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Postmuseum

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Address: Lilla Nygatan 6 | T-Gamla Stan, Stockholm 103 11, Sweden
Phone Number: 46 10 436 44 39
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11:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Tue 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Wed 11:00 am - 7:00 pm
Thu - Sun 11:00 am - 4:00 pm

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Educational experience how post evolved

Using my Stockholm card, entrance was inclusive. Insightful experience covering the postal evolution.

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 12, 2015
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Palo Alto, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015

Excellent little museum. The museum really does a terrific job giving you an intro to stamps. Swedish and English signs. Cute gift shop.

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Belgrade
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

I've been so many times in this Museum. Staff are really nice and lot of different items could be viewed. Do not miss lunch in their restaurant, it is also nice. They have several good meeting rooms. Location is perfect, Old city, few steps from Gamla Stan subway station. On the opposite side of the street, very good Victory hotel... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2015

Using my Stockholm card, entrance was inclusive. Insightful experience covering the postal evolution.

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Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015 via mobile

This is a good museum that traces the history of communication especially delivery of the mail. It is interesting and has just the right amount of information to read in English. The second floor has several interactive exhibits that will especially be enjoyed by kids. If you like stamps, there are lots of these too, both to view and purchase.... More 

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Stockholm, Sweden
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014

That a concept of the postal system can be converted to a museum for all to experience is something that needs to be seen to be believed..... Complete models and real life exhibits of the way the postal system has evolved is quite elaborately depicted in the museum. Interesting anectodes are spaced out within the 3 floors to experience. Hands... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

A larger museum than expected that represents good value for money for Stockholm. It starts off with a history of the post office, including vehicles from the time, and moves on to current communications and a beautiful stamp collection. Even in summer the museum wasn't too busy, meaning that adults could try the hands-on activities too. Kids' workshops (in the... More 

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The Hague, The Netherlands
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2014 via mobile

Nice museum about the Swedish post service from the earliest messages to modern days. A lot to do for children 5-10 years-old, but also adults can enjoy the historical items and huge stamp collection.

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2013

This was a fascinating find in Stockholm's Gamla Stan area. An informative and well-presented exhibition on the ground floor (all translated into English) tells the history of Sweden's postal service. Spacious and reasonably priced cafe with salad bar on the first floor. Shop and lockers on the ground floor. There was no entry fee.

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2013

I have to say, I didn't expect much when I came here, but was most pleasantly surprised! The exhibitions gives the visitor a tour through the postal history of Sweden, and it manages to cater for both childrens and adults without seeming to "play ground-y". The restaurant can also be recommended!

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Linkoping, Sweden
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2012

Apart from the collections and exhibits, there is lots to do for the children in the basement. The lunch restaruant is excellent and not so expensive and if you are lucky you can get some older stamp catalogues or books cheeap in the library, where they put outdated/surplus books for sale.

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