Are you fond of history? Or do you love taking a journey to the past? Here is a list of famous museums in Stockholm that let you know the historical stories of the city. Explore these popular museums of Stockholm to educate yourself! You can visit things to do in Stockholm page if you want to check all other attractions and activities.
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#1 of 33 Museums in Stockholm | Added 42307 times in trip plans
Galarvarvsvagen 14, Djurgarden, 11521 Stockholm, Sweden
08:30 am - 08:00 pm
Essentially a maritime museum, the Vasa Museum is a must on every list of things to do in Stockholm. It has an apt location too on the island of Djurgården. You can look forward to displays of fully intact 17th century shops here. Whether you like boats or not you are sure to leave highly enlightened after a visit to this museum. Fascinating ...
#2 of 33 Museums in Stockholm | Added 18800 times in trip plans
Djurgardsvagen 68, 115 21 Stockholm, Sweden
10:00 am - 04:30 pm
A one of its kind museum, Abba The Museum throws light on the Abba style singing that was once a sensation all across the globe. There are two parts to the museum, while one when is about the city’s singer and its Eurovision singers and general information about them over the past 50 years. Additionally, a lot of songs and good music to liste...
#3 of 33 Museums in Stockholm | Added 16932 times in trip plans
Stortorget 2, 103 16 Stockholm, Sweden
09:00 am - 08:00 pm
Devoted to enlightening people about all the Nobel Prize winners, the Nobel Museum was started in the year 1901. It even has interactive displays that are much fun to engage in. It is a small place, very enlightening, yet can be covered well in a not very long time of span. There is move that runs on the roll, giving information about various prize...
#4 of 33 Museums in Stockholm | Added 15711 times in trip plans
Djurgardsslatten 49-51, 115 21 Stockholm, Sweden
10:00 am - 03:00 pm
Skansen boasts of the fact that is Sweden’s first open air museum. Along with this, it is also a zoo accommodating some interesting extinct animals. It is located on the city’s island Djurgården. Its opening date goes back to 11 October 1891. The name of the attraction is derived from the fact that Skansen refers to “open-ai...
#5 of 33 Museums in Stockholm | Added 16200 times in trip plans
Stadsgardshamnen 22, 116 45 Stockholm, Sweden
09:00 am - 11:00 pm
A delight for all the photography enthusiasts there, the Fotografiska a center for contemporary photography in the city. With a huge space for photography exhibition, this attraction is constantly buzzing with displays and exhibitions related to photography. You can even get a short-term course here. Additionally, there is a café bistro here...
#6 of 33 Museums in Stockholm | Added 15115 times in trip plans
Galärvarvsvägen 8, 115 21 Stockholm, Sweden
10:00 am - 05:00 pm
One of the best things to do in Stockholm with kids, Junibacken is a wonderful children’s museum. Set on Djurgården’s island this attraction contains a lot of contribution from Swedish artist Marit Törnqvist. Its significance further lies in the fact that it is Stockholm’s 5th most-visited tourist attraction. Despite be...
#7 of 33 Museums in Stockholm | Added 9891 times in trip plans
Exercisplan 4, 111 49 Stockholm, Sweden
10:00 am - 06:00 pm
Art beckons from many corners and facets of Stockholm, while it can be viewed everywhere, attractions like Moderna Museet take it a notch higher. Being the state museum for modern and contemporary art, Moderna Museet is perched in central Stockholm’s island Skeppsholmen. Along with Swedish modern art collections, you can also find very intere...
#8 of 33 Museums in Stockholm | Added 34465 times in trip plans
Djurgardsvagen 6-16, 115 93 Stockholm, Sweden
09:00 am - 06:00 pm
The Nordic Museum or the Nordiska museet is yet another attraction location centrally on Stockholm’s island of Djurgården. History buffs are in for some major enlightenment on Sweden’s bygone era including cultural history and ethnography of Sweden, all this spanning over the 15th century to the current times. The collection inclu...
#9 of 33 Museums in Stockholm | Added 22673 times in trip plans
Narvavagen 13-17, 114 84 Stockholm, Sweden
11:00 am - 08:00 pm
Coverings several aspects of the Swedish history on the fronts of archeology and culture. It is an interesting place to visit if you have any interests in the Mesolithic period. The items are personally collected by many Swedish monarchs, right from the 16th century to present times. Along with permanent exhibitions you will also find some equally ...
#10 of 33 Museums in Stockholm | Added 4084 times in trip plans
Prins Eugens Väg 6, 115 21 Stockholm, Sweden
11:00 am - 05:00 pm
Located on the central island of Djurgarden, the Waldemarsudde is a fantastic museum that once housed by the Swedish Prince Eugen. In fact, it is he who discovered this palace that stands a s a museum today, way back in the year 1892. Centuries-old oak trees create a reposeful backdrop for this museum that takes you back in time. Inside, you will f...
#11 of 33 Museums in Stockholm | Added 4501 times in trip plans
Hamngatan 4, 111 47 Stockholm, Sweden
10:00 am - 07:00 pm
This late 19th century palatial home was built for Count Walther von Hallwyl and his wife, Wilhelmina. The countess was a travelbug and collected a lot of art from the places she visited around the world, all of which she ended up donating to Sweden. The house has been preserved as it was in her time. Every inch of it bursts with artworks, stylish ...
#12 of 33 Museums in Stockholm | Added 3346 times in trip plans
Stromparrterren 3, 111 30 Stockholm, Sweden
12:00 pm - 05:00 pm
In the nineteen-seventies, an archaeological dig uncovered some old medieval monuments of Stockholm, with structures from the 13th to the 15th centuries. These include houses, the medieval graveyard of Helgeandshuset, booths, workshops, harbour, a 16th century warship, 16 century town wall, and gallows. The Monuments were not move from their places...
#13 of 33 Museums in Stockholm | Added 2117 times in trip plans
Riddargatan 13, 114 51 Stockholm, Sweden
11:00 am - 05:00 pm
The museum, opened in 1879, is located on the site of a former Artillerigarden, a major depot for over three centuries. The displays inside have a remarkable distinct approach to exhibiting military heritage when compared to most other similar museums. While there is quite an exhaustive exploration of the military history (antique and modern weapon...
#14 of 33 Museums in Stockholm | Added 2120 times in trip plans
Frescativagen 40, 114 18 Stockholm, Sweden
10:00 am - 06:00 pm
Few museums are more fascinating to kids than museums of natural history. This one does a beautiful job of engaging children with their fantastic variety of exhibits and films in the 760 square metres Cosmonova dome theatre. The main exhibits explore biodiversity, the threat of illegal poaching and trade, fossil-based evolution exhibits, marine lif...
#15 of 33 Museums in Stockholm | Added 1149 times in trip plans
Södra Blasieholmshamnen 2, 111 48 Stockholm, Sweden
11:00 am - 07:00 pm
Founded in 1792, greatly benefited by King Gustav III and Carl Gustaf Tessin, the museum is essentially an embarrassment of riches when it comes to Nordic, Scandinavian and Swedish art. Porcelain, drawings, sculptures, textiles, glassworks, metalworks, precious metals, paintings, modern art, and a plethora of drawings make up the bulk of the perman...