Taiteen talo opens up
Taiteen talo in Turku is preparing for its first spring and summer. In early March, the first artists of Taiteen talo moved into Rettig’s old tobacco factory in the heart of the Old Town. The study rooms of the 43 artists of the Finnish Artists Studio Foundation are located on the third and fourth floors of the main building.
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The city of Turku along with Japanese cities Nagano and Yokohama challenged young people to share their best climate tips through video -art.
The program of Turku Day 2021 contained more than 90 events! The home district day, celebrated on Sunday, September 19th, had a versatile program that was scattered all around town!
Turku Day is celebrated yearly on the third Sunday of September. The Turku Day of 2021 consisted of a great number of places that were open to the public, there was a market square event at the Old Great Square and lots of outdoor events. Needless to say, there was something for every citizen or friend of Turku to see and experience.
Turku Day appro has been postponed
Turku Day appro -event what was planned to be on Turku Day 20th of September will not be held. City of Turku is working on finding a new date for the event.
Read newspapers and magazines
- The lists of newspapers and magazines contain all subscriptions
- The list of newspapers and magazines in stacks contains older newspapers and magazines
- Newspaper and magazine stacks are in the Main Library
- Materials in open stacks (non-fiction department, 2nd floor of the new Main Library building) are available without request
Stack materials can be requested at the service desks of all libraries.
Turku Day has been celebrated since 1961. This event, held annually on the third Sunday of September, is celebrated all over the city with all kinds of different activities and performances, offering lots to see and experience. Next year, the event will take place on Sunday, 18th of September 2022.
We have published unfinished versions of the web service and Event Calendar because we would like to get feedback from you, dear citizens and clients, to support us with the development. There will certainly be things that have not occurred to us and have not been taken into account. On the other hand, there may also be some things in which we have succeeded. Yes, it is possible.
Sail Training International is delighted to announce the five ports selected to host the annual Tall Ships Races in 2017, taking place across the Baltic Sea.
Turku will be hosting the Races for the fourth time. In addition to three full-scale Tall Ships Race events in 1996, 2003 and 2009 they also organised a Regatta in 2011. In 2011 Turku was the European Capital of Culture and the port has a thousand-year history.
The ships' route through the archipelago is spectacular before being brought right into the middle of Turku on the banks of the River Aura.
By adjusting the schedules, Turku wants to ensure that the new passenger terminal, port structures and the construction of the Museum of History an
The centennial tradition of co-operation between the City of Turku and the University of Turku was further strengthened when Mayor Minna Ar
Currently, the relocation of the school in Varissuo closer to the city center and the increase in the size of the school have been discussed for so
The summertime exhibitions at the Taiteen talo in Turku invite visitors to experience a journey through the times, to reflect on interspecies love
Pensikkala has extensive experience in the administration and production of cultural institutions of various sizes.
The competition was open to all 130 member cities of the organization and its results were announced on Thursday 9 June 2022 at
The first service visible is the calculation points of the bridges in the center of Turku, which provide real-time information about pedestrians, c
Event Carpets are areas, marked with tape and colorful tags, that citizens, businesses and communities can reserve for their use.
Matti Niemi has been a special adviser to the prime minister since 2019.
Educational joint administration, Olavintie 2
Educational joint administration will be closed 1.7-29.7.2022
The architectural competition organised by the Port of Turku for the passenger terminal within the Ferry Terminal Turku projec
Taiteen talo has found its home in the old Rettig property on Nunnankatu 4.
Like the rest of the world, Europe and Finland have been hit by many crises: The COVID-19 pandemic, the war, growing tensions in global politics, c
In other words, you may take a peek at the Old Great Square and the banks of River Aurajoki all the way to the harbour.
Because of the strike the City of Turku has closed some of the city`s services, as operations cannot be secured in the event of the strike.