Walk through the history museum of Sweden from prehistory to the present day. Experience fantastic stories and fantastic artefacts in the exhibitions: Prehistories, Vikings, the Gold Room, History of Sweden, Medieval Massacre, Medieval Art and the Textile Chamber.
During the summer we have guided tours in English and there are Viking crafts, games and activities in the courtyard.
The Viking exhibition
Meet the Vikings - legendary, misunderstood and feared.
Discover stories of impressive women and men, Norse gods, Viking trading and raiding, and life in the town of Birka. We have the world's largest collection of finds from the Viking era.
The museum shop
Offers a varied range of jewellery, glass, textiles and books for all ages.
The Rosengarden restaurant
Serves wonderful lunches, Viking platters and mead, coffee and homemade cakes.
Prehistories, Vikings, the Gold Room, History of Sweden
Opening hours: September - May: Tue - Sun, 11.00 - 17.00
Wed: 11.00 - 20.00
June - August daily 10 - 18.00
The Swedish History Museum
Narvavagan 13 - 17,