The municipal investment programme includes the construction of two multipurpose education centres, Syvälahti and Yli-Maaria, and two day care faci
Germany has already been a strong influence on and an important partner for the City of Turku and Finland as a whole for centuries.
The Ambassador Network of South-West Finland aims at supporting the internationalisation of the region through its international talents. Goal is to make South-West Finland more international and a well-known place to do business, study and live, and we are doing this together!
Finns are talkative and hospitable, but the myth of the withdrawn Finn is still alive and well inside Finland.
Suomessa uudenlaisen Life Science Accelerator -kiihdyttämön tavoitteena on vauhdittaa Life Science -alan korkeakoululähtöisten tut
The versatile sports selection of CampusSport includes instructed sports classes (group workouts, combat sports, outdoor sports), sports shifts, five different gyms, a swimming pool and short courses. The weekly selection contains several classes of different levels, so that anyone can join in exercising.
Life Science Acceleration -haku life science-alan startupeille!
The Library Bridge gained a Christmas-themed soundscape, with the beautiful scenery of changing lights being an original feature of the bridge.
Kiihdytysohjelman aikana tapahtunutta kehitystä voisi kutsua loikaksi aivan uudelle tasolle niin ideoiden kirkkauden kuin niiden esittämisen suhtee
We welcome you to choose your favourite e-Christmas card from Turku! Write down your Christmas greetings and share the card with your friends and family on Facebook or Twitter, or via email.
The photographs of the one hundred residents of Turku will be spread across the city during 2017, Finland’s 100th year of independence.
The biennial conference of the European Society for Evolutionary Biology is one of the largest conferences in evolutionary biology with approximate
Europeade is a meeting place of art and culture celebrating an open and multicultural Europe.
International Conference on Arabidopsis Research (ICAR)
June 25-29, 2018
The aim of the Network is to help internationally oriented people promote South-West Finland abroad and to gather together internationally and busi
A notification about compulsory education will be sent in the beginning of January to all children resident in Turku who are about to start their s
Mahatma Gandhi's famous words "You must be the change you wish to see in the world" acts as a title for a series of six concerts and lectures, expl
The traditional programme of New Year’s Eve in Turku is complemented by more participatory elements at the Cathedral Square. The audience is served a taste of next year’s events and festivities, along with surprise programme. The evening begins at 6.30 PM and contains joint karaoke, a ball pit rock, sail dances, pom-pom dances and flashy pyro shows. The centenary begins at 0.00 AM with a blue-and-white fireworks show accompanied by the Finlandia Hymn.
Turku City Theatre’s new musical tells the story of how Touko Laaksonen became Tom of Finland. It shows a gifted, eccentric Finnish boy growing into an artist whose work is celebrated worldwide.
Europeade is the largest folklore event in Europe and in 2017 it arrives in Finland for the first time. The host city Turku on the western coast of Finland will receive close to 5,000 folk music and folk dance fans, as well as tens of thousands of spectators between 26th and 30th July 2017.
Independence is honoured – together – with small and big acts of respect and pride. The acts may be for instance events, campaigns, exhibitions, declarations or pieces of art work.
The Regional Council of Southwest Finland encourages the area’s inhabitants to carry out their ideas by granting economical and marketing support to Finland 100 projects. Applications via our Finnish site.
The application period is 9.1.–10.2.2017.
An increasing number of residents of Turku also cycle in the winter.
The aim of the international climate negotiations in Paris was to establish a new global climate agreement.