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Address: Tuomiokirkkotori 20, Turku 20500, Finland
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Beautiful cathedral

Definitely worth a visit on your wanderings through Turku -no service was on so we walked straight in. There is no charge to look around.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
Charlotte M
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London, United Kingdom
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London, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Definitely worth a visit on your wanderings through Turku -no service was on so we walked straight in. There is no charge to look around.

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Lausanne, Switzerland
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I like to visit churches and cathedrals when I am travelling although I am not at all into religion. The Turku Cathedral is definitely a place to visit. Impressive about details and size. Don't miss it !

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Turku, Finland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Turku Cathedral has a special feeling inside. It is high with Gothic interior, but looks quite different on the outside. I has a special atmosphere, because it's sparingly decorated with very little gold and thus does not express wealth and power of its founders. However, it still praises the craftsmen, who have given their skills to it for a... More 

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Harare, Zimbabwe
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 December 2016

Turku Cathedral has been in existence for more than 700 years and attending a Christmas oriented festival in it was an out of this world experience>>>so ethereal!

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Thank Elizabeth L
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 November 2016

Place to stop by, when visiting Turku. Beautiful area next to river Aura. No need to stay there more than 30mins.

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Turku, Finland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2016

The Turku Cathedral is the most magnificient church in Turku and also in the whole of Finland. Its history is very interesting and the museum there tells of the happenings and persons connected with the history of the church. It has had its central place in Turku for centuries and is the place for many splendid concerts at Christmas time... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

A huge protestant cathedral. Simplistic, but grand in design. Interesting relics on the sides. Occasionally holds events.

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Huskvarna, Sweden
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

The Turku Cathedral is one of the oldest churches in Finland and gives a great historical insight into the religious history of Finland. However, what I appriciate most is the athmospher when one steps into the church. It is very impressive and beautiful ánd one really feel the "winds of history" in it.

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Salo, Finland
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

Nice place to visit for some history that stated in the 12 hundreds and a glimpse of nobility in the form of old family tombs and heirlooms

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Jyvaskyla, Finland
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2016

I have seen lots of churces and i got the feeling that this one is half finished with the lack of paintings in the roof and upper walls. Ok place to see.

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