8th Turku Biennial
Sixteen artists working in Finland will participate in the 8th Turku Biennial. In addition to Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova, works will be on display in Gallery Å of the Artists' Association of Turku in winter 2017.
When to go:
- Turku Biennial in Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova: 17 Nov 2017 – 8 Apr 2018
- Turku Biennial in Gallery Å: 17 Nov – 17 Dec 2017 Minna Suoniemi, 22 Dec 2017 – 28 Jan 2018 Simo Ripatti, 2 Feb – 4 Mar 2018 Reija Meriläinen
- 8th Turku Biennial
- Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova
WAM’s Tuesday Concerts
During the autumn and spring season, the Wäinö Aaltonen Museum holds concerts every Tuesday. At the concerts, audiences are able to hear both new and classical music.
When to go: Tuesdays 5 Sep- 12 Dec at 7pm
Don’t forget to try these
Turku Market Hall
Turku Market Hall is a popular shopping spot among locals. You’ll often see residents having lunch or coffee there with friends. The raisin sausage – a speciality of Turku – is well worth trying, and other delicacies, including the Kiss my Turku cake, are found at Finland’s award-winning bakery MBakery Piece of Cake café.
City of Turku Swimming Halls
After summer the outdoor swimming season ends but you can still go for a dip in the City of Turku swimming halls, which offer a variety of possibilities for water activities. The pools also provide swimming lessons as well as opportunities for fitness training.