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Turku Art Museum

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Address: Aurakatu 26, Turku 20100, Finland
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Beautiful building, interesting exhibitions

Turku art museum offers bit of everything to everyone, as it should. Changing exhibitions both modern and classic, and a collectiong of Finnish masterpieces.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed February 13, 2017
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Turku, Finland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 18, 2017

We got excellent guide for our our group. Guided tour through the exhibition lasted about one hour and we got a very good impression oh the exhibition. After guided tour we had wine tasting inth museum in the spirit of Helene Schjerfbeck. Tasting was excellent and wines (1 white and 3 red from Northern Italy) were excellent. I really hope... More 

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Thank Pekka T
Turku, Finland
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 13, 2017

Turku art museum offers bit of everything to everyone, as it should. Changing exhibitions both modern and classic, and a collectiong of Finnish masterpieces.

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Thank NinaSula
Tampere
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 2, 2017

Turku Art Museum stands on the top of the hill, very near of city center. This exhibition concidered Helene Schjerfbeck´s art, very popular Finnish painter. Exhibition was interesting, but as it was set by chronological order, her latter production was too dark to us, comparing to her early days when she used more bright and vivid colors. Building is made... More 

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Thank Jukka-pekka A
Turku, Finland
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 12, 2016

Not too big,or too small. The art museum has changing exhibitions downstairs and upstairs a collection of masterpieces by Finnish artists. Open rooms, well light and nice place on top of the hill. Definitely worth a visit.

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Thank Boombaata
Helsinki
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 1, 2016 via mobile

We visited the museum to see the works of Helene Schjerfbeck. This was a good day to visit the museum. The currator of the exhibition has done a good work to put the different paintings together in an interested and great way. I had no clue that she was this great artist and painter. Also the permanent exibition had some... More 

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Turku, Finland
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 30, 2016

There are few art museums in Turku, but if you would ask one from the locals the Turku Art Museum would be the one. It is old building locating next to town center and offers you some pieces of art that cannot be found anywhere else. Even you would not consider you as an art lover you might want to... More 

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Thank Kreivi
Turku, Finland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 23, 2016

If you're into art, this is absolutely a place to visit. The museum isn't that big, so it won't take you the whole day to visit it and even kids may find it interesting. The standard exhibition contains art from all the major Finnish painters of the 19th century. Furthermore they have high standard special exhibitions, both Finnish as well... More 

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Salo, Finland
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 14, 2016 via mobile

We visited show that featured one of finnish national prides that is also internationally reknowned.

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1 Thank Mikakorh
Turku, Finland
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 13, 2016 via mobile

I've always liked this place. The displays are always very well done and often consist of well-known Finnish artists. This time I went to see the Helene Schjerfbeck exhibition. I really liked it and because it was Turku day when I went there I got a guided tour for free, and the tickets were already cheaper than they usually are... More 

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Perth, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 13, 2016

This museum includes an archeological exhibit of old Turku which was very interesting. You can walk around the old building remains and learn a lot about the history of the area. Turku is the oldest city in Finland and was the most important for several centuries.

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