Luostarinmäki 1827

Luostarinmäki Klosterbacken 1827

Welcome to Luostarinmäki in 1827! Take a walk in a landscape lost in the Great Fire of 1827 and to the tides of time. Get to know a suburb of its time, Luostarinmäki’s history and Turku from 200 years ago.

Experience Luostarinmäki Klosterbacken 1827 on the website The panoramic views in 360 degrees can be seen in the browser on your smartphone, desktop computer or tablet. Concise info texts in pop up frames are available in English, Finnish and Swedish. 

The Museum of History and the Future presents a lost city

Get to know the city that was lost to the flames. See Turku in 1827 either on the website or on YouTube (all links will open in a new tab):

The virtual landscapes are photographed from within a digital model in 3D of Turku in the spring of 1827. The model is based on extensive research in historical documents.