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Turku Art Museum - Turun taidemuseo

Address: Auragatan 26, Turku 20100, Finland
Phone Number: 02 262 7100
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Ranked #12 of 20 Attractions in Turku
Type: Museums
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Turku, Finland
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36 reviews 36 reviews
21 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

I was really excited to visit this museum since it looks pretty spectacular from the outside. I was a bit disappointed though. Although the exhibitions we saw where interesting and thought-provoking it only took us about an hour and a half to get through it all. One part of the museum was being renovated or rebuilt so that was probably... More

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Turku
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21 reviews 21 reviews
9 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

Turku Art Museum is small and cosy. You can pop in Friday afternoon after 17:00 for a free visit. It wont take you more than an hour, but you will enjoy it. And be back.

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Kuopio, Finland
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58 reviews 58 reviews
17 attraction reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2014

There were two floors in the museum. If I got it right, the lower floor had the changing exhibition and the upper floor the permanent one. Let's start with the permanent one. I think that it mainly had modern art, but also some classics. The lower floor had Emil Wickströms, who is a famous Finnish sculptor, works. I love them!... More

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Turku, Finland
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94 reviews 94 reviews
21 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2013

The Turku Art Museum has a few larger exhibitions annually as well as a good selection of Finnish older and contemporary art. The building itself is wonderful and worth a visit. You can also just pop in for coffee or tea and some pastries. In the summer you can sip your coffee (or drink a glass of wine) on the... More

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Helsinki, Finland
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30 reviews 30 reviews
20 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013

I went to Turku Art Museum to see Max Walter Svanberg´s art. The paintings were wonderful but the museum itself is also worth visiting. It´s a beautiful building an a hill surrounded by a wonderful garden.

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Kingisepp, Russia
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35 reviews 35 reviews
25 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2013

A very nice building, An interesting display of paintings. Tere is usually a temporary exhibition as well. You can go free on Friday after 4 p.m.

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Helsinki, Finland
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20 reviews 20 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2012

The exhipition was average, but confortable for 2-3 hours. Good location to start with coffe or tee and something to eat. There after nice to walk around.

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Luxembourg City, Luxembourg
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16 reviews 16 reviews
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2012

The permanent collection has some of the best Finnish paintings from 1800 and 1900 centuries. The building itself is beautiful, a national romantic granite building from 1904, the second building in Finland to have been designed specifically as a museum, situated in the centre but on a top of a hill.

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Helsinki, Finland
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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2012

Old capitals main art museum. "Must" place to be if you are a Finnish or just intrested of art. But art is 100% from old Finnish artists, (exept changing expo), so if you are not and big fan of art, just pick the castle or Wäinö Aaltonen museum. Building is beautiful and full of history.

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Copenhagen, Denmark
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2012

Exellent surroundings, and very fine Finnish art. Both old and contemporary art. Nice shop and cafeteria.

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