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Tuomiokirkkotori 20, Turku 20500, Finland
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Reviewed 5 days ago

The Åbo/Turku domkyrka is the national shrine of Finland and the archbishop resides here. Built in the 13th century and rebuilt and restored several times (recently in the 1970-ies). Well worth seeing. For a small fee you can visit a museum part located on top...More

Thank Vierdank
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This , along with most of the city , burned down and so the original church was rebuilt and is now used for weddings in the summer every 30 minutes. Name for the priest that forced people to be baptized was killed by a local...More

Thank fizzy1991
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is definitely the biggest church, but is a beautiful, peace, calm and very nice place. There are many interesting inside and if you find a audio-guide is super because there are many things to look. You will walk over tombs and the church has...More

Thank hgonzale3
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Entry is free. This is a huge cathedral. It is a lovely and light, airy space. Peaceful. Very significant in national history

Thank 301lisa33
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I visited the Turku Cathedral during a transit stop at the city. I walked around and came across the cathedral. It was a beautiful cathedral and worth a quick visit of an hour or less. There are other buildings and shops nearby.

Thank vitasoy1437
Reviewed 12 July 2018

It basically reminds me of a famous saying "Peace is just not in absence of war, but as a cathedral, peace should be constructed with patience and unshakable faith" and Turku cathedral is just this way. All the paintings of almighty enumerating his greatness and...More

Thank Rohit G
Reviewed 2 July 2018

Impressive and large cathedral, but nothing memorable within the place. Some stain glass windows, but little else.

Thank PeteLucy434
Reviewed 23 June 2018

I walked here along the river as recommended by the travel guide I read. There was a dance festival going on during my visit, so I didn’t go inside. But I walked around the outside which was interesting.

Thank HellyWelly93
Reviewed 5 June 2018 via mobile

I’m a Church and Cathedral person and I loved Turku’s Cathedral. It’s not as lavish as some that we have seen but is still beautiful in its own right. It has history which you can find out about in the visit to the museum. Worth...More

Thank Cristi862
Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile

Very impressive and also holds a small museum. Definitely worth a visit if churches and cathedrals are of personal interest. At times there’s also a cafe that directs the proceedings to mission welfare. You can sit on the stairs of the cathedral and enjoy a...More

Thank Matkust2j2
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