62 Sights in Turku, Finland (with Map and Images)

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1. Network

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Network Taideteos: Outi Sarjakoski Valokuva: Htm / CC BY 3.0

Completed in 1995, Network is an environmental artwork designed and manufactured by architect Outi Sarjakoski in Turku at the intersection of Itäinen Rantakatu and Volter Kilven katu. The size of the "cobweb" is about 12×15 meters. Sarjakoski braided the net from the polyester rope itself, which took about one kilometer to work.

Wikipedia: Network (taideteos) (FI)

2. Turku Castle

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Turku Castle Otto Jula / CC BY-SA 3.0

Turku Castle is a medieval building in the city of Turku in Finland. Together with Turku Cathedral, the castle is one of the oldest buildings still in use and the largest surviving medieval building in Finland. It was founded in the late 13th century and stands on the banks of the Aura River. The castle served as a bastion and administrative centre in Eastland, as Finland was known during its time as a province of Sweden. Only once did the castle figure in the defence of the realm, when Russian invaders from Novgorod destroyed Turku in 1318. It more frequently played a role in internal struggles for power within Sweden and the Kalmar Union. The castle's heyday was in the mid-16th century during the reign of Duke John of Finland and Catherine Jagellon. That was when the Renaissance Floor and King's and Queen's hall were built, along with other features. It lost its status as an administrative centre in the 17th century after Per Brahe's period as governor-general of Finland came to an end. Turku castle is today Finland's most visited museum, with attendance reaching 200,000 in some years. In addition, many of the larger rooms are used for municipal functions.

Wikipedia: Turku Castle (EN)

3. Martinkirkko

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Martin's Church in Turku, Finland is the main church of Martin's parish, founded in 1921. The church was consecrated on the 450th anniversary of the birth of Martin Luther, on November 12, 1933. The designers of the church were the architects Totti Sora and Gunnar Wahlroos. The church represents architectural functionalism. Martin's church is a long church with three aisles with very narrow side aisles. The church has a functional and singular practicality of its own. The barrel-vaulting of the roof is one of the most outstanding features of the church. The altar, the pulpit, and the roof are notable features of architect Sora's work. On the top of the pulpit, the architect has placed a crown. The same theme is featured as a decoration to the hymn list table. The architects have clearly thought of the church as a royal court chamber and for this reason the basic construction is reminiscent of a basilica. The artist Aarre Aaltonen has made five decorative sculptures for the pulpit.

Wikipedia: Martin's Church (EN)

4. Urheilupuisto

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Turku Sports Park is a sports and recreation area located in the centre of Turku, on the eastern bank of the Aura River. The extensive park area includes several different sports facilities, some of which are open all year round. The most significant entities of the park are the Paavo Nurmi stadium and the upper court, which serves as a field for both football and American football. The park also has a disc golf course, outdoor exercise equipment and several tennis, basketball and volleyball courts. In winter, the fields of the park are frozen for ice games. The Karikon lenkki fitness track, named after Paavo Karikko, who was Finland's first municipal sports instructor in 1938–1969, goes around the park.

Wikipedia: Turun Urheilupuisto (FI)

5. Koroisten piispankirkko

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The Koroinen Church of Turku, or Koroinen Episcopal Church, was a medieval stone church located in Koroistenniemi, Turku. Today, only the foundations of the frame room and the shell section remain of the church. The episcopal seat was moved from Nousiainen to Korois in 1229. Defensive fortifications were built to surround the peninsula, and in addition to the church building, the bishop's fortified residence was located there. The church there remained in operation even after the transfer of the episcopal seat to Turku until 1396, when the vital brothers destroyed the peninsula. After this, marie church was built as the parish church.

Wikipedia: Turun Koroisten kirkko (FI)

6. Kertosäe

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The chorus is Saara Ekström's 14-metre artwork made of weatherproof corten steel on the edge of Vähätori square in Turku. The art fence was commissioned to demarcate vähätori from the busy Linnankatu street, and the fence runs parallel to Linnankatu, sideways the seating area created in front of the old main library. The work features symmetrically placed rose orangery. Plant and flower motifs are recurring themes in Ekström's works. The chorus represents some kind of continuum to the vine theme of the fountain adjacent G. A. Petrelius.

