Turku Castle

24 Oct

Over seven hundred years old, the Turku Castle was built to be a military fortress. Today, it is one of the largest medieval castles in Scandinavia.

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3 Responses to “Turku Castle”

  1. Tom Beidler October 24, 2010 at 5:39 pm #

    Love the shadows on the last one.

  2. Nichole October 25, 2010 at 12:28 am #

    Any myths/legends relating to the Turku Castle?

    • hellosinki October 25, 2010 at 6:14 am #

      Not really or at least none that I know of… but it was used as a prison in the 19th century. Also, in the 15th century, it had a real moat that surrounded the castle and met with the Aura River.

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