The Ark Nature Centre Guided Tours

The Ark Nature Centre gives guided tours to the permanent exhibition and temporary exhibitions, depending on the exhibitions.

The museum is also the location for various guided tours and events. For more information see Exhibitions and Events page.

More information about guided tours for groups of day care and school children can be found at Kulttuuripolku site by the City of Pori and Pori Museums.

Book your guided tour in advance at the Ark ticket sales tel. 02 621 1176 or

Guidance fees

  • Guided exhibition tours on weekdays 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. 60 € in addition to the entrance fees.
  • Guided exhibition tours in the mid-week evenings 5 p.m. – 8 p.m. and on weekends 11 a.m. – 5 p.m. 120 € in addition to the entrance fees.

Free entrance and guided tours

  • educational establishments and day care centres under City of Pori administration,
  • the children’s and teenagers’ groups Pori Art School
  • Björneborgs svenska samskola groups

Free entrance, guidance fee 30 €

  • Day care groups outside of City of Pori administration
  • Groups from private schools in Pori
  • Groups from SAMK, WinNova and other vocational institutes in Pori
  • Special needs groups from day care centres, schools and vocational institutes outside of Pori

Entrance 1,5 € / student and guidance fee 30€

  • Comprehensive and private school groups from outside of Pori
  • Vocational education groups from outside of Pori

Guidance languages

Subject to the exhibition the tours are given in Finnish, Swedish and English.