Wikipedia: Kertosäe (taideteos) (FI)

7. Jäinen meri

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Jäinen meri Raimo Utriainen (veistos), Kotivalo (valokuva) / CC-BY-SA-4.0

The Icy Sea is Raimo Utriainen's bronze sculpture in Turku's Borenpuisto park between Linnankatu and Aurajoki, at the corner of Koulukatu and at the Myllysilta bridge. The sculpture, unveiled in 1961, was erected by the City of Turku as a monument to winter shipping in Turku. The name August Uppman is engraved on the pedestal of the sculpture. He was a sea captain who founded the Steamship Company Bore. The Bore Park, where the sculpture is located, as well as Bore's house on the other side of School Street, are also named after the company.

Wikipedia: Jäinen meri (veistos) (FI)

8. Puolalanpuisto

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Puolalanmäki is a hill in the centre of Turku, on the border of the VI and VII districts. It is one of the seven hills in Turku and has a height of 35.2 meters above sea level. On top of the hill is the Turku Art Museum, surrounded by Puolalanpuisto Park. The hill takes its name from the village of Puolala, which was annexed to Turku from Maaria in the 1600s. Together with the Turku Art Museum, Puolalanmäki is one of the nationally significant built cultural environments defined by the National Board of Antiquities.

Wikipedia: Puolalanmäki (FI)

9. Hirsipuumäen teloituspaikan muistomerkki

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The firing squad monument in Ximuqiu was designed by Mount Esco in 1991. This is a project in Tulu, followed by HeljaBrusila, an archaeologist at the museum, and JormaAho, an urban architect at that time. The monument is located on Mount Kerturin on Tulu Island, adjacent to Kerturin High School, one of the seven hills in Turku. In the past, hills were called Xishan or Xishan. Tiles on the monument bear inscriptions, and the site is said to have been the site of the city's execution in the mid-to late 17th century.

Wikipedia: Hirsipuumäen teloituspaikan muistomerkki (FI)

10. Turku Art Museum

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Turku Art Museum is an art museum in Tulu Island, Poland. The operation of the museum is continuous, and its collection was founded in 1891 by the Const Rennin i Oberturen Art Society. The museum building was designed by architecture professor Gustav Nestron (18561917) and completed in 1904. Built with private funds donated to Dahstrom by merchant brothers Ernst (18461924) and Magnus (18591924), the Tulua Art Museum donated to Tulu City designed for the second post-Artenum Finnish building.

Wikipedia: Turun taidemuseo (FI)

11. Mikaelinkirkko

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Michael's Church is a church situated in central Turku. It is named after Archangel Michael and was finished in 1905. It dominates the western skyline of the city of Turku was designed by Professor Lars Sonck and is one of the most popular wedding churches in Turku being able to seat 1,800 people. When Sonck won the competition for the church in 1894, he was only a 23-year-old architectural student. Michael's Church is older than Michael's parish. The parish only dates back to 1921.

Wikipedia: St Michael's Church, Turku (EN)

12. Suojattu kasvu

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Suojattu kasvu Jarkko Roth / CC-BY-SA-4.0

Protected Growth is a granite sculpture located on the west bank of the Aura River in Turku, created by the verdant sculptor Jarkko Roth. The work, completed in 1983, was donated to the city by rakennusliike Kivikartio in connection with its 40th anniversary in 1985. Pauli Lappalainen, the founder of Kivikartio, said that the work describes the sheltered growth environment that the steadily developing Turku offers to a forward-looking company.

Wikipedia: Suojattu kasvu (FI)

13. Vahva

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Vahva Maarit Nissilä (veistos), Kotivalo (valokuva) / CC-BY-SA-4.0

The strongest is a concrete sculpture made by MaaritNissila, located in Tulun Patrinhaya, in the Crow Park in Vasantian. The 1987 work was unveiled on the 70th anniversary of Almas's Half Mile. June 1988. Patringham, the oldest suburb of Turku, was founded by architectural firm A. Banyuan donated a sculpture to Turku town. His 4.5-meter-high sculpture depicts the halfway life of the Turkish Almas as the builder of the city of Tours.

Wikipedia: Vahva (veistos) (FI)

14. Itsenäisyyden kivi

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The Stone of Independence (1977) is a sculpture made by sculptor Antti Louhisto, located in Turku on the Eastern Embankment on the slope of Samppalinna. The work is a quadrangular obelisk tapering upwards, for which Louhisto has used granite as a material. At the top of the obelisk is the emblem of the state of Finland, the lion. The work was unveiled on 6.12.1977 in connection with the 60th anniversary of Finland's independence.

