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“astrid lindgren”(101 reviews)
“story train”(99 reviews)
Experience a magical, delightful day together at Junibacken - children’s cultural centre! Here you discover the world of the book through amazing exhibitions. Come and enjoy the spectacular peculiarities of Villa Villekulla or take a ride on Pippi’s...more
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Galarvarvsvagen, Stockholm 115 21, Sweden
Djurgården & Djurgårdsbrunn
+46 8 587 230 00
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I only visited this place because the conference I was attending had a banquet here. It is clearly designed for kids but, had I ever heard of the author or read any of her stories when I was a kid it might have been interesting...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Mallorne
Reviewed 13 February 2019

My friend an I traveled from Iceland for a long weekend with our 7 y old daughters, they loved adventuring in Junibacken, we had their scooters outside while visiting the museum and they were there when we got outside. Small, well organized and a lot...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank fridasig
Reviewed 1 February 2019 via mobile

Remember the fun island on Pinnochio where the boys turned into donkeys? Recently binge watched The Good Place? Then recreate that feeling with Junibacken. It looks magical, the detail is incredible, it seems like it ought to be a great spot to spend hours with...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Katherine44h
Reviewed 6 January 2019

There is a great restaurant and play area for young children and an incredible interactive story telling exhibit.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank RahilS0
Reviewed 21 December 2018 via mobile

A must do in Stockholm, especially if you have young children. This place is so well designed to be fun for kids and adults that are kids at heart will also enjoy lots as well. So many different areas for them to play and immerse...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 759elsiey
Reviewed 13 December 2018

We have all read the Pippi Langstumpe books - a visit to Junibacken takes you right back to your childhood. We love to take our grand daughter along and join in her delight at the offerings.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank DHannigan2014
Reviewed 12 December 2018

I visited Stockholm several times but this year I went there for the first time with my kids. For this reason I went for the first time Junibacken. I was impressed. All the different areas give the visitor a unique experience. The Pippi village shaped...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 8 December 2018 via mobile

This is a great (although a bit expensive) attraction for small children and Astrid Lindgren fans. Train ride is magical. Not much else for adults though, wouldn’t recommend without kids.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Okil
Reviewed 25 November 2018

we were couple without children visiting this museum. lady at the ticket office smiled a lot while we were paying for the tickets. there are mostly parents with little children in the museum. anyway, museum is worth visiting, although it is dedicated to the children....More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank gopenzo
Reviewed 15 November 2018

I went to Junibacken after 4 o'clock and just caught the last train ride! Even though I went with no kids and I am probably too old, I just wanted to see the storytrain. And it was absolutely worth it! You are sitting in this...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Djurgarden & Djurgardsbrunn
The island of Djurgården and its northern mainland
extension, Djurgårdsbrunn, impress with a mix of
nature and an abundance of museums, while being
located in walking distance to Stockholm’s city
center. Djurgården not only invites visitors to take
endless walks through a beautiful park landscape
without having to leave the city, but also offers an
incredible range of entertainment facilities, such as
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13 August 2018|
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Response from ChristinaBurdock | Reviewed this property |
I don't think that it's necessary for your 3yo to know the characters. Maybe it will add more to the experience if you read her a story or show her an episode of Pipi's adventures. You can visit Pipi's house in Junibacken... More
29 December 2017|
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Response from robbU2020IK | Reviewed this property |
of course it is fun but don't expect too much with that age. it's fun to hang around for a stop anyhow.
Siân M
25 July 2017|
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Response from 901sofiad | Reviewed this property |
With a young kid you might stay longer than 2 hours, especially if they make friends with other kids and want to play: there are plenty of things to do for them there. They might not want to leave! :-)