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Interestig summer event

I visited the Turku Medieval Market for the first time. I especially liked the costumes that almost... read more

Reviewed July 1, 2017
niinan2
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Nurmijarvi, Finland
A little bit of time travel

The Turku Medieval Market is an annual happening in the historical Turku city center. It's a four... read more

Reviewed July 7, 2015
Johanna2110
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Turku, Finland
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Jul 1, 2017
“Interestig summer event”
Jul 7, 2015
“A little bit of time travel”
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No matter if you are a knight or young maid, represent the nobility or the peasantry, it is time for your to dive into the Middle Ages! Turku Medieval Market at the end on June offers Medieval amusements for the whole family. The tables will groan...more
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Reviewed July 1, 2017

I visited the Turku Medieval Market for the first time. I especially liked the costumes that almost all the salesmen/women had and the booths were decorated as Medieval too. There were many different handicraft demonstration and other interesting stuff too. A whole pork was roasting...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank niinan2
Reviewed July 7, 2015

The Turku Medieval Market is an annual happening in the historical Turku city center. It's a four day trip to the medieval history of Turku, usually in late June / early July. Check the dates from their website before planning on visiting, at http://en.keskiaikaisetmarkkinat.fi/ This...More

Date of experience: June 2015
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Reviewed June 30, 2015

Really nice event, maybe the best time to go to Turku! Everybody wearing medieval suits and you can't believe how real it look! There are some shows and little concerts taking place, at some point you forget that you are 21. century!

Date of experience: June 2015
Thank Deniz S
Reviewed June 23, 2015 via mobile

This event is usually around late June and is really fun. The food is really good and the riverside is beautiful. Lots of activities and plays too.

Date of experience: June 2015
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Reviewed August 4, 2013

Really nice atmosphere, good actors and shows.. Worth visiting, taste the Medieval food, buy souvenirs from history and watch awesome shows all around!! Expensive trip to history, but worth the money.. and attending the market is free, shows are free, only if You buy something,...More

Date of experience: July 2013
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Reviewed February 3, 2013

This medieval market in old historical city of Turku is phenomenal way to experience how it might be living under the authority of church and have a marketplace as a second living room with magicians and fortune-tellers. Everything is so authentically staged that you might...More

Date of experience: June 2012
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Reviewed December 11, 2012

One of the best happenings in Turku by far. Especially if there's a nice weather. Nothing beats wandering around the area in the nice weather. Huge variety of little carts where you can buy all sorts of items related to the theme. The price level...More

Date of experience: July 2012
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Reviewed October 21, 2012

Happens every year and there is a lot to see. A market place near Turku Cathedral is full of actors that are dressed and that are acting like they were from Medieval time. There is also a lot of crafts you can buy.

Date of experience: July 2012
Thank Elektra222
Reviewed August 26, 2012

Medieval market didn't give that much for me. There's nothing really that wrong in there but wasn't my thing. Lot's of crowd and quite frankly the "medieval" stuff there is quite exppensive i think. Allthough some of them are crafted right there. But hey, it's...More

Date of experience: June 2012
Thank Petri K
Reviewed August 23, 2012

Turku Medieval Market has become my favourite event of the year in Turku. You don't have to DO anything: just take a walk and enjoy the atmosphere. I like how it sounds, tastes, smells and looks like.

Date of experience: July 2012
Thank Inkeri A
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