Marine culture and books

The John Nurminen Foundation is an award-winning disseminator of information and producer of marine content. The John Nurminen Foundation’s marine history cultural activities focus on the history of seafaring, exploration, and cartography, and disseminating information on these topics. The Foundation’s collections of naval art, maritime antiquities and ancient maps form the basis for these activities.

The Foundation publishes high-quality books on seafaring, marine art, expeditions and the history of cartography, aimed at the public at large, and maintains the marine online service Loki.