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Royal Coin Cabinet

Gamla Stan Slottsbacken 6 | Box 5428, Stockholm 111 30, Sweden
+46 8 519 553 04
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Fun to see - lots of money on view!

Although not a must see the Royal Coin Cabinet was really interesting - history of money was... read more

Reviewed October 12, 2016
MJ2E
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Ellicott City, Maryland
A coin lovers heaven - and free!

This incredible small museum, free entry, is part of the Royal Palace complex. Look for it if... read more

Reviewed September 18, 2016
leoniregina
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London, United Kingdom
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Gamla Stan Slottsbacken 6 | Box 5428, Stockholm 111 30, Sweden
Gamla Stan & Riddarholmen
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Reviewed October 12, 2016

Although not a must see the Royal Coin Cabinet was really interesting - history of money was fascinating and it was interesting to see all the ways we have figured out to pay each other!

Thank MJ2E
Reviewed September 18, 2016

This incredible small museum, free entry, is part of the Royal Palace complex. Look for it if coins and money float your boat. The is also free audio guide and lockers (put in krona which is returned). Not just Swedish money, but American, European and...More

Thank leoniregina
Reviewed August 4, 2016

I passed along here by chance, and decided to take a sneak peek. I could not see entrance fee so walked just walked in. There are really many different coins from the right start (those were actually stones) to the modern paper notes. On the...More

Thank Annette S
Reviewed August 3, 2016

Free - always a good start. Plenty of effort put into displaying coins in an interesting, yet adult, way. Largest coin in the world.

Thank Linda C
Reviewed July 18, 2016

Firstly this is one of very rare museums in Stockholm (otherwise expensive city) where there is no entrance fee. The museum is spread across three floors where there are collections of coins and currencies across the globe. The coins and currency are not just limited...More

Thank vasavapr
Reviewed July 13, 2016 via mobile

Located across the street from the popular and crowded museums by the royal palace, this museum is interesting with lots of money from prehistoric times to present, free of charge!

Thank Mathias S
Reviewed July 11, 2016

We weren't expecting much of the coin museum, and in fact waited until our last day to see it. That said, this museum was a wonderful find. There's not a whole lot of English signage, especially on the upper floors, but what signage there is...More

1  Thank NorthernWanderlust
Reviewed July 8, 2016

Plenty of unique and antique collection for coins and notes. A lot of historical moment which could let us knew the improvement of human being. And the most important is FREE admission.

Thank Small_BuG_123
Reviewed May 7, 2016

Honestly I stopped in for a little break because the museum has free admission. I was pleasantly surprised to find some really good exhibits. The only disappointment was the lack of signs in English at the Viking exhibit. I wanted to learn more about what...More

Thank hpriony
Reviewed April 1, 2016 via mobile

Coins are not my thing at all but it was surprisingly informative, very well organised and they had a lift the coin challenge 😏the pig medallion was worth it. And it's free!!

Thank Rachel P
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Riddarholm Church. Gamla Stan tends to be a bit
touristy at times but is definitely worth visiting:
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Yes. They allow you to photograph without restriction. But using those photos for other than strictly personal may require their consent. Since you are involved in a museum, you can connect officially. Who knows, they might... More
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