Wikipedia: Itsenäisyyden kivi (FI)

15. Gaian silmä

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Gaia Eye (1998) is a work of light by Kimo Ojanieme embedded in the wall of the Mylly tunnel in Toulon, made of glass, acrylic, stainless steel and glow sticks. The background of the work is Gaia Hypothesis put forward by James Lovelock in 1960s, which holds that the Earth is a self-controlling entity and can self-sustain our planet habitable. Gaia is a goddess in Greek mythology. Her mission is to protect life and the earth.

Wikipedia: Gaian silmä (FI)

16. Samppalinnanpuisto

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Samppalinnanpuisto Park, also known as Samppalinnanvuori, is one of the parks in Turku. The park is home to e.g. Samppalinna restaurant, outdoor swimming pool and Luostarivuori school. Its plant selection comprises more than 60 different woody plant species. The name of the place derives from the ancient castle that was located on the site. In Southwest Finland, the word sampa or sammas has meant a boundary sign or pile.

Wikipedia: Samppalinnanpuisto (FI)

17. Remains

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Remains Lax / CC BY 4.0

Remains is a work by Portuguese artist Alexandre Farton aka Vhils in Telakkaranta, Turku. The bow of the ship, which is more than six metres high and five metres wide, has been cut into the faces of shipbuilders from Turku. The work was unveiled in 2011 by Seppo Lehtinen, Chairman of the City Council, in front of Forum Marinum. The current location is Telakkaranta. The work was commissioned by the Turku 2011 Foundation.

Wikipedia: Remains (Turku) (FI)

18. Elämän puu

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The Tree of Life (1960) is a 15-metre-long light artwork designed on the wall of the Maariankatu branch of Turun Seudun Osuuspankki. Artist Kalevi Manninen's artwork is also known among Turku residents as a light pine and a money tree. Its other official name is From seed the tree grows. The work was updated to be more ecological during the façade renovation of the property, now it is illuminated by LED lights.

Wikipedia: Elämän puu (valotaideteos) (FI)

19. Kupittaanpuisto

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Kupittaanpuisto / PD/Vanha

Kupittaa Park is the largest, oldest and largest urban park in Finland, located in the Kupittaa district of Turku. The park covers an area of 24 hectares, and its area includes, among other things, the Kupittaa outdoor swimming pool and adventure park, as well as a pavilion restaurant, a traffic city and a bird park. The park is also home to one of the bronze lights of sculptor Jussi Mäntynen's Moose statue.

Wikipedia: Kupittaanpuisto (FI)

20. Lotta Svärd

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Lotta Svärd Taideteos: Kuvanveistäjä Nina Sailo Valokuva: Htm / CC BY 3.0

The statue of Lota Slade is a bronze statue made by Finnish sculptor Nina Sello on Children's Shore. The sculpture is a natural size, presented in thick almonds and other winter articles, waiting to be transported by lotus flowers. At the root of Lota's foot, there is his equipment circle. The sculpture was unearthed in 1985. Later, there were two foundries, one on Tulu Island and the other on Taru Island.

Wikipedia: Lotta Svärd (patsas) (FI)

21. Kasvimuseo TUR

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Together with the Zoological Museum, the Herbarium of the University of Turku forms the Natural History Museum, which are part of the Biodiversity Unit of the University of Turku together with the Laboratory of Aerobiology, the Ruissalo Botanical Garden, the Lapland Research Institute Kevo, the Archipelago Sea Research Institute, the Tuorla Science Centre and the LUMA Centre for Southwestern Finland.

Wikipedia: Turun yliopiston kasvimuseo (FI)

22. Summan taistelun muistomerkki

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The monument to the Battle of Summa is a sculpture by Jussi Vikainen in Turku, between Kupittaankatu and Itäinen Pitkäkatu in Kupittaankenttä. The work is made of red granite, i.e. the stone for which Vikainen's birthplace, Vehmaa, is famous. The monument was unveiled in 1965 and erected by the Summa Heritage Committee of Southwest Finland to commemorate the battles of the Winter War (1939–40).

