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Varmlands Museum

Sandgrundsudden, Karlstad 651 08, Sweden
+46 54 701 19 00
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Best Gift Shop

The first thing we did while at this place was get a few gifts for my kids that are back home in... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Lewis B
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Shippensburg, Pennsylvania
It all depends what YOU like

Of course is the exhibition important for visiting the museum..I find the building and interior... read more

Reviewed 11 August 2017
Lillemor K
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Karlstad, Sweden
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Smell, taste, look, feel and listen to Varmland. We have 10, 000 years of history, art, science center, popular cafe and shop. In addition, around 20 temporary exhibitions and open every day, all year round. Welcome!
  • Excellent34%
  • Very good48%
  • Average17%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 18:00
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Sandgrundsudden, Karlstad 651 08, Sweden
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Reviewed 5 days ago

The first thing we did while at this place was get a few gifts for my kids that are back home in the States. I got some cool key chains that have a light on them. My children will just love this!

Thank Lewis B
Reviewed 11 August 2017

Of course is the exhibition important for visiting the museum..I find the building and interior design exciting..and the restaurant is of good standard...if you just want some light between you big meals..also close to Museum Lars Lerin..one of the swedish big artists..Location is beautiful..with The...More

Thank Lillemor K
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

Nice little museum with local artists works , the historical part was closed fue to renovations nice place to spend the morning .

Thank dgell70
Reviewed 14 May 2017

Unfortunately, the history exposition was under construction. the rest of museum was quite ok. The building of museum was great and the restaurant looked very fashionable but traditional as well.

Thank Petra N
Reviewed 11 May 2017

My family of four Swedish-American teenagers and I had a marvelous time at the Varmlands Museum in Karlstad, Sweden. You have to pay for parking and the signs are all in Swedish, so be sure to ask someone for help if you don't understand. (I...More

Thank Sherri J
Management response:Responded 13 May 2017

Thank you for sharing! It's nice to hear that you appreciate your visit at Värmlands Museum. Welcome back! Best regards, Johanna Henriksen, Värmlands Museum

Reviewed 10 February 2017 via mobile

I really enjoyed this museum, it isn't very big but it's perfectly formed and I learnt some things. The cafe was my highlight. Very good food. I think the locals stop in here for the lunch. Always a good sign.

Thank jonnybar77
Management response:Responded 28 April 2017

Thank you for sharing! It's nice to hear that you appreciate your visit at Värmlands Museum. Welcome back! Best regards, Johanna Henriksen, Värmlands Museum

Reviewed 23 January 2017

I've been to Varmlands Museum several times. Not only because I lived in Karlstad but also, it is a great place to take visitors. They usually have great exhibitions on and don't miss the wonderful lunch buffet as well with classic swedish foods.

Thank ByNoelle
Management response:Responded 28 April 2017
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Thank you for sharing! Best regards, Johanna Henriksen, Värmlands Museum

Reviewed 18 January 2017

Well, visting a town and a county full of old storeis you should not miss the county museum. Often good exibithions on all kinds of srtistic topics. A permament show for history buffs and children. Nice park around it for a summer stroll. Like paintings,...More

Thank ASwede
Management response:Responded 28 April 2017
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Thank you for sharing! Best regards, Johanna Henriksen, Värmlands Museum

Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

Visit Swedish life in the old days and see some interesting works of art. The relax and enjoy lunch or a nice coffee and a cake . Lovely building and well laid out . There may also be a visiting exhibition, when you go

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Reviewed 10 August 2016

On our visit we found that the main exhibition was closed for refurbishment. However, there was a great exhibition of photography by Dennis Hopper, which was well worth the admission fee. The museum's buildings are fascinating, and it has a great gift shop and cafe....More

Thank Phil H
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