Turku Cathedral, situated on the hillock of Unikankare, is Finland’s National Sanctuary.
Every part of this National Shrine reflects the details of Finland’s history. Resting under the protection of the arches are bishops and captains of war as well as one queen, Karin Månsdotter.
Housed in the church’s south gallery The Cathedral Museum takes you on a journey through history from the early 1300’s.
Displayed in the museum, among other things, are sculptures of saints as well as church silverware from the Catholic Middle Ages.
Turku Cathedral, admission free
Turku Cathedral Museum:
- adults 2€,
- children (7–17 yrs.), senior citizens and students 1€
The entrance to the South Gallery Museum is via the main doors
Domcafé is open daily in the summer and during winter upon reservation