Wikipedia: Summan taistelun muistomerkki (FI)

23. Matkan varrelta

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Along the Way (1985) is Maarit Nissilä's cubist bronze sculpture in Vähäheikkilä. Two characters sit on a bench: it is difficult for them to know if they have just met, or perhaps already going in different directions. The work is located at Kupittaankatu 146 in front of the Osuuspankki service point and was commissioned by Osuuspankki at the initiative of the Mäkitupalaisyhdistys association.

Wikipedia: Matkan varrelta (FI)

24. Symbiosis

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Symbiosis is a sculpture designed by Stefan Lindfors in Turku, on the banks of the Aura River, near the Forum Marinum Maritime Museum and the Swan of Finland. The sculpture, unveiled in 2014 and placed in its current location in 2015, is part of the Archipelago Sea conservation campaign: more and more steel slabs are being welded to its surface, on which the names of donors are engraved.

Wikipedia: Symbiosis (FI)

25. Kurjet pesällä

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Cranes on the Nest is a sculpture very typical of Jussi Mäntynen, the subject is nature and the animal that lives in it. The artist's interest in nature was reflected in his hunting hobby and the need to move around in nature. Mäntynen worked as a conservator at the Zoological Museum of the University of Helsinki for more than 20 years, so he had a good knowledge of animal anatomy.

Wikipedia: Kurjet pesällä (FI)

26. Koppi ja kova luu

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Koppi ja kova luu Sakari Peltola (veistos), Käyttäjä:Kotivalo (valokuva) / CC-BY-SA-4.0

The booth and the hard bone is a humorous work of art by sculptor Sakari Peltola, located next to the Turku Student Village along a popular fitness route. True to its name, the sculpture consists of a doghouse and a bone. The booth and hard bone was completed already in 2003, but it has been looking for its place before Turku in Loimaa, Karkkila and Helsinki in alppila park.

Wikipedia: Koppi ja kova luu (FI)

27. Paavo Nurmi

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The Paavo nurmi statue is a whole-body sculpture of runner Paavo Nurmi, the most successful Olympic athlete in Finland, made by sculptor Wäinö Aaltonen. The bronze sculpture was made in 1925 and there have been four additional casts of it. The statue has become a symbol for Finnish sport and the independent Finnish nation as well as an envoy of the image of Finland.

Wikipedia: Paavo Nurmi statue (EN)

28. Qwenselin talo

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Qwenselin talo erno. from Turku, Finland / CC BY-SA 2.0

The Qwensel House is the oldest wooden house in Turku, Finland. It is bourgeois housing from the autarchic times that has survived in its entirety. The house was built approximately in the year 1700 in an area that was reserved for the nobility in the city plan made up by Peter Brahe in 1652. Today, the Qwensel House operates as the Turku Pharmacy Museum and café.

Wikipedia: Qwensel House (EN)

29. Kurjet kaivolla

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Cranes at the Well is a bronze sculpture by Jussi Mäntynen in front of Turku Municipal Hospital. The city commissioned a bronze sculpture of the birds at the Lapinlahti Art Foundry and decided to locate the front of the Municipal Hospital. The work was originally cast in plaster and as such the artist donated it to the City of Turku. The work was unveiled in 1973.

Wikipedia: Kurjet kaivolla (FI)

30. Elephant Square

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Norsuaukio is a solid granite sculpture by sculptor Hanna Vihriälä, which stands in front of the Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova Art Museum in Turku. The work was commissioned by the Matti Koivurinna Foundation to celebrate the 80th anniversary of Matti Koivurinna, the founder of Turku Capital of Culture and founder of the museum, and it was unveiled in September 2011.

Wikipedia: Elephant Square - Norsuaukio (FI)

31. Jalkaväenkenraali Adolf Ehrnroothin muistomerkki

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Jalkaväenkenraali Adolf Ehrnroothin muistomerkki veistos Herman Joutsen, valokuva Kotivalo / tekijänoikeuslain 25 §

The monument to General of the Infantry Adolf Ehrnrooth is a work by sculptor Herman Swan. It is a bronze relief attached to a red granite stone. The subject of the relief is Ehrnrooth inspecting his regiment JR 7 on the Karelian Isthmus on June 4, 1944. The work depicts a real event, and only a few days later a major attack took place on the Karelian Isthmus.

