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Forum Marinum, Turku

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Learn about the country's maritime activities at Forum Marinum, which features a collection of highly detailed model boats. Photographs and graphics cover everything from small boats and maritime tourism to hovercrafts and war history. You'll read stories about centuries-old navigation schools and see objects from a century-old engine factory. Once you've toured the interior of the museum, board the ships to see tidy wooden office quarters and snug passenger cabins. Take a guided tour for more in-depth information about the museum's collections. With our international travel planner, Turku attractions like Forum Marinum can be center stage of your vacation plans, and you can find out about other attractions like it, unlike it, near it, and miles away.
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TripAdvisor
  • 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 ea...  more »
  • 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...  more »
  • full of interesting maritime ships aged and well preserved includung a hydrocar which can run in water and ice and land  more »
Google
  • Good exhibition. Not too much stuff that you can interact with though.
  • Not that amazing but a pleasant walk along the water.
  • Nice mix with history and modern.
  • Tip: the ships outside are only open in the summer
  • Great spot.