If you arrive to Finland from Ukraine, you are allowed to stay for 90 days without a visa, apply for temporary protection or asylum. At the moment, it is best to apply for temporary protection. (Updated October 7th.)

kahdet maskit ristikkäin punaisella pohjalla

Check the latest recommendations and restrictions related to coronavirus in Turku e.g. in city services and hobby activities. (Updated 29.12.2022.)

23.2.2023 17.00

A guided tour of Turku cathedral

Hear about the history of the cathedral and discover places that are not normally open to the public.

Sign up 4.10.–18.11.2022

The science and technology competition Beyond 2030 Challenge challenges all secondary school students in Finland to come up with creative solutions to questions that burn the mind (or touch humanity), and even save the whole world. The competition is jointly organized by the city of Turku and the pharmaceutical company Bayer.


The temporary facilities of Varissuo health station are located in Kupittaa (Untamonkatu 1B). During the move, the health station will be closed from 7 to 11 October 2022. The Varissuo health station will open in the temporary facilities on Wednesday 12 October.


Russia's war of aggression in Ukraine is slowing down economic growth, food prices continue to rise rapidly, and energy and fuel prices have also increased considerably. We gathered information on the assistance and support available for financial difficulties in the Turku region.