Best museums in Stockholm

Check out the top museums in Stockholm, reviewed and ranked by the city’s locals
1. Prins Eugens Waldemarsudde
1. Prins Eugens Waldemarsudde
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7 local reviews
6 Prins Eugens Väg, Stockholm
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08-545 837 00
Establishment
William
Prince Eugen’s former residence "Waldemarsudde" is one of Sweden’s most popular art museums, beautifully situa…
Karolina
Prince Eugen’s Waldemarsudde is one of Sweden’s most popular art museums, beautifully situated on Djurgården i…
Lisa
Museum with classic art, but also worth a visit just for the fantastic house, architecture, view and surroundi…
1. Prins Eugens Waldemarsudde
1. Prins Eugens Waldemarsudde
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7 local reviews
6 Prins Eugens Väg, Stockholm
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08-545 837 00
William
William
Prince Eugen’s former residence "Waldemarsudde" is one of Sweden’s most popular art museums, beautifully situated on Djurgården in Stockholm…
Karolina
Karolina
Prince Eugen’s Waldemarsudde is one of Sweden’s most popular art museums, beautifully situated on Djurgården in Stockholm. The museum consis…
Lisa
Lisa
Museum with classic art, but also worth a visit just for the fantastic house, architecture, view and surroundings. Perfect stop on a Djurgår…
2. Svenska Fotografiska Museet AB
2. Svenska Fotografiska Museet AB
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149 local reviews
22 Stadsgårdshamnen, Stockholm
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08-509 005 00
Establishment
Markus
Fotografiska is an international meeting place where everything revolves around photography. Located in the he…
Marie-Louise & Fredrik
Great photoart-museum! A must! And while you're at it. Take a coffebreak in the restaurant. Great view over Ol…
Maria
Fotografiska is no ordinary museum! Fotografiska is an international meeting place where everything revolves a…
2. Svenska Fotografiska Museet AB
2. Svenska Fotografiska Museet AB
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149 local reviews
22 Stadsgårdshamnen, Stockholm
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08-509 005 00
Markus
Markus
Fotografiska is an international meeting place where everything revolves around photography. Located in the heart of Stockholm, the museum h…
Marie-Louise & Fredrik
Marie-Louise & Fredrik
Great photoart-museum! A must! And while you're at it. Take a coffebreak in the restaurant. Great view over Old Town and Djurgården from the…
Maria
Maria
Fotografiska is no ordinary museum! Fotografiska is an international meeting place where everything revolves around photography. Located in …
3. Vasamuséet
3. Vasamuséet
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79 local reviews
14 Galärvarvsvägen, Stockholm
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08-519 548 00
Establishment
Erik
The Vasa is the only preserved seventeenth-century ship in the world, and a unique art treasure. More than 95 …
Ulrika
The Vasa is the only preserved seventeenth-century ship in the world, and a unique art treasure. More than 95…
Markus
The Vasa is the only preserved seventeenth-century ship in the world and a unique art treasure. More than 95 p…
3. Vasamuséet
3. Vasamuséet
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79 local reviews
14 Galärvarvsvägen, Stockholm
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08-519 548 00
Erik
Erik
The Vasa is the only preserved seventeenth-century ship in the world, and a unique art treasure. More than 95 percent of the ship is origina…
Ulrika
Ulrika
The Vasa is the only preserved seventeenth-century ship in the world, and a unique art treasure. More than 95 percent of the ship is origin…
Markus
Markus
The 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…
4. Djurgården
4. Djurgården
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89 local reviews
Djurgården, Stockholm
Natural feature
Andreas
Djurgården is an area full of activities, beatiful nature and beautiful architecture. You can visit the newly …
Andreas
Great place for fun on a sunny day. Rent bikes and ride around the beautiful island of Djurgården which is a…
Markus
Beloved by both Stockholmers and visitors, Djurgården is a tranquil oasis in the middle of Stockholm. The isla…
4. Djurgården
4. Djurgården
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89 local reviews
Djurgården, Stockholm
Andreas
Andreas
Djurgården is an area full of activities, beatiful nature and beautiful architecture. You can visit the newly opened Viking museum, which i …
