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Army Museum

Riddargatan 13 | Östermalm, Stockholm 114 51, Sweden
+46 8 519 563 00
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Fantastic free museum

I had to rush around in only forty minutes, but to you could easily spend a couple of hours here... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
A TripAdvisor Member
via mobile
A great peak into Swedish history

I took my son who was only aged 6. I summarised the historical travel of Swedish history and its... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Anneli T
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Stockholm, Sweden
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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 present day, among fascinating historical objects and realistic scenes. Experience living conditions for soldiers, their families and the general population. In the “children’s trail” activity, children can search for clues that lead them to the spoils of war.
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  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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Hours Today: 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Riddargatan 13 | Östermalm, Stockholm 114 51, Sweden
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+46 8 519 563 00
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I had to rush around in only forty minutes, but to you could easily spend a couple of hours here. It is a great mix of exhibits, thing related to war like uniforms, families, disease, personal accounts and a very good overview of Swedish military...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago

I took my son who was only aged 6. I summarised the historical travel of Swedish history and its battles with all neighbouring countries. The displays are very good and informative. There's a great 'scavenger hunt' or activity for kids that keep them looking for...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

My 19-year old daughter and I visited this museum on a Sunday afternoon. There wasn’t a large crowd to deal with, and we were able to take our time and see all the exhibits without competing for space amongst a lot of other visitors. It...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I absolutely had a great afternoon in the museum. It is so amazing and with many exciting and unique exhibits which you can do more than just looking. I my self am a wwi history lover and it was packed with weaponries from wwi. I...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Best museum for the family Big, interesting, educational and free👍 Nice little shop and nice surroundings

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

All my family have enjoyed our visit.The museum is not only for army history but you can learn a lot about the European or even the whole world history. It was also interesting to watch how soldiers used to live and what they were taking...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Free and interesting museum. If you are in Stockholm you mast visit this museum because it's interactive and you may learn about Swedish history.

Thank Milan V
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was well worth the time; in fact I spent longer at this museum than the time I originally set aside. It will appeal to Scandinavian History aficionados as well as those interested in military History. It focuses mostly on what it was like to...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

this is the only museum we visited that was free and well worth the time to find it and take the tour. there are lots of things to see here and interact with.

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Reviewed 13 April 2018 via mobile

This is a very informative museum, giving information about Sweden and Europe's military past and present. There are many hands-on displays, such as guns which you can explore. Bonus is that entry is free! We spent 2 hours here.

Thank Martin B
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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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