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Moominvalley Park is a museum-like facility where you can learn about nature while feeling close to it.

Moominvalley, where the Moomin family and their unique friends live
Nature, which is sometimes harsh but undecorated,
Through the lush forest, the nature of Lake Miyazawa, the story of Moomin and the life of the author
The theme of Moomin's work is "diversity," "tolerance," "family," "love," "friendship," and "respect."
It is designed so that you can learn through your five senses.Please use it for school trips and off-campus learning.

Discover and grow at Moominvalley Park. "It's really just around the corner, just unnoticed happiness."

Moominvalley residents who gently snuggle up to you as you are
Take a look at Moominvalley's life
Take a little courage and try new things
Keep an eye out for small flowers and insects that you don't usually care about
Celebrating the changing seasons
Moominvalley Park is a small but important place to discover

Learning points to learn at Moominvalley Park

"International Andersen Award" winner and creator of Moomin
Get to know "Tove Jansson"
Experience museum type exhibition facility "Kokemus"


The facility "Kokemus", which means "experience" in Finnish, is
You can learn deeply about Tove Jansson (1914-2001), a writer who won the "International Andersen Award", which is the most prestigious international children's literature award, also known as the small Nobel Prize, through images and illustrations.

Tobe has a life philosophy of "work and love" in the rich nature of Northern Europe Finland and the background of the turbulent times, and puts "love" and "work" on the important things and lives honestly with himself. As an artist, her life was full of passion, curiosity, and love for the little ones.
In "Moominvalley's Gallery," you can feel that the unique characters have the tolerance to accept each other's differences and that they can live with their own ideas and values. There are many valuable illustrations and introductions of the words, and there is also a reproduction of delicate frescoes.

The exhibition texts are written in Japanese and English under the supervision of English, and can be used for learning English.

Also, at the current exhibition"Moomin's Dining Table and Convivial Exhibition-Eating, Living Together-"An exhibition on the theme of food in the Moomin monogatari, Ltd. is also being held.
You can also see "Parafernaria", which is related to the author, which was released for the first time in the world.
In addition to the first exhibition of valuable food-related collections and valuable sketches and studies, there is also a corner where you can learn about the rich food culture of Finland, the birthplace of the author.
This special exhibition will be on display for a limited time until October 2022.

"Moominhouse" where you can feel the life of the Moomin family

The Moomin house, which was created based on the original story, is a place where you can feel the breath of the Moomin family.Moominmamma's handmade jams are also placed on the first basement floor.The furniture and accessories used are furniture purchased in Northern Europe and Europe, mainly in Finland, so you can learn a different sense of life from Japan.

(You can see the 1st and 1st basement floors with an admission ticket. You need a 1-day pass to see the XNUMXnd and XNUMXrd floors.)

Moominhouse

"Story Guide" to learn more about Moomin's story

"Story guides" set up in various places in the park introduce episodes of Moomin stories and stories with each facility as a motif.
You can learn more about Moomin and the park by collecting guides located in various places.

Story guide

Let's work together to solve the mystery while discussing in a group

Let's go around the park leisurely, follow the mystery, and complete the search!An original pin badge will be given to those who clear it.
You can visit various places in the park by solving the mystery while discussing with the group.

Puzzle solving game "The Spring Tune" quiz rally -The Spring Tune-

Learn more about Moominvalley Park!

A trivia quest that lets you learn more about Moominvalley Park and the Moomin monogatari, Ltd. while solving mysteries is perfect if you want to take a closer look after you get home.
On the way, "Special Trivia Quest" and "Last Quest" whose answers change every day will also appear.Quiz tips can also be heard from the attraction stand staff.

Trivia Quest --Red-

Original brand "Ethical Choice" that is kind to the earth and people

The brand was born because of metsä, which is surrounded by the rich natural environment of forests and lakes.We believe that ethical and sustainable efforts that symbolize the global environment, people, society, regions, biodiversity and SDGs are indispensable for the identity of the facility.

Comprehensive efforts to develop in-facility production environments, foods, products, materials, and services based on ethical and sustainable choices (selection) that do not impose a burden on the human body or the environment, not just tangible and intangible Will be accompanied by the "Ethical Choice" logo.

Fees, applications, inspections

Group rates apply when using the park for school trips, excursions, etc.

Applications can be made by group reservation.
You can apply directly or from a travel agency.
Please check the page about group use such as how to apply.

Information for group use

We offer on-site inspections (inspections) for school group leaders and staff who are planning to visit Moominvalley Park for school events such as school trips and excursions.

Application for inspection

Click here for frequently asked questions about group use.

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