Exhibitions

  • At the Eight Seasons of Bird´s Year exhibition, you can admire the stunning beauty of birds!  You can study the annual cycle from the birds' perspective. The starring role is played by the varied bird species of Liminganlahti Bay but the exhibition also explores the life of birds more generally. 
  • Temporary exhibitions change every one or two months.

Multimedia Presentation Life at the Liminka Bay

  • The presentation shows you what goes on in this bird wetland over the course of a year.
  • Duration 20 min.
  • Free of charge.
  • The presentation is played when the auditorium is available. It is advisable for groups to book the presentation in advance.

Guided Group Tours

Please book guided tours in advance. The guided tours cost 50€/hour/group. Guided Tours at the Eight Seasons of Bird´s Year Exhibition and indoors.
  • Guided exhibition tour
    • The Eight Seasons of Birds exhibition presents the annual cycle from the birds' perspective. Our expert guide will introduce you to the fascinating world of birds with the help of examples and stories.
    • Duration 1 hour.
    • Price 50€/hour/group. Maximum group size 25 people.
  • Adventures amongst birds, tasks for younger pupils
    • Suitable for those at preschool and in first and second grades.
    • Duration 0.5 hour.
  • Tasks for pupils
    • The tasks are suitable for 5th-6th graders and for 7th-9th graders.
    • Duration 0.5 hour.
  • Guided Tours in Nature
    • Guided excursion for pupils to the bird-watching tower
    • Suitable for 1st-6th graders, 7th-9th graders and those at upper secondary school
    • The guide has a telescope with him/her, and the visitor centre lends 20 binoculars to the school group.  
    • Duration 1 hour.
    • Price 50€/hour/group. Maximum group size 25 people. If the group is larger, it will be divided. One group can tour the exhibition while the other group visits the bird-watching tower.
    • Guided Birdwatching Tours for adults are organized by our partners.
  • Snowshoeing along the shores of Liminka Bay
    • Suitable for 1st-9th graders.
    • Price 50€/group. Maximum group size 23 people. If the group is larger, it will be divided. One group can tour the exhibition while the other group visits the bird-watching tower.
    • Duration roughly 1.5 hour.
    • The maximum group size is 23 people (due to the number of snowshoes).

Bird's Nest for Children

A bird's nest has been designed for children, in which they can sit on pillows and listen to fairy tales. The visitor centre also provides games, colouring pages, books and a lot of other fascinating things to keep children amused.

Reference Library

The visitor centre's reference library has a wide variety of nature guidebooks (on plants, mushrooms, birds, mammals, etc.).

Indoor Tower

The visitor centre boasts an indoor bird-watching tower from which you can peek through the telescope towards Liminganlahti Bay. Open only during weekends in wintertime.

Trails and Bird-Watching Towers

By Liminganlahti, you will find many bird-watching towers, duckboards and structures serving visitors, such as campfire sites. The visitor centre and its surroundings are suitable for the disabled and it is also possible to go bird-watching with a pram. Read more.