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The University of Turku Zoological Museum

Biologian Laitos

Turun Yliopisto

20014 Turku

02 333 5774 02 333 5774


The Biological Museum is the only diorama museum in Finland. Its 13 exhibitions present Finnish animal life and flora and fauna from the Turku Archipelago to the fells of Lapland.

Every year the museum organises changing exhibitions and a variety of events. The Biological Museum is housed in an early 20th century Jugendstil building and is a great place to visit for nature and cultural history enthusiasts of all ages.


Opening times:

Tue-Sun 10am-6pm

The ticket sale ends half an hour before closing time.

Closed 1.1, Good Friday, Easter Monday, 1.5., Ascension Day, Midsummer Eve, Midsummer Day, 27.6., 6.12., 24.-25.12. and 31.12.

Please note, on the days preceding Good Friday, May Day, Midsummer Eve, Independence Day and Christmas Eve, the museum closes at 3pm.

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