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Address: Linnankatu 80, Turku 20100 , Finland
Phone Number: 02 262 0300
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Tue - Sun 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

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Nice place for history interested people. My son has been really happy to spend time there and to try on all those old uniforms, costumes, weapons, etc.... Nice location, lovely... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 30, 2015
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Turku, Finland
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  • Chinese (Traditional) first
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • Finnish first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Japanese first
  • Norwegian first
  • Portuguese first
  • Russian first
  • Spanish first
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Tampere, Finland
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169 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015 NEW

Turun linna on vierailun arvoinen paikka koska se kuvastaa aivan loistavasti suomalaisuutta ja historiaamme. Castle is just worth of visit because it tell so much of Finlands history and what it have been living here north.

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Turku, Finland
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

Nice place for history interested people. My son has been really happy to spend time there and to try on all those old uniforms, costumes, weapons, etc.... Nice location, lovely surroundings, friendly staff. One needs a minimum of a few hours , in order to see and enjoy everything there.

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Wollongong, Australia
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166 reviews
92 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 116 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015 NEW

We were unfortunate enough to be in Turku on the weekend of mid summer. So, everything, including all tourist destinations were closed. We went to Turku castle & walked around it, but could not go in as it was closed for the whole weekend. My advises to you is don't try to do ANY SIGHT SEEING on midsummer weekend in... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015

Plenty of parking in and around the location. can be an idea to visit and walk along the canal into Turku as I did. Castle is very nice lots of information and very good at having it in English as well. Tours are cheap and depart regularly in different languages. Some of the rooms can seem a bit plane but... More 

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Helsinki
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157 reviews
68 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015

If you are in Turku this is a must place. Has a major role in Finland's history. Please consider the tour which makes the rocks alive!

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Perth, Australia
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75 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015

We had a great time touring the castle and learned a lot about Finnish medieval history. Enjoyed the dress up room. Downloading the audio guide from their website prior to our visit was a good idea. We also had an enjoyable lunch in the Castle cafe during our visit.

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Sammamish, Washington
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65 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2015

The castle is very well maintained and boasts a stunning courtyard, but the interior has been renovated to such an extent that most of the historical character is lost. Period furnishings, artwork and other artifacts are vastly outnumbered by modern elements, such as costumes and props from the new Finnish movie about Queen Kristina, the young Swedish sovereign who briefly... More 

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Turku, Finland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2015

Our castle. Not huge but it's ours and old. Check the view from the windows, the ledges could fit a family.

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Lohja, Finland
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2015

this place is just ok. the guides are good, but other than the architecture there is not much else besides the horrible exhibits they constantly have (like the exhibit on finnish toys and table ware when i was there).

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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2015

Huge, clean, extensive, detailed, half a day just to see it all. There are rooms everywhere and the history, artefacts, clothings are excellent. Not disappointed.

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Additional Information about Turku Castle

Address: Address: Linnankatu 80, Turku 20100 , Finland
Phone Number: 02 262 0300
Location: Europe  >  Finland  >  Western Finland  >  Turku
Open Hours:
Sunday 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Tuesday 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Wednesday 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Thursday 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Friday 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Saturday 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

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