Wikipedia: Jalkaväenkenraali Adolf Ehrnroothin muistomerkki (FI)

32. Joitakin teknokukkasia

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Joitakin teknokukkasia Eero Merimaa (taideteos), Kotivalo (valokuva) / CC-BY-SA-4.0

Some technoflowers include Eero Merimaa's light artwork in Raunistula, Turku, along the Aurajokiranta hiking trail. It consists of coloured light poles in the shape of a stylised flower, powered by motion sensors, that curve over the path. Flowers that rise to a height of less than a couple of meters light lights of different colors when someone passes by.

Wikipedia: Joitakin teknokukkasia (FI)

33. Suolla

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In the swamp there is a sculpture by Veikko Haukkavaara in the yard of a daycare centre at Luostarinkatu 5 in Turku. The main material of the work is steel and iron elements, which Haukkavaara has welded together. The subject of the sculpture is a bird in a swamp that just seems to be taking a step forward. The unveiling ceremony was in 1973.

Wikipedia: Suolla (FI)

34. When Friendships are Made

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Kun ystävyyssuhteet solmitaan (Finnish) or När vänskapsbanden knytes is a sculpture erected by Wäinö Aaltonen, located in the Puutori market square in Turku, Finland. It symbolises the twin town partnership of Turku and Gothenburg. There are two sculptures, the original in Gothenburg and its duplicate at Aninkaistenkatu 12 in Turku.

Wikipedia: Kun ystävyyssuhteet solmitaan (EN)

35. Turun linnan kirkko

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Turku Castle Church is a Lutheran church decorated in the holding hall of the south wing of Turku Castle during the time of Juhana Duttua. The church was consecrated in 1706. It is managed by the Turku Museum Centre, which rents it for church services, concerts and other events. The church can accommodate up to 240 people.

Wikipedia: Turun linnan kirkko (FI)

36. The Swans

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Swans is a bronze fountain sculpture designed by Finnish sculptor Jussi Mäntynen in Puolalanmäki, Turku. It depicts three swans taking off and was unveiled in 1959. The swans have also been made into a second light, which was unveiled in 1961 in Fellman's Park in Lahti. The sculpture in the bay is known as Up to Glory.

Wikipedia: Joutsenet (Jussi Mäntysen veistos) (FI)

37. Temppeli

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The temple is a sculpture by Kim Simonsson in Kupittaa Park in Turku. It is a multi-part relief on the outer walls of a small transformer substation building. The transformer substation is located at the corner of Uusimaankatu and Kupittaankatu. The work was unveiled in 2011, the year of Turku's Capital of Culture.

Wikipedia: Temppeli (veistos) (FI)

38. Pearls

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Pearls Merja Pitkänen (veistos), Kotivalo (valokuva) / tekijänoikeuslain 25 §

Pearl is the MerjaKonesen sculpture group at 72 off the eastern coast of Turkey, in front of the so-called White House. The work unearthed in 2011 consists of four enlarged water drop-shaped elements, and its polished steel surface is reflected by wide-angle mirrors in different directions of the city's vision.

Wikipedia: Helmet (veistos) (FI)

39. Fibonacci Sequence 1-55

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Fibonacci Sequence 1–55 is a light installation by Italian artist Mario Merzi hung on the side of the chimney of Turku Energia Oy's power plant, which was unveiled at Linnankatu 65 in Turku in May 1994. In the Fibonacci sequence of numbers, each number in a series is the sum of the two previous numbers.

Wikipedia: Fibonacci Sequence 1–55 (FI)

40. Ikaros

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Icarus is the first sculpture placed in public space by Leila Pla in Tulu. The work was completed as early as 2003, and was first exhibited in Waventos Museum. At its investment site in front of its existing Turku City Hall, it was postponed until the 2012 City Hall 200th anniversary celebrations.

Wikipedia: Ikaros (veistos) (FI)

41. MAP-kirkko

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MAP Church is the activity center of Latter-day Saint Jesus Christ Church in Turuson, known as Mormon Church. It is located on the mound of Muffin Square at the end of Betonne Street. The building, which began use in 1966 and was opened in 1967, was designed by architects Mirja and Heikki Castro.

