Forum Marinum

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Forum Marinum
Forum Marinum Panorama.jpg
Forum Marinum buildings from Bore
Established 1999
Location Linnankatu 72,
20100 Turku, Finland
Coordinates 60°15′40″N 22°08′25″E / 60.261200°N 22.140300°E / 60.261200; 22.140300
Type Maritime Museum
Visitors 56 000 (2006)

Forum Marinum is maritime museum located in Turku, Finland.


The museum was founded in 1999 by merging of Turku maritime museum established in 1977 and Abo Academy museum of maritime history established in 1936.

Lonely Planet Scandinavia describes it as "an impressive maritime museum," and notes that it is near Turku Castle.[1]


Museum ships[edit]


  1. ^ Andy Symington, Carolyn Bain, Lonely Planet Scandinavia, 2013.

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