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Museum in Hailuoto

Kniivilä

In Hailuoto village, 8km east of Marjaniemi, Kniivilä is an open-air museum of old wooden buildings, including a shoemaker's cottage, a barn and a cowshed. Farming implements and fishing equipment are among the 3000…
Lighthouse in Hailuoto

Marjaniemi Lighthouse

Guided visits of this 1872-completed lighthouse run in July; be prepared to climb 110 steps. It originally had a Fresnel lens and was automated in 1962. The adjacent pilot station is now a hotel.
Museum in Hailuoto

Luototalo

On the ground floor of the Arctic Lighthouse Hotel, in the former lighthouse pilot station, this exhibition details the local dune ecosystem and the island's heritage.