The Science Center Pilke
When in Rovaniemi, don’t miss one of the major cultural attractions and learn about the Northern Forests in the Science Center Pilke! You will be surprised by this unique experience that will allow you to walk through the exhibitions and explore current forest issues.
This experience is ideal for the whole family: you will learn many ground-breaking facts about the forests of the world and the forest in Lapland. You will understand the special link between Finnish people and the forest while discovering what an important part of the economy it is for the country.
In the impressive main room of the center, you will discover various fun exhibitions to experience with children: karaoke singing to have fun and understand importance of the forest the in music culture, playing with wooden toys and learning sustainable habits through games. You will see how different woods can be used and how they are transformed. The whole family will also have fun discovering the feeling of driving huge machines used in the wood business.
In Pilke, all your senses will be used. You will touch different kinds of wood, ear the noises of a dark forest and sing nursery rhymes that will put you in a good mood.