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Nationalmuseum

Sergels Torg, Stockholm, Sweden
+46 8 519 543 00
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Great paintings, not-so-great design/furniture stuff

The art and sculpture part of the National Museum is fantastic (top floor). There is a wide... read more

Reviewed September 13, 2011
TCU_2003
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Olathe, KS
Great painting and design museum

There are two parts: - the painting section (Middle Ages to 1900) which is great - the swedish... read more

Reviewed September 10, 2011
Fabien E
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Nice, France
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Nationalmuseum is Sweden's premier museum of art and design. Due to renovation, the Nationalmuseum main building is closed and will open again for visits the fall of 2018. Meanwhile, visit our temporary exhibition galleries for design and applied arts in Kulturhuset Stadsteatern, floor 4, Sergels Torg, called Nationalmuseum Design.
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Sergels Torg, Stockholm, Sweden
Norrmalm
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Reviewed September 13, 2011

The art and sculpture part of the National Museum is fantastic (top floor). There is a wide variety of paintings and sculptures from both Swedish artists and non-Swedish artists. However, I did not enjoy at all the lower floor, which was the Swedish Design Seciton....More

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Reviewed September 10, 2011

There are two parts: - the painting section (Middle Ages to 1900) which is great - the swedish design section, where a lot of things are explained thanks to the audio guides, really really interesting. I would say that 2 hours are really a minimum...More

Thank Fabien E
Reviewed August 30, 2011

I had a wonderful time exploring this museum. I have been to some of the best art museums in the world and I count this amoung them. The architecture was fantastic and both the temporary and permanent exhibits were extraordinary. I loved every moment spent...More

1  Thank mvanvlack
Reviewed August 15, 2011

"Lust & Vice " I believe left Aug. 14th but it was a real shocker. It was show of Erotica that existed since the 16th century & up until the present.

Thank flossy210
Reviewed August 5, 2011

As national art museums go, Stockholm's is a little disappointing. The collection has some wonderful paintings, but few "blockbusters." Somehow, this museum seems dark and uninviting. We did enjoy the work of several Swedish artists who we've never run into before. Getting to see their...More

Thank DebiDJ
Reviewed June 21, 2011

Where else can u admire 7 Rembrandts to one wall view addition to most other classical artists?

Thank Sassare
Reviewed September 23, 2009

It is somewhat diffictul to write a review of this place. The building from 1866 is a reason to go--it is stately with steep steps, alot of marble, very high ceilings--a really beautiful place. The art work is good, but not world class. There are...More

2  Thank Pnemiller
Reviewed August 6, 2009

I loved this museum, although the fact that it only opens at 11 could be problematic if you don't have much time in the city. The entrance hall features some amazing frescoes by Carl Larsson, and the first floor contains a fascinating walk through Swedish...More

3  Thank KairdiffGirl
Reviewed August 2, 2009

It was very big but it was not our cup of tea! too much going on according to our opinion! We got lost at some point infact!

1  Thank xarmejnzizzi
Reviewed April 4, 2006

A lovely modern art museum, worth a visit. It's not a huge collection, but still plenty to see with a selection from 1900 - 1970 (with the usual attractions pf Matisse, Warhol etc to keep you entertained). The building itself is a really pleasant space...More

4  Thank 1crcc
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Norrmalm
Norrmalm is Stockholm’s most central and busiest
neighborhood. It’s home to the main shopping street,
Drottninggatan, and to Stockholm icons like the
Sergels Torg glass obelisk, the famous Hay Market with
its Carl Milles sculptures, and the Hötorget
Skyscrapers, a sight on every other Stockholm
postcard. Norrmalm is also home to Sweden’s most
traditional department stores Nordiska Kompaniet and
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