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Forum Marinum Maritime Centre

Linnankatu 72, Turku 20100, Finland
+358 2 2679511
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Plenty to see for everyone who loves the sea

Forum Marinum has plenty to offer. In the summertime you can visit the ships and also visit the... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Essi_Inari
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Finland
Take time

For the 9euros(10) if you want to add the Bore experience to your day,which I highly... read more

Reviewed 5 May 2017
Dave B
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Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
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Hours Today: 11:00 - 19:00
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Linnankatu 72, Turku 20100, Finland
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Forum Marinum has plenty to offer. In the summertime you can visit the ships and also visit the museum telling a story about Turku maritime history. This all takes time, but you can have a drink or eat at the Göran restaurant.( Also Turku Castle...More

Thank Essi_Inari
Reviewed 5 May 2017

For the 9euros(10) if you want to add the Bore experience to your day,which I highly recommend This is a very well laid out and displayed museum Telling the story of Finland's and Turku marine history Lots of detail in a clear and easy to...More

Thank Dave B
Reviewed 21 April 2017

full of interesting maritime ships aged and well preserved includung a hydrocar which can run in water and ice and land

Thank Iamhomersimpsons
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Large museum, very nice and interesting expositions of maritime life. In summer you can visit ships outdoor. You can easily spend few hours here and maybe a full day if you stop for lunch in nearby restaurant. They have a very nice activities for kids...More

Thank Kristina V
Reviewed 11 April 2017

After a nice long walk along the river we decided to check out the museum. It was a very nice and educational experience for all. Lots of exhibits, models and real life examples of motors, ships, ship building, etc... You can easily spend 1-3 hours...More

Thank c12pilot
Reviewed 8 April 2017

Boring. I thought it would be much better than it was. If you are a man or woman interested in boats, motors, lures for fishing, and anything to do with the sea, then go. Unfortunately I did not enjoy it.

Thank wendyville2002
Reviewed 19 February 2017

Forum Marinum is a sympathetic museum about seafaring, the seafaring people, life at sea, the history of shipbuilding and the past and present connection between people and the sea. A wonderful display from every angle, using storytelling through people´s destinies, and what´s best, accompanied with...More

Thank Timo L
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

Nice museum if you like boats. Plenty to see. Spend some time and take a tour in the boats as well. Especially Suomen Joutsen is nice and "must see place" to visit.

Thank Jonna K
Reviewed 12 January 2017

Great collection and nice way to expose all this shipping staff and history. In winter you can`t access to old ships, parked outside, summer is better.

Thank Uku S
Reviewed 23 November 2016

Fabulous museum celebrating maritime culture. As well as the main building there are ships moored alongside that you can climb through / up and over! Suomen Joutsen is quite stunning. My favourite part though is the names of all the donors than contributed to a...More

Thank Heather D
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