Andreas
Andreas
Great place for fun on a sunny day. Rent bikes and ride around the beautiful island of Djurgården which is a part of Stockholm and contain…
Markus
Markus
Beloved by both Stockholmers and visitors, Djurgården is a tranquil oasis in the middle of Stockholm. The island has been in possession of t…
5. Hallwylska museet
5. Hallwylska museet
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19 local reviews
4 Hamngatan, Stockholm
Closing soon
08-402 30 99
Establishment
Hanna
Hallwylska restaurant and bar may be one of the most beautiful inner courtyards in Stockholm. This is the plac…
Rickard & Frida
Museum founded by very rich and very excentric lady who collected EVERYTHING! This is a time bubble. See how t…
Sara
Most spectacular museum in Stockholm if you wish to see how the upper class lived over a hundred years ago in …
5. Hallwylska museet
5. Hallwylska museet
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19 local reviews
4 Hamngatan, Stockholm
Closing soon
08-402 30 99
Hanna
Hanna
Hallwylska restaurant and bar may be one of the most beautiful inner courtyards in Stockholm. This is the place for dinner and drinks or jus…
Rickard & Frida
Rickard & Frida
Museum founded by very rich and very excentric lady who collected EVERYTHING! This is a time bubble. See how this very rich family lived ca …
Sara
Sara
Most spectacular museum in Stockholm if you wish to see how the upper class lived over a hundred years ago in the city. Take a guided tour t…
6. Skansen
6. Skansen
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81 local reviews
49-51 Djurgårdsslätten, Stockholm
08-442 80 00
Establishment
Zanadu
The world’s first open-air museum, Skansen was founded in 1891 by Artur Hazelius to give visitors an insight i…
Erik
Skansen is the world’s oldest open-air museum and is situated on the island of Djurgården within the city limi…
Karolina
Skansen is the world’s oldest open-air museum and is situated on the island of Djurgården within the city limi…
6. Skansen
6. Skansen
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81 local reviews
49-51 Djurgårdsslätten, Stockholm
08-442 80 00
Zanadu
Zanadu
The world’s first open-air museum, Skansen was founded in 1891 by Artur Hazelius to give visitors an insight into how Swedes lived once upon…
Erik
Erik
Skansen is the world’s oldest open-air museum and is situated on the island of Djurgården within the city limits of Stockholm. The founder’s…
Karolina
Karolina
Skansen is the world’s oldest open-air museum and is situated on the island of Djurgården within the city limits of Stockholm. The founder’s…
7. Kungliga begravningsplatsen
7. Kungliga begravningsplatsen
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48 local reviews
ParkEstablishment
Marianne
Where the prince and princess lives :-) Beautiful park. Also The butterfly-museum with alive butterflies flyin…
Zara
Large park area, part of the Royal National City Park (yes, a national park in a city!). Museums (from small p…
Malena
Hagaparken is the Swedish nationalpark and also home for the swedish crownprincess Viktoria with family. Nice …
7. Kungliga begravningsplatsen
7. Kungliga begravningsplatsen
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48 local reviews
Marianne
Marianne
Where the prince and princess lives :-) Beautiful park. Also The butterfly-museum with alive butterflies flying around :-)
Zara
Zara
Large park area, part of the Royal National City Park (yes, a national park in a city!). Museums (from small palaces to live butterflies), c…
Malena
Malena
Hagaparken is the Swedish nationalpark and also home for the swedish crownprincess Viktoria with family. Nice place to take a walk and to vi…
8. Moderna Museet
8. Moderna Museet
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58 local reviews
4 Exercisplan, Stockholm
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Point of interestEstablishment
Elisabeth
The Museum of Modern Art is located on charming island Skeppsholmen in the center of Stockholm. Well worth wal…
Markus
Experience one of Europe's foremost collections of art from the twentieth century to today, featuring works by…
Ulrika
Modern Art Museum (Moderna Muséet) is Stockholm’s modern art maverick situated on a beautiful spot of Stockhol…
8. Moderna Museet
8. Moderna Museet
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58 local reviews
4 Exercisplan, Stockholm
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Elisabeth
Elisabeth
The Museum of Modern Art is located on charming island Skeppsholmen in the center of Stockholm. Well worth walking to. On Skeppsholmen you …
Markus
Markus
