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Army Museum

Closed Now: 11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Good, and Free!

Just had a hour to kill, and this was on way back to Hotel, so decided to pop in. Knowing Sweden... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Kath T
Not suitable for young children!

Saw great reviews of this place and for a free entry took my children aged 7, 5 and 3. Big mistake... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
UmmAbdurrahmaan A
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Welcome to Armémuseum – 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...more
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Riddargatan 13 | Östermalm, Stockholm 114 51, Sweden
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Just had a hour to kill, and this was on way back to Hotel, so decided to pop in. Knowing Sweden not known for its army, this was informative, and well planned out. And Free! Sweden not very cheap, and this is a bonus.

Thank Kath T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Saw great reviews of this place and for a free entry took my children aged 7, 5 and 3. Big mistake! The Museum is well organised with english translations on all expositions. And several spots where one is allowed to touch old guns and enter...More

Thank UmmAbdurrahmaan A
Reviewed 10 October 2018 via mobile

The museum had a lot of interesring things to see and is located also in an historical building. It seemed to be free of charge, but it also mighthave been that we accidentally sneaked ourselves in without meaning to. It is not as bif as...More

Thank Annika K
Reviewed 7 October 2018

This museum show history of weapons, suits, hazmat suits, soldier's accessories from early times till nowadays (most exciting exhibit is pilotless drone). There are expositions how Armories was organized earlier in history. The museum offer one funny feature: you can make picture of yourself with...More

Thank Alex S
Reviewed 3 October 2018

Museum dedicated to military history. Plenty of weapons, uniforms and other exhibits. Use app to get free audio guide.

Thank Vaheteiole
Reviewed 27 September 2018

Human history is the history of wars;this is definitely the place if you are interested.3hours would get you through.Not far from the harbor,there's a cute market in the next block and an amazing bakery 2 blocks away

Thank lvlndtrvlr
Reviewed 24 September 2018 via mobile

This museum tells about war. And I must give it credit for showing all aspects of war; it does not glorify war or life as a soldier. Some of the presentation are so graphic and violent they may be eerie for children or sensitive. Those...More

Thank karinw987
Reviewed 31 August 2018

This museum was excellent and essentially takes you through Swedish wars and military history from approximately 1500s to the present day. There are lots of interesting things on display such as equipment, uniforms, guns and the like. You also have the opportunity to try on...More

Thank Its-Me-Me
Reviewed 23 August 2018

One of the best military museums that I have visited. The Collection of uniforms and captured flags from the Great Northern War are truly remarkable and beautifully curated. The story of Sweden in war and peace is also accessible to a very wide audience and...More

Thank Georgina W
Reviewed 21 August 2018

Interesting presentation of military history. I always wanted to learn more about Raul Wallenberg and how he helped get children out of Sweden and save them from the Nazis. I knew World War II produced alot of shortages, but the musuem explains what the Swedes...More

Thank Sheryl T
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Samantha T
27 July 2017|
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Response from Armemuseum | Property representative |
Hi! Just like other have pointed out, you can ask to leave your suitcase at the reception, there will be no problem! Best regards, Titti, Army museum
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