Meyer Turku Shipyard tours 2017

Forum Marinum and Meyer Turku Shipyard
Turku

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  • Inquiries: info(at)visitturku.fi

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Get to know about Turku's shipyard industry and see where the world's largest cruise liners are built.

The tour starts from the tour bus stop at Aurakatu 2. You can purchase your tickets in advance on Visit Turku Shop Online or from Turku Tourist Information, +358 2 2627444. The tour ends at the tour bus stop, but, if desired, you can also jump off at Forum Marinum to check out its maritime history exhibitions.

Starting out at Aurakatu, the tour will then take you to the Forum Marinum Maritime Centre, where you can learn about the past and present of shipbuilding in Turku with scale models and video presentations. We then continue with a bus tour of the Meyer Turku shipyard. On the way there, the guide will talk about the operations and history of the Meyer Turku shipyard.

Guests will stay on the bus during the shipyard tour – visitors are denied access to vessels under construction due to safety reasons and construction work on the new gantry crane behind the construction basin prevents unauthorised personnel from getting off the bus.

Further information

  • Inquiries: info(at)visitturku.fi

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Meyer Turku Shipyard tours

Get to know about Turku's shipyard industry and see where the world's largest cruise liners are built.

Please note: This is a fully operational shipyard - cases of force majeure may prevent access to the shipyard area. Safety must be ensured for all personnel both employees and visitors at the shipyard. In cases of force majeure, the tour group will be taken to Forum Marinum and on a bus tour over as wide an area as possible.

Meyer Turku Shipyard tours
  • Departures: 26.6.-17.8. Tue, Thu and Fri at 3.30pm
  • Guided in Finnish (Swedish and English if necessary).
  • Duration: approx. 2.5 h.
  • Price: €30/person

Please note: Age limit is 15 years
The ticket is the same price for all. No senior citizen, child or other discounts.