The so-called long 1950s encompassed the time from the end of WW II in 1945 to the early 1960s.
It was a period marked by reconstruction, depression, hard work and decent living.
Rosenlew Museum's "Land, forests and factories" exhibition employs the perspectives of everyday life, home, family , school and work to describe the changes in the Finnish society.
Production: Sarka – The Finnish Museum of Agriculture, Lusto – The Finnish Forest Museum and The Finnish Labour Museum Werstas.
The museum's permanent exhibition presents the history of the Rosenlew Company.
Rosenlew Museum, Kuninkaanlahdenkatu 14, 28100 Pori
Opening hours: Tue–Sun from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m., admission €1 / 2 / 4.
Exhibition: from 13 May 2017 to 11 March 2018