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Royal Treasury (Skattkammaren)

Address: at the Royal Palace | Gamla Stan, Kungliga Slottet, Stockholm, Sweden (Södermalm)
Phone Number: 46 8 402 61 30
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Ranked #97 of 144 Attractions in Stockholm
Type: Castles, Museums, Cultural
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Type: Castles, Museums, Cultural
Tue - Sun 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm

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Ballarat, Australia
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23 reviews 23 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

Want an in depth history tour? Visit this beautiful part of Stockholm and you will leave with an abundance of wisdom. The tour goes for roughly an hour and wow....the tour guide could literally talk all day! Plus her Swedish accent was interesting to listen to :)

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Belgrade, Serbia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

Situated beneath the Hall of State room in the Royal palace, the Treasury houses the Royal regalia including crowns, swords,.... It is not as interesting as the Treasury in the Tower of London, but similar on a smaller scale. If you have the Stockholm card do pay a small 20 minute visit, as it is free then.

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Nether Whitacre, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

We visited the treasury. Luckily we had the Stockholm card so entry was free which was good, because we literately only spend about 10mins in the vault. There's some nice piece of treasury there, but don't expect to see vast amounts of it. It's literally 2 small rooms, and gets easily crowded. Worth a visit if you have the Stockholm... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

If you have a Stockholm Card, don't miss it. It is very small, just a few things, but here are priceless jewels from Sweden history. Sweden had to be enormously rich country in the past.

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Moscow, Russia
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14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

There are 3 small rooms with treasure in Royal Palace. Not bad, but after Armoury Chamber in Moscow it is not very impressive. There are few exhibits in tresury. It is worth seeing with Stockholm card but not for additional pay.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

This is something you just have to see if you are in Stockholm and is interested in Swedish history. It has everything from a bygone era and reflects our past in a good way and there are a lot of interesting things to look at and read about.

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Melbourne, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

Included in the price for the Royal Palace - which is worth the ticket price. Like others have said, make sure you get a Stockholm card before venturing here to make it worth your while. No photos are allowed and the museum isn't very memorable. The Royal Armoury on the other hand has a lot more glitter and gold.

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Launceston, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

Visited after watching the "changing of the guard" so the rooms were crowded. The items were well displayed. As I remember there was little English in display notes, but on the way out purchased book and that has provided the required detail. Fascinating funeral crown of Louisa Ulrika.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

Admission to this royal palace museum is included in the ticket price to the Royal apartments. Because it is a vault like room, the space is small and gets crowded quickly, particularly when a palace tour guide is longwinded about pointing out details of the items in the display cases and telling stories about the royals who used them. I... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

Like most museums in Stockholm, it seems, this one is overpriced for the 10-15 minutes it took to get through it. Fortunately it was included in the Stockholm Card so that made it worth the look. If you don't have one of these cards, don't bother. There is very limited information, the jewels are not very spectacular (compared with crown... More 

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