Stockholm Museums & exhibitions

Our most recommended Stockholm Museums & exhibitions

Stockholm: Paradox Museum Admission Ticket

1. Stockholm: Paradox Museum Admission Ticket

Experience the world’s largest collection of paradox-based exhibits with an all-access ticket to the Paradox Museum Stockholm. Immerse yourself in experimental modern art that is larger-than-life and capture interesting pictures of the mind-boggling optical effects. Follow the signs through a maze of exhibits that are designed to be experienced in a one-way flow system. Get incredible pictures of paradoxes with marked photo points that give you the best shot angle. Enjoy exhibit descriptions that explain 'what to do' and 'what’s going on'. Scan the QR codes to learn even more and feel free to ask questions to the staff. They can even snap some of your group photos for you. Before returning to reality, visit the Paradox Boutique, which sells a variety of games, clothing items, souvenirs, memorabilia, and gadgets.

Stockholm: Vasa Museum Entrance Ticket

2. Stockholm: Vasa Museum Entrance Ticket

Make your visit to the royal flagship Vasa on the island of Djurgården easier by buying your ticket in advance. See 11 exhibits and find out why the Vasa sank in Stockholm harbor in 1628 on its maiden voyage before it ever went to war. Show your admission ticket at the ticket counter and head straight inside to explore the museum. Start your tour with the documentary to get to know the ship. Then walk through 11 interesting exhibitions placed around the boat at your own pace. Take advantage of the multi-level exhibitions and viewing platforms to admire the well-preserved craftmanship of the ship from different angles. Stop at the restaurant or café on the ground floor for a break to contemplate what you have learned. On the way out, visit the museum shop for souvenirs.

Stockholm: Fotografiska Entrance Ticket

3. Stockholm: Fotografiska Entrance Ticket

Visit Fotografiska, a vibrant place for photography, food experiences, and inspiration. Enjoy world-class photography and visual art from all over the world – from the most well-known photographers to the new generation of image creators. Grab a coffee or lunch at the bistro and award-winning restaurant. Admire amazing city views and hang out with the Studio Live music sessions till late in the night with drinks from the bar. Enjoy the museum's prime location at Stadsgården, where the Baltic Sea meets central Stockholm and covers 2,500 square meters of exhibition space. Visit the gift shop where you can buy photo art, books, gifts, and more.

Stockholm: Entry Ticket to Junibacken Children's Museum

4. Stockholm: Entry Ticket to Junibacken Children's Museum

Enter the magic world of Junibacken, a fairytale house on Djurgården in central Stockholm, where children's books come to life through theatre, playful exhibitions, and a magical Story Train. Savor yummy pancakes and explore Sweden's most well-stocked children's bookstore. Awake the desire to read by discovering this children’s cultural centre with books at its heart. Unleash your creativity and imagination, and get acquainted with beloved characters like Pippi Longstocking. Marvel at one of the interactive exhibitions and enjoy theatre performances based on works by the Nordic region’s finest authors of children’s books. Set time back and immerse yourself in the childhood stories that have crossed the imaginations of several generations. Get on the Story Train and dive straight into the magical world between the pages of books. 

Stockholm: Skansen Open-Air Museum Admission Ticket

5. Stockholm: Skansen Open-Air Museum Admission Ticket

Experience a historic Christmas market, dating back to 1903. Buy everything from handicrafts and designs to sweets, homemade candles and secret Christmas presents. The Christmas Market is open Friday, Saturday and Sunday from 26 November until 19 December. Travel back in time at this authentic showcase of pre-industrial Sweden. Visit houses and homesteads from all over the country and experience traditional rural life firsthand. Experience the different social conditions in which people lived between the 16th and the first half of the 20th century. Discover the history of Sweden. Find out how the Swedes once lived through the changing seasons, traditions, work, celebrations, and everyday life of times past. Encounter animal life, including Nordic wild animals, rare breeds, domestic animals, and exotic creatures.  Enjoy a delicious meal (not included) at one of the restaurants that offer breathtaking views over Stockholm. Be sure to visit the museum shop as well, where you’ll find traditional handicrafts and Swedish-designed items. Let your children enjoy a Zoo featuring domestic animals such as cats, rabbits, and guinea pigs. Skansen is also home to 75 different species of animals, including wild animals such as lynx, elk, and brown bears, and several breeds of domestic animals. The museum changes decorations seasonally with Christmas, Easter, and midsummer themes.

