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Medieval Museum

Open Now: 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
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When I wanted a tour of the Royal Palace, it was closed due to (I later learned) the opening of... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
San Francisco, California
Fun, free museum

This museum was really fun and would be great for any age. It was visually very interesting and had... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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“original city”(9 reviews)
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History comes alive again! Visit the medieval Stockholm, meet the people and hear stories from the everyday life, explore reconstructed brick buildings, warehouses and workshops. The museum is built around the around the findings from the largest...more
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Hours Today: 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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3 Stroemparterren | Norrbro, Stockholm 111 30, Sweden
+46 8 508 316 20
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Reviewed 1 week ago

When I wanted a tour of the Royal Palace, it was closed due to (I later learned) the opening of parliament. So In went to this Medieval Museum instead and found a wealth of information about how people truly lived during those times. The examples...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This museum was really fun and would be great for any age. It was visually very interesting and had a lot of hands on items - not at all a typical museum, but it also offered a lot of information and the best part was...More

Thank Amanda G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Small but well done, interesting and and lovely bits of history, you can rest outside as well for a while

Thank OrangeC0rk
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

a very well made museum with a convenient location. the display was clear and suitable for all ages. it provides a lot of information and interesting history stories. there is no entrance fee. worth going

Thank 65miz
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I wandered in here not knowing what to expect and was amazed at how wonderful everything was displayed. Opportunities to interact. It was free! The floor carpet that depicted the Nile and cities along the way was a great educational tool. I could spend hours...More

Thank MaryLS
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Good setup underground. Heaps of medieval rooms and displays for adults and kids. Nice location to spend a couple of hours.

Thank Peter G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I happened to visit while there were a lot of school tours going on, but it still wasn't crowded. It is definitely a must see for visitors with children. Very interactive yet still fun for adults. Explains the history of Sweden and how the culture...More

Thank Scubachick59
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stockholm Medieval Museum is located below ground opposite the Swedish parliament. Entry to the museum is free. It is an interesting museum which provides a history of the medieval settlements in this part of Scandinavia. There are plenty of displays which are of interest to...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This museum is located on the tiny island facing the Royal Palace. Very interesting displays of life in medieval Stockholm, and it’s free. A walk thru area with streets set up as they would have appeared in that era. Very informative. Would take no more...More

Thank Timothy M
Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

They’ve turned a reasonably minor archeological site (compared to others in Europe) into a great museum about medieval Swedish life. Lots of cool interactive and reconstructed bits to explore. Great for kids, teenagers and adults. The gift shop has some unique, interesting and well-priced items...More

Thank Penny S
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28 July 2018|
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Response from cbn260 | Reviewed this property |
Museum is open in September 2018
Adele L
24 October 2017|
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Response from Tina R | Property representative |
I think one hour is fine!
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