Crafts Museum of Turku

Recommended
This Crafts Museum, founded in 1940 and better known as the Luostarinmäki open-air museum, has many wooden artisans' houses, remaining in their original position and well preserved. In each one, visitors can see artisans at work in various workshops dating from the 19C. The sounds and smells will lead you from one workshop to the next, where you can see the young artisans demonstrating their traditional techniques. Various trades are presented in summer: silversmith, furrier, weaver, baker, blacksmith etc.

Useful information

Address : 

Vartiovuorenkatu 2

Phone:

+358 2 2620350

Price:

3.40 € (children 2.60 €)

Opening hours

mid Apr-mid Sep: 10am-6pm; mid Sep-mid Apr: daily except Mon 10am-3pm - closed some Bank Hols

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