She often painted numerous different covers for new editions and language versions of the same book. She also did cover illustrations for other books and magazines. The cover is our first impression of a book. Its task is both to protect the book and invite us to peek inside. What makes a good book cover in your opinion? Join our workshop and discover more about Tove’s illustration techniques and her use of vibrantly pigmented gouache paints. You can design a new cover for a familiar Moomin book or even draw a cover for your own autobiography!

 

Please book your workshop at least one week prior to your visit. Kindly contact sales@tampere-talo.fi or +358 3 243 4111.
Tickets are not included in the price of the workshop.
Bookings may be cancelled or changed without penalty 2 working days or more before the booked time.