Wikipedia: MAP-kirkko (Turku) (FI)

42. Victor Westerholm

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Victor Westerholm Wäinö Aaltonen (weistos), Kotivalo (valokuva) / CC-BY-SA-4.0

V. Westerholm's portrait sculpture is a portrait sculpture made by Wäinö Aaltonen between 1924 and 1926. The sculpture depicts the first chief curator of the Turku Art Museum, painter and professor Victor Westerholm. It is located in the center of Turku, in front of the city's art museum.

Wikipedia: V. Westerholmin muotokuvahermi (FI)

43. Suomen Marsalkka C. G. E. Mannerheim

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Suomen Marsalkka C. G. E. Mannerheim Veikko Leppänen, kuva: Abc10 / tekijänoikeuslain 25 §

Mannerheim's statue in Turku is a bronze bust sculpture designed by sculptor Veikko Leppänen and architect Aarne Ehojoki that depicts C. G. E. Mannerheim. It is located in Mannerheiminpuisto Park, VII district. The official title of the work is the monument to Marshal C. G. E. Mannerheim.

Wikipedia: Mannerheimin patsas (Turku) (FI)

44. Pohjoinen

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The North is an environmental artwork by Israeli artist Micha Ullman, which is part of the City of Turku's Pro Cultura Foundation's art project. The work consists of 13 granite stones arranged in the shape of a ship's hull. The unveiling ceremony took place in 1996 at Varvintori in Turku.

Wikipedia: Pohjoinen (ympäristötaideteos) (FI)

45. Päivänkakkara

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Päivänkakkara Jani Rättyä, Antti Stöckell (veistos), Kotivalo (valokuva) / CC-BY-SA-4.0

Daisy is a sculpture erected in the courtyard of Forum Marinum in Turku in 2011, which depicts with hyper-realistic precision a huge daisy flower with its stems. The sculpture, made by Jani Rättua and Antti Stöckell, is 25 metres long and made of wood, metal and reinforced plastic.

Wikipedia: Päivänkakkara (veistos) (FI)

46. Mater Marium

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Mater Marium from 2012 is a media art exhibition by lighting designer and artist Tarja Ervasti at the mouth of the Aura River in Turku. The work honours the long-standing history of the shipping industry in the port area and at the same time reminds of the city's industrial past.

Wikipedia: Mater Marium (FI)

47. Suihkukaivo Leijona

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Suihkukaivo Leijona Gunnar Finne (1886-1952) ja Armas Lindgren (1874-1929) / CC-BY-SA-3.0

G. A. Petrelius's fountain or Fountain Lion is a fountain located in Vähätori, Turku, in front of the old main library. The fountain, designed by Gunnar Finne and Armas Lindgren, was erected and donated to the City of Turku by the Gustav Albert Petrelius Donation Fund in 1924.

Wikipedia: G. A. Petreliuksen suihkukaivo (FI)

48. Iglu

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The igloo is Pekka Paikkari's artwork at Puutori in Turku. The work has been realised on the walls of an air conditioning booth built for the needs of a parking cavern under the square. Part of the walls of the booth is covered with white ceramics, which are "cracked" to cracks.

Wikipedia: Iglu (taideteos) (FI)

49. Rumpalit

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Rumpalit Niilo Savia (veistos), Kotivalo (valokuva) / CC-BY-SA-4.0

Drummers is a sculpture by Niilo Savia (1903–1976), unveiled in 1966, in Tuomaanpuisto, Turku, at Kasarminkatu 6. The two-metre sculpture is made of bronze and its 3.50-metre-high pedestal is made of red granite. The statue has been erected in memory of the Pori Regiment.

Wikipedia: Rumpalit (FI)

50. Veil of Ice

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Jäävehu (1999) is an environmental artwork by Leena Valkeapää in Turku on Helsinginkatu near Tuomaansilta. The work is made on site. Its main materials are natural rock, stainless steel mesh built as an extension of it, and spot lighting that is emphasized in the dark.

Wikipedia: Jäähuntu (FI)

51. St. Bridget and Blessed Hemming Church

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St. Bridget and Blessed Hemming Church is a parish of the Roman Catholic Church in Turku, Finland. The church building, completed in 1966, is located in the center of Turku in Ursininkatu. It was consecrated in honor of St. Bridget of Sweden and bishop Hemming of Turku.

