Page updated 2.7.2019

Arts Academy, Linnankatu


  • Linnankatu 54–60, Turku
  • Entrance to the gallery and theatre (Köysigalleria and Köysiteatteri) is from the Varvintori square (Linnankatu 56).

Opening hours

  • The main entrance (Linnankatu 54) is open Mon–Fri 8:00–16:00. Exceptional opening hours during holiday periods.
  • Köysiratagalleria is open Mon–Fri 12:00–17:00. 

  • Köysiteatteri is opened about 30 minutes before a performance.

  • Janitorial and lobby services are available on opening hours. Contact information: Åke Honkanen and Mikko Ilmonen


  • The visually impaired and wheelchair users are not able to move around independently in the building (doors are heavy, there are high doorsteps, and some handrails are missing).
  • There are spaces for wheelchair users in the auditoria. There is a disabled toilet located in the theatre hall.
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For Visitors

  • Linnankatu campus is located in the Turku Riverside, approximately 2 kilometers from the Market Square towards the harbour.
  • The main entrance, located at Linnankatu 54, is marked by a sign that reads: Turun Taideakatemia (TUAS Arts Academy). In the main entrance hall, there is a map and a service desk.
  • Linnankatu campus can be reached easily by bus. Bus 1 services near the building. For timetables and more stop and route information visit Journey Planner (Föli Turku Region Traffic)



  • Parking spaces are available to some extent near Arts Academy on the following streets: Linnankatu, Läntinen rantakatu and Veistämönkuja (free parking and disc parking). There are no disabled parking spaces near Arts Academy.


TUAS' Services at Linnankatu

All TUAS' services

Restaurant Services

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