Discover Nordic lifestyle

Nordiska museet is Sweden’s largest museum of cultural history and brings stories about the life and people of the Nordic region. Discover homes and furniture, traditions and everyday lifestyle as well as fashion, clothes, textiles and jewellery from the past 500 years. The major exhibition in the Great hall,The Arctic – While the Ice Is Melting, allows visitors to meet people from some of the world's coldest places, where the environment and living conditions are changing at a rapid pace. Nordiska museet was given a special commendation at The European Museum of the Yeard Awards 2022.

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Garden café in our backyard

Lusknäppen serves light lunch, cold drinks, beer, wine, coffee, pasteries and ice cream. Open daily 11 am–5 pm.

Travel posters inspired by the exhibition Come to Norden

The Museum shop offers a selection of posters, puzzles and postcards inspired by the historical travel posters in the exhibition Come to Norden. Open daily 10 am–5 pm.

Special commendation at the European Museum of the Year Awards

The European Museum of the Year Award goes to a museum which is excellent and innovative on all dimensions and offers its visitors and other users a unique atmosphere, imaginative interpretation and presentation, and a creative approach to education and social responsibility. The EMYA2022 Annual Conference and Award Ceremony was held in Tartu, Estonia from 4 to 7 May 2022. Nordiska museet was given a special commendation.

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