Wikipedia: St. Bridget and Blessed Hemming Church (EN)

52. Kissa-Kallu

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Kissa-Kallu Simo Helenius (veistos), Kotivalo (valokuva) / CC-BY-SA-4.0

Cat-Kalou is a sculpture unearthed in 1989, located in a small park at the junction of Toulon Haimeti and Old Haimeti. A red granite sculpture made by Simon Helenez, showing a man's sack on his back and a milk can in his hand, bowed to a fascinated cat on his feet.

Wikipedia: Kissa-Kallu (FI)

53. Runeberg, Lönnrot, Snellman

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Luneberg, Ronarot and Snellman are monuments designed by Harry Key Lake. It is located in front of the main building of Turku University, Turku University Building. The medallion describes three national greats who began their studies at Turku College in 1822.

Wikipedia: Runeberg, Lönnrot, Snellman (FI)

54. Lilja

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Lilja is a red granite sculpture by Wäinö Aaltonen, located in Turku, Finland. It is located in Runeberginpuisto near the Aurasilta. It depicts the lily, the flower of the Turku coat of arms. In 1927, the statue was the first public art commission in Turku.

Wikipedia: Liljan patsas (EN)

55. Kirjastosilta

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Kirjastosilta Markus Rantala (Makele-90) / CC BY-SA 3.0

The Library Bridge is a light traffic bridge opened in December 2013 over the Aura River in downtown Tulu. With the opening of this bridge, I would like to extend my holiday wishes to Jenny Ha Square, spouse of the President of the Republic. December 2013.

Wikipedia: Kirjastosilta (FI)

56. R. W. Ekman

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R. W. Ekman Wäinö Aaltonen (veistos), Kotivalo (valokuva) / CC-BY-SA-4.0

R. W. Ekman's Portrait Hero is a sculpture made by Vainos Portosen, a portrait of Robert William Ekman. The sculpture was completed from 1924 to 1926 and unearthed in 4. January 1, 1927. It is located in the center of Tulu, in front of Tulu Art Museum.

Wikipedia: R. W. Ekmanin muotokuvahermi (FI)

57. Lönnrotinpuisto

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Lönnrotinpuisto park is one of the parks in Turku. The almost triangular park is located in the city center between Aninkaistenkatu, Eerikinkatu and Aurajoki. The park is named after Elias Lönnrot and covers an area of 4,300 square meters.

Wikipedia: Lönnrotinpuisto (FI)

58. Äiti ja lapsi / G. A. Petreliuksen muistomerkki

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Äiti ja lapsi / G. A. Petreliuksen muistomerkki Kotivalo / CC-BY-SA-3.0

Grace A. Petrellius Monument. Mother and Child is a sculpture located in Tulusa Sampalena Park. It was built in 1914 and erected in 1915 in memory of municipal adviser Gustav Albert Petrellius. The sculpture was designed by Felix Nairend.

Wikipedia: G. A. Petreliuksen muistomerkki (FI)

59. Life Cycle

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Life Cycle is an installation by Alice Baillaud in front of Kaskenlinna Hospital in Turku. The work was commissioned from the artist in collaboration between the City of Turku and Art dans la Cité. The year of disclosure was 2013.

Wikipedia: Life Cycle (FI)

60. Henrik Gabriel Porthan

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The statue of Henrik Gabriel Porthan is a statue by Carl Eneas Sjöstrand, unveiled on September 9, 1864. It is located in Turku in Porthaninpuisto Park. The statue of H. G. Porthan is the oldest personal monument in Finland.

Wikipedia: Henrik Gabriel Porthanin patsas (FI)

61. Dominikaaniluostarin muistomerkki

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Dominicans in Turku is a sculpture in front of the head office of Veritas pension insurance company in Kaskenmäki, Turku. The sculpture, made by Kimmo Ojaniemi, was unveiled in 2005, the centenary of Veritas.

Wikipedia: Dominikaanit Turussa (FI)

62. Genius ohjaa nuoruutta

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Genius ohjaa nuoruutta Patsas: Kuvanveistäjä Wäinö Aaltonen. Valokuva: Käyttäjä:Htm / CC BY 3.0

Genius directs youth is a fountain sculpture designed by sculptor Wäinö Aaltonen and unveiled in 1961. It is located on The University Hill of Turku, in the central square of the University of Turku.

Wikipedia: Genius ohjaa nuoruutta (FI)

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