The Swedish History Museum is packed with history spanning thousands of years, from as far back into prehistory as we can go, via the Viking era to the Middle Ages. Encounter the most fantastic artefacts and lose yourself in stories about the past and the people who lived before us.
We hope you enjoy your visit!
June 1 - August 31:
Open every day 10 am - 6 pm
(except June 20 and 21)
September 1 - May 31:
Tuesday to sunday 11 am - 5 pm
Wednesday 11 am - 8 pm
Mondays closed (closed December 24, 25, 31, April 18 and 19)
Enjoy a nice meal in our cafe
Our cafe serves homemade lunch every day. You can also enjoy a cup of tea or coffee with a freshly baked cake. Read more about our cafe »
You'll find a wide variety of things in our well-stocked museum shop. Buy a copy of some original Viking jewellery! Take me shopping »
The Swedish History Museum's picture library is called SHM Picture. For more information, please contact »