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Moomin World in Finland attract visitors

08-11-2010 11:03 BJT

Staff of Moomin World dressed up as Moomin characters welcome visiting children at Moomin World on a small island facing Naantali, southwest coast of Finland, Aug. 5, 2010. The theme park Moomin World was built on the southwest coast of Finland, on a small island facing Naantali. The theme park was built basing on a series of children's books "The Moomins " written by Tove Jansson (1914-2001), a famous Finnish author and painter. The Moomins, main characters in the fairy tales, vaguely resemble hippopotamuses, lived in the Moominvalley where residents are in harmony with nature, were world-famous cartoon characters. (Xinhua photo)
Staff of Moomin World dressed up as Moomin characters 
welcome visiting children at Moomin World on a small 
island facing Naantali, southwest coast of Finland, Aug.
5, 2010. The theme park Moomin World was built on the 
southwest coast of Finland, on a small island facing 
Naantali. The theme park was built basing on a series 
of children's books "The Moomins " written by Tove 
Jansson (1914-2001), a famous Finnish author and painter.
The Moomins, main characters in the fairy tales, 
vaguely resemble hippopotamuses, lived in the Moom-
invalley where residents are in harmony with nature,
were world-famous cartoon characters. (Xinhua photo)


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