The Ark Nature Centre

  • Opening hours

    Tue - Sun 11-17
    Mondays closed
    26.6.-31.7. open on Mondays

    Opening Hours and Prices
  • Entrance fees

    Adults 8 €
    Children 7-17 years 3 €

  • Contact

    The Ark Nature Centre
    Pohjoispuisto 7, 28100 Pori, Finland
    +358 (0)2 621 1176

    Arrival and Accessibility
Muffloni, kuvaaja Mikael Leppäniemi SatM

Permanent Exhibition: From Forest to the Sea

The permanent exhibition is built in the former Pori phone company cable hall, which forms the northern part of the house. The dioramas of the exhibition present the nature destinations of the region, brimming with animals and plants.

Permanent Exhibition: From Forest to the Sea

Primp the Parks! Emil Nordberg’s Handprints in the Urban Parks of Pori

The exhibition shows the original park plans of the City Gardener Emil Nordberg from the 1910s and his significance in the renewal of Pori parks. Surprising details about gardening in the beginning of the 20th century are revealed in the exhibition!