Experience one of Europe's foremost collections of art from the twentieth century to today, featuring works by artists including Picasso, Da…
Ulrika
Ulrika
Modern Art Museum (Moderna Muséet) is Stockholm’s modern art maverick situated on a beautiful spot of Stockholm! Its a permanent collection …
9. Swedish Museum of National Antiquities
9. Swedish Museum of National Antiquities
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6 local reviews
13 Narvavägen, Stockholm
Open now
08-519 556 00
Establishment
Julia
It's free, very interesting . Lots of information about Scandinavian history. We recommend this museum over No…
PG
There is no Viking museum, but this period is incorporated in the exhibitions. Don´t miss the gold room where …
Stefan
They have a nice viking museum and also a heavily garded "gold room" to show the treasures our ancestors colle…
9. Swedish Museum of National Antiquities
9. Swedish Museum of National Antiquities
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6 local reviews
13 Narvavägen, Stockholm
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08-519 556 00
Julia
Julia
It's free, very interesting . Lots of information about Scandinavian history. We recommend this museum over Nordiska Museet everyday in the …
PG
PG
There is no Viking museum, but this period is incorporated in the exhibitions. Don´t miss the gold room where ancient gold treasures can be …
Stefan
Stefan
They have a nice viking museum and also a heavily garded "gold room" to show the treasures our ancestors collected during their "business tr…
10. Observatoriemuseet
10. Observatoriemuseet
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2 local reviews
120 Drottninggatan, Stockholm
08-545 483 90
Establishment
Per
A nice park with a view and the old Observatory is now a museum.
neela
The highest point in inner Stockholm, its a nice walk up the hill, with a good view, and cafe. The museum has…
Per
A nice park with a view and the old Observatory is now a museum.
10. Observatoriemuseet
10. Observatoriemuseet
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2 local reviews
120 Drottninggatan, Stockholm
08-545 483 90
Per
Per
A nice park with a view and the old Observatory is now a museum.
neela
neela
The highest point in inner Stockholm, its a nice walk up the hill, with a good view, and cafe. The museum has the oldest records of weather…
Per
Per
A nice park with a view and the old Observatory is now a museum.
11. Junibacken
11. Junibacken
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26 local reviews
8 Galärvarvsvägen, Stockholm
Open now
08-587 230 99
Establishment
Gisela
Junibacken is a children’s museum, The museum is devoted to Swedish children’s literature, but especially Astr…
Elisabeth
Junibacken is a great, interactive fairytale museum based on the characters and stories by Astrid Lindgren. Be…
Louise
A great interactive museum about Astrid Lindgren and her characters.
11. Junibacken
11. Junibacken
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26 local reviews
8 Galärvarvsvägen, Stockholm
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08-587 230 99
Gisela
Gisela
Junibacken is a children’s museum, The museum is devoted to Swedish children’s literature, but especially Astrid Lindgren It is situated on …
Elisabeth
Elisabeth
Junibacken is a great, interactive fairytale museum based on the characters and stories by Astrid Lindgren. Beautifully situated on Djurgård…
Louise
Louise
A great interactive museum about Astrid Lindgren and her characters.
12. Tekniska museet
12. Tekniska museet
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10 local reviews
7 Museivägen, Stockholm
Open now
08-450 56 00
Establishment
Susan
A great excursion with kids - the nearby Police Museum has a huge helicopter mounted on the roof, which is ver…
Karin
Great for kids (1+) as well as grown-ups! The Museum has exhibits that are interesting for all different ages…
PG
Very interesting exhibitions and a fenomenal playground in the basement . Very nice surroundings. You also hav…
12. Tekniska museet
12. Tekniska museet
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10 local reviews
7 Museivägen, Stockholm
Open now
08-450 56 00
Susan
Susan
A great excursion with kids - the nearby Police Museum has a huge helicopter mounted on the roof, which is very popular with the small ones…
Karin
Karin
Great for kids (1+) as well as grown-ups! The Museum has exhibits that are interesting for all different ages. A perfect place to go if you …
PG
PG
Very interesting exhibitions and a fenomenal playground in the basement . Very nice surroundings. You also have the Naval museum, ethnograph…