Other activities

Different events, beautiful nature, interesting museums and galleries and excellent restaurants and cafés offer a great variety of activities in Turku! The event calendar gathers all the events in Turku area in one place.

From here you will find events taking place especially in May.

Walking tour of the Old Great Square & Aboa Vetus museum

Visit Turku organisation offers the conference guests a guided walking tour, which will give you interesting facts about the history of the Old Great Square. The Old Great Square was an important administrative centre and marketplace from the 13th century to the beginning of the 19th century. Today, the beautiful square is part of the old Turku city centre and it offers a place for different events from the Medieval Market to the annual declaration of Christmas peace.
The tour continues to the Aboa Vetus museum where the guests are welcome to explore the medieval ruins and artefacts. This permanent exhibition completes the history of the Old Great Square by telling about medieval life in the Convent Quarter of Turku.

Find the Old Great Square and directions from the conference venue “Educarium” on the map.

Duration: 2 hours
Price: 20 euros (payment when registering to the conference)