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Turkansaari

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Hidden : 01/07/2008
Difficulty:
1.5 out of 5
Terrain:
1.5 out of 5

Size: Size: small (small)

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Geocache Description:

[FIN] Kätkö sijaitsee Turkansaaren ulkomuseon läheisyydessä, kätkön löytääksesi ei tarvitse mennä museoalueelle.

[ENG] The cache is located near the Turkansaari open-air museum. You do not need to enter the museum area in order to find the cache.

[FIN] Oulujoen varrella sijaitseva Turkansaari oli tärkeä kauppa- ja kalastuspaikka jo 1400-luvulla. Turkansaaren ulkomuseo sijaitsee tällä vanhalla kauppapaikalla. Museoalueeseen kuuluvat myös läheisesti Siikasaari ja Karhunsaari, joihin on siirretty Oulujokivarren maalaiskulttuuriin liittyviä rakennuksia. Ulkomuseo on avoinna kesäisin. Museoalueella järjestetään erilaisia tapahtumia ja teemapäiviä kesän aikana. Joka sunnuntai järjestetään jumalanpalvelus Turkansaaren vanhassa kirkossa.

Tarkat aukioloajat ja pääsymaksut löytyvät museon sivuilta: (visit link)

[ENG] The island of Turkansaari, situated in the Oulu-river about 14 km east of Oulu is an old trading center and place of salmon fishing.The history of Turkansaari, as an open-air museum, commences in 1922 when the old church, from the year 1694, was restored to its original site. Today there is in the museum area a typical farmyard complex, complete with the all appropriate buildings and equipments of the region of Northern Ostrobothnia, old forms of livelihood such as tar-making, salmon fishing, lumbering and log floating.

The museum itself is usually open every day in summer, exact opening times and admission fees can be checked from museum Internet pages: (visit link)

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[ENG]Gur oevqtr

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(letter above equals below, and vice versa)



 

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