Stockholm: Vasa Museum and Vrak Museum Combo Entry Ticket

6. Stockholm: Vasa Museum and Vrak Museum Combo Entry Ticket

Take advantage of a combined entry ticket to visit the iconic Vasa Museum and the newly opened Vrak – Museum of Wrecks in Stockholm. Explore the world's only preserved 17th-century ship and learn about maritime archeology. The Baltic Sea is home to more well-preserved wrecks than anywhere else on earth. Discover their fascinating stories on a visit to the Vrack – Museum of Wrecks. Enjoy interactive digital experiences including film encounters, lifelike VR dives, holograms, and games. Then, head to the Vasa Museum to see the 64-gun warship Vasa that sank on her maiden voyage in 1628. This is the only nearly fully intact 17th-century ship that has ever been salvaged. Walk through 11 interesting exhibitions around the ship and take advantage of the multi-level viewing platforms to admire the well-preserved craftsmanship from different angles. Listen to an audio guide for both the Vrak Museum and the Vasa Museum directly onto your smartphone and hear interesting information as you explore the exhibitions at your own pace. Once you're done, make sure to pop into either museum's well-stocked gift shop offering themed products. Or grab a bite to eat and enjoy a cup of coffee at the  Vrak Café and Bar. In the summertime, the café's outdoor seating offers a view of the Stockholm harbor.

Stockholm: Viking Museum Exhibition and Viking Ride

7. Stockholm: Viking Museum Exhibition and Viking Ride

Jump back to the 10th century and experience the fabled Viking era as if you were really there. Through hourly tours, conducted in either English or Swedish, get a real impression of what life was like for the Vikings — from bloody battles and vicious plundering, to idyllic farm life and a complex system of religious belief.  You’ll even come face to face with a model of life-sized Viking, created using DNA recovered from centuries-old remains, along with countless other artifacts and impressive reconstructions. You can also take advantage of the free audio guide at the Viking Museum. Hop on the thrilling ride, Ragfrid’s Saga, to get a real taste of a Viking’s daily life, told from the perspective of a Viking warrior’s wife. To cap it all off, grab a bite at Glöd, the museum’s modern Nordic restaurant, with sweeping views of the Stockholm harbor.

Stockholm: Avicii Experience Skip-the-Line Entrance Ticket

8. Stockholm: Avicii Experience Skip-the-Line Entrance Ticket

Avicii Experience is an interactive tribute museum, dedicated to one of the true icons of modern popular culture. Located at Space Stockholm, the museum honors the musical genius of Tim ”AVICII” Bergling. A destination for fans and the public to celebrate the memory of an era-defining music creator. The immersive exhibition gives the audience a closer look at the life of the artist Avicii and the person, Tim Bergling. Peer inside the world of making music, through the eyes and ears of Avicii and his co-writers, producers, and partners. An exclusive chance to discover unreleased music and untold stories. Learn, interact, explore and co-create as you move through the life and career of one of the greatest and most loved artists of all time.

Stockholm: Nobel Prize Museum and Exhibition Entry Ticket

9. Stockholm: Nobel Prize Museum and Exhibition Entry Ticket

Learn about Nobel Prize laureates while immersing yourself in an extensive collection of videos, artifacts, multimedia, and lectures at the Nobel Prize Museum in Stockholm. With a single entry ticket, understand key contributions to the fields of physics, chemistry, medicine, literature, and peace. Located in Stockholm's Old Town, the Nobel Prize Museum is a stunning example of 18th-century architecture. Formerly a stock exchange, the building is now dedicated to sharing the life and work of Alfred Nobel, who aimed to recognize extraordinary individuals whose work improved humanity. Wander the museum to learn about the work and life of famous prize winners like Marie Curie, Nelson Mandela, Albert Einstein, and more. Take part in a guided tour, watch a short film, or explore interactive exhibitions. Before ending your tour, get a snack at Bistro Nobel or visit the souvenir shop.

Stockholm: Youseum Selfie Museum Skip-the-Line Ticket

10. Stockholm: Youseum Selfie Museum Skip-the-Line Ticket

Visit one of Stockholm's newest hotspots on this exciting visit to Youseum, the ultimate social media experience. Fill your day with fun and creativity as you create endless memories for you and your friends and family. During your visit to Youseum you will get to play, pose, and explore as you take photos and videos for your social media feed. Bolster your online presence by taking YOUnique pictures for your Instagram and filming the trendiest TikToks. Step into the immersive rooms and become a part of the 30 eye-catching installations. Be your own superstar in the Tonight Show starring You. Show your coolest moves on skates and visit Sweden’s one and only colorful Beach Riviera. At Youseum, your artistic skills are sure to flourish!

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Well-successful exhibition and a lot of information via audio guide. Ride was fun. The visit will be remembered for a long time.

This museum was really cool. We took a lot of great pictures. The staff was knowledgeable and nice.

Excellent tour guide and driver. Virginia and David were delightful and knowledgeable.

Our guide Kevin was fantastic and very professional! Well done!

Well organized tour and recommend for short stay travelers.