Explore trends and traditions, life and work in Sweden. Folk art, textiles, fashion, furnished rooms, and much more. Audioguide, restaurant and museum shop.
Housed in a grand building, the number of items on display is quite large. I particularly enjoyed the exhibits on Swedish folk craft, "small items" (such as snuff boxes, candleholders, timepieces, etc.), and (strangely enough) table settings. At the time of my visit, there was also a small workshop set up, suitable for children and adults, where visitors can experiment with knitting, crocheting, woodcraft, etc.
AttractionsWelcome to one of the largest palaces in Europe! The Royal Palace is the official residence of His Majesty the King of Sweden, with over 600 rooms.
AttractionsThe Vasa is the only preserved seventeenth-century ship in the world, and a unique art treasure. More than 95 percent of the ship is original, and it ...
AttractionsThe history of the fortress and coastal defence is shown in models, exhibits and recreated milieus. Café.
AttractionsThe Swedish state regalia are used for royal weddings, christenings and funerals.
AttractionsSkansen consists of the oldest open-air museum in the world and the Stockholm zoo, with a beautiful location on Royal Djurgården and a view over all o...