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Thiel Gallery (Thielska Galleriet)

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Address: 6-8 Sjoetullsbacken | Djurgarden, Stockholm 115 25, Sweden
Phone Number: +46 8 662 58 84
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Tue - Sun 12:00 - 17:00

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A little out of the way but easily accessible by bus from the Old Town, enchanting and opulent, this palace features many works of art and in particular a lovely rotunda on the... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 18 October 2016
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Montreal, Canada
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Montreal, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

A little out of the way but easily accessible by bus from the Old Town, enchanting and opulent, this palace features many works of art and in particular a lovely rotunda on the second floor with outstanding paintings of imagined animals in bold colours.

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San Francisco, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

A former industrialist's wonderful house has been transformed into a museum of his private collection of late 19th-early 20th C paintings. I was surprised to learn that Thiel collected Munch and a room is dedicated to his works. Also, wonderful collection of Swedish artisits. Special exhibitions are also featured. The house is also a delight to walk through all the... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

We took the Number 69 bus to the Thielska Galleriet which is at the end of Djurgarden island. The permanent collection is mainly by Swedish artists and displayed in bright and airy gallery rooms. There are also some world class Munch paintings as well as a black and white pencil drawing of his famous `The Scream'. There are some modern... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2016 via mobile

This gallery, in a mansion just outside central Stockholm, has some stunning pieces of art. There are several paintings by Carl Larsson, who was a friend of the Thiel family and painted their portraits. There are also several works by Andreas Zorn, and by other important Swedish and French painters. There are some fine sculptures, and the grounds are lovely.... More 

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El Cerrito, California, USA
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016

Fabulous turn-of-century (20th) collection in a beautiful setting. Lots of Munch if you are a fan. Nice (maybe a bit $$) cafe.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016

This is located at the far end of Djurgarden so while walking is possible but bus 69 has a stop just outside. Art work from different artists were on display so it is nice to visit this gallery.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 August 2016

The Thiel Gallery is a museum full of Nordic turn of the century art. There is Munch, Carl Larsson, Bruno Liljefors, Anders Zorn and many more artists on display. The gardens surrounding the villa contains interesting sculptures by among others Rodin. There is a nice café serving light lunches, cake and coffee. There are tables in the garden to eat... More 

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 July 2016

I visited the Theil in early July of 2016 and found it to be charming and well curated. The galleries were well lit and the collection of modern Scandinavian artists was first rate. We had an opportunity to dine at the Theil Gallery and the food was good but limited in selection. The sunny dining areas and the garden seating... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 July 2016 via mobile

We spent a delightful afternoon at this gallery with many wonderful paintings of Scandanavian artists - including Munch, Larsson, Zorn, and others. Many wonderful paintings in a lovely art nouveau home designed to house Ernest Thiel's collection. The grounds are lovely as well. Another plus is the wonderful food in the cafe. One warning: the gallery is located on the... More 

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Stockholm, Sweden
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016

We went to the Thiel Gallery in order to get a better view of the August Strindberg views on Stockholm and on his new life. We got a lot of new stories and ideas about Strindberg.

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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 an open air museum which specializes in the Swedish way of life pre-industrialization, the renowned Vasa Museum with its legendary sailing ship, and Sweden’s most famous amusement park Gröna Lund, which is more than a 100 years old.
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