Army museum in Stockholm offers free admission!

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Riddargatan 13

Welcome to the Army Museum – one of Sweden’s best historical museums, with exhibitions on three spacious floors.

Accompany men, women and children on their journey through wartime and peacetime. Take a walk through Swedish history, from 1500 to the present day, among fascinating historical objects and realistic scenes. Experience living conditions for soldiers, their families and the general population.

In the “children’s trail” activity, children can search for clues that lead them to the spoils of war. 

 

Guided tours in English 

If you are here during the summer guided tours in English daily are held every day in between June and August. Included in the entrance fee, no need to book in advance. For other times please ask in the reception.

 

Raoul Wallenberg room

In a mini-exhibition you can get acquainted with the man who saved tens of thousands of people from the Nazis. 

 

Trophies

Russian, Polish and Danish banners, and other trophies captured in war, are on display from our main collection. The trophy collection is unique and is part of the global cultural heritage.

 

Audio guide 

An audio guide in English is available for loan at no extra cost.

 

Opening hours, September – May

Tuesday: 11.00–20.00 

Wednesday – Sunday: 11.00–17.00 

 

Opening hours, June – August 

Monday – Sunday 10.00–17.00 

 

Closed 

Good Friday, Easter Monday, Midsummer Eve, Midsummer Day, the Sunday after Midsummer, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, New Year’s Eve and New Year’s Day.

 

Free admission.

 

Finding the Army Museum

The Army Museum is located at Riddargatan 13, in central Östermalm, Stockholm. The nearest metro station is Östermalmstorg, Östermalmstorg/Sibyllegatan exit. You can also take the number 7 Spårväg City tram or buses 69, 52, 76 or 62 to Nybroplan.

 

Restaurant

In the museum restaurant Borggården you can enjoy a well-cooked lunch, delicious pastries, or have a glass of beer or wine.

Museum shop

The museum shop offers something for all ages – toys, presents, souvenirs and many kinds of books.

 

Contact

Armémuseum (Army Museum)

Visiting address: Riddargatan 13

Postal address: Box 14095, SE-104 41 Stockholm, Sweden

+46 (0)8 519 563 01

info@armemuseum.se  

 

Guided tour bookings

+46 (0)8 519 563 03

bokning@armemuseum.se  

 

Museum manager

Eva-Sofi Ernstell

+46 (0)8 519 563 61

+46 (0)708 520 284

eva-sofi.ernstell@armemuseum.se

 

Source and further information: http://www.armemuseum.se/languages/english/

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