Elävän Kulttuurin Koroinen ry

In English

Elävän Kulttuurinen Koroinen (EKKy) is a non-governmental association located in Koroinen which is a culturally, historically and environmentally important place in Turku, Finland. EKKy respects natural and cultural diversity and works to protect them. In order to that, it provides e.g. an allotment garden, courses concentrated on sustainable lifestyles, an ecological cafeteria on Sundays and cultural events.

In addition EKKy rents space for weddings, graduations, birthdays, parties, meetings and hobby groups.


Elävän Kulttuurin Koroinen ry
Koroistentie 2
20380 Turku
tel. +358 40 360 0830
(Please leave an SMS, if we can’t answer)

Most easy we are reached by Email: koroinen@gmail.com (with title "RESERVATION")


EKKy offers space for weddings, namings, birthdays and other big personal celebrations.

The main building has a kitchen, a small room downstairs and a hall for possible lectures, exhibitions, and small gatherings for 20 to 30 people. There is also a room for relaxation upstairs. There is also a possibility to rent a sauna for less than 10 people at a time.

As the whole area is quite wide, altogether it can accomodate approximately 50 people and provide a place for celebrations to more than 70 people. There are two toilets in the main building.

You can rent the main building also for hobby groups, such as for yoga, painting, cooking and dancing.

If you are interested in renting space from Koroinen, please send email to koroinen@gmail.com and check if the place if available or what could be your chances be to spend quality time near Aura river (Aurajoki).


Monday to Thursday

- 30 €/1 hour
- 150 €/8 hours
- 200 €/24 hours

Please notice that during weekdays the rooms are normally free first after 16.00. For longer rental periods and interest in using the rooms during day time: please contact us in koroinen@gmail.com


Winter period (1.10. - 30.4.)
- Friday 16.00 - Saturday 10.00: 300 €
- Saturday 12.00 - Sunday 10.00: 400 €

Summer period (1.5. - 30.9.)
- Friday 16.00 - Saturday 10.00: 500 €
- Saturday 12.00 - Sunday 10.00: 600 €

Special days

New Year's Eve 500 €

The graduation weekend in May/June:
Friday 16 - Saturday 1000: 600 €
Saturday 10.00 - Sunday 10.00: 700 €

Midsummer Eve 600 €

Special prices

We give reduced prices for following reasons:

- 10 % reduction in price for a person who has been a member of Ekky longer than one year
- for active volunteers who participate in maintaining the association: a reduction in price (or a possibility to use the house) can be negotiated individually.

Renting spaces for hobby and charity purposes

12 € / hour

It is also possible to rent spaces for public hobby activities during the weekdays. Would you like to start a handicraft study group, organize other guided activities, or run some kind of charity? We want to support hobby and charity activities, and therefore we offer cheaper prices for these purposes.

Please contact koroinen@gmail.com, with title "Hobby activities" or "charity activities".

Guided tours

We also offer guided tours for groups. During the tours we tell more about our goals and activities in Koroinen, about the near history in Koroinen and the biodiversity in a special art park area in the vicinity of Koroinen. Please ask for possible dates!

80 € / 1 - 2 hours (max 30 persons)