Nordic lifestyle since 1523

Nordiska museet is Sweden’s largest museum of cultural history and brings stories about the life and people of the Nordic region. Discover folk art, homes and furniture, traditions and everyday lifestyle as well as fashion, clothes, textiles and jewellery from the past 500 years. The new major exhibition,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 is a nominee for the European Museum of the Yeard Award 2022.

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Nordiska museet nominated for European Museum of the Yeard Award

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 will be held in Tartu, Estonia from 4 to 7 May 2022.

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My Norden Poster – international poster contest

My Norden Poster 2022 is an international travel poster contest where we seek a contemporary interpretation of the classic travel poster for the Nordic countries. My Norden Poster 2022 is open to graphic designers, artists and illustrators. Five finalists will be exhibited in the vintage travel poster exhibition Come to Norden, which opens at Nordiska museet in March, 2022.

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Two Directions: new entrance and artpiece

Welcome to our newly renovated backyard and Two directions, an artistically decorated entrance by artist Outi Pieski.
To the backyard 

British – Ever so Nordic

This exhibiton is about Nordic fashion and lifestyle with influences from Britain.

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