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The weekend program invites lovers of music, dance, sports and history all to join in on the celebration. For example, many museums have free entry on Turku Day. The city, local organizations, companies and associations have all participated in making the Turku Day an amazing event.
Turku Day will finish with the traditional fireworks fired from Samppalinnanmäki – hill at 21.
In 2019, Turku Day will be celebrated on Sunday 15 September.
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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.
Infotori offering guidance to immigrants in their mother tongues started telephone guidance in Somali, Pashto, Dari and Persian in December.
Send your friends and relatives a Christmassy picture of Turku.
Send a beautiful picture of Turku as a Christmas greeting! You can choose between three different pictures.
Christmas City Turku gathers together the most important elements of Finnish Christmas: the Old Great Square Christmas Market in Turku, the Christmas
The switching on the lights of the Christmas tree of Turku Cathedral starts Christmas City Turku events. The traditional Christmas tree of Turku C
Christmas time in museums
The theme of Ecumenical Christmas this year is ”Living in harmony makes room”.
Paleface is also known as a social critic who has often raised the themes of justice during his career.
Ecumenical Christmas in Turku
Turku-Southwest Finland European Office in Brussels was founded 20 years ago.
The purpose of the celebration seminar is to present to the European audience the objective of carbon neutrality by Turku, which is very ambitious
The City of Turku declares a Discrimination-Free Zone on November 16, 2018, the International Day for Tolerance.
This campaign has been promoted in the work communities of the city this autumn.
This week we celebrate our bilingual city. Turku is officially bilingual like all Finland.
About 10 175 citizens speak Swedish as their native language according to the statistics of the year 2017.
Helsinki and Turku continue to implement the Baltic Sea Challenge, their joint initiative launched 11 years ago, with a new 5-year term and an updated
The City Boards of both Helsinki and Turku have decided to continue the cities’ joint Baltic Sea programme in 2019–2023.
Baltic Sea Challenge
The City of Turku day care centres, comprehensive schools, upper secondary schools and some Vocational Institute premises will be unable to serve meal
Schools and day care centres request parents to pack lunches for their children.
The development of digital services was titled as a spearhead project of the City of Turku already last year.
Digitalisation widely touches the city’s development work on the whole.
“Luoto” (islet, skerry) by the Helsinki-based PES-Architects Ltd.
According to the jury, ”Luoto” was the plan that most accurately met the diverse and demanding objectives of the architecture competition.
Several changes have been made to the transport arrangements in the heart of Turku city centre due to the renovation work of the Market Square.
You can still drive to the city centre
Even though driving through has been prohibited in Aurakatu, Eerikinkatu, and Linnankatu, it is stil
What do the students of Turku need more of?
The project application process, now held for the second time, invites the students and operators of the City of Turku and its institutes of higher
Study in Turku
The Finnish Defence Forces organise a local defence exercise in Turku and the neighbouring regions between 10–14 September 2018.
The training takes place this week in i.e.
An application is being developed for the collective South-West Finland marketing campaign “Töihin tänne” in cooperation with an award-winning start-u
– The application helps its user with reflecting on where to move – which municipality, city, or district is the most attractive one and what will
Change to the upcoming Danish Royal Visit: Her Royal Highness the Crown Princess of Denmark arrives for a visit to Finland
On Sunday 2 September, H.R.H the Crown Prince of Denmark underwent a back operation.
Denmark officially recognized the independence of Finland 100 years ago, and diplomatic relatio
The Europe Forum was organised in Turku on 30 Aug–1 Sep 2018.
– Europe Forum Turku has to become an annual tradition because there is a true need and demand for it.
The Europe Forum is organised in Turku on 30 Aug–1 Sep 2018.
The event has a mobile application that can be used for commenting on EU affairs, asking questions from the speakers and joining the discussion, ev
As a part of Europe Forum Turku, the Grand Committee of the Parliament organises a Public Consultation in Turku, in the Åbo Svenska Teater (ÅST) facil
After Prime Minister’s speech, the occasion will continue as a Public Consultation of the Grand Committee of the Parliament on the EU’s trade and d