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The Nobel Museum

Gamla Stan & Riddarholmen
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Address: Boershuset Stortorget 2 | Gamla Stan, Stockholm 111 29, Sweden
Phone Number:
+46 8 534 818 00
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Fee: Yes

The Nobel Museum offers exhibits on the history of the prize and its...

The Nobel Museum offers exhibits on the history of the prize and its winners.

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Great museum, very informative and it was great we could access their wifi and connect to their website for the audio guide which was very helpful!

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
Bucharest, Romania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Was a nice exhibition about a few thing what the nobel prices where gaven for. Also cool to see on the cealing how many nobel winner there are at the moment! Will visit it again.

Thank Tim O
Bucharest, Romania
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Great museum, very informative and it was great we could access their wifi and connect to their website for the audio guide which was very helpful!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a small but information packed museum. It is definitely worth a visit. Take the tour! The guides speak perfect English and answer all of your questions. When you walk in you will see pillars showing the current year's recipients. Overhead a continual loop of all the winners circles above you. It takes six hours to go all the... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Worth a visit if you have the Stockholm pass and get in for free. Not a lot to see and so visit doesn't not take long.

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Stockholm, Sweden
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This museum is packed with interesting information. Even if it is small you can spend everything from one hour to half the day here. If you want an overview and introduction to the Nobel price follow a guided tour. As a science (or literature) affectionate you will be happy just strolling around absorbing the information and reflect on the ideas... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The museum gives excellent information on a number of interesting Nobel prize winners. In particular the latest ones. But also on the past ones. It also has some interesting exhibitions. I recommend to use the audio guide.

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London, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There are free guided tours of this museum. They aren't that often, but a must in my viewpoint, otherwise you'll be lost to the meaning and purpose of the exhibits and quirky history that surrounds the tales of those laureates issued the prizes. Not that kid friendly....120skr entry I thought was too much. Done in 1hr, and that was with... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A fantastic place if you want some condensed information about the Nobel Prize and Nobel Laureates. Small in size, but with lot's of content. Join the guided tours, the staff is fantastic!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

While it is in the heart of Old town (Gamla stan) go there (New building like a golden brick, check for the latest news online) . It is big fun to know who is Nobel, why we need to know more about Nobel. This is good place for kids, they offer some interaction activities. I recommend to take guide tour,... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We almost passed on this based on a few bad reviews and I'm SO glad we didn't. Granted, it is just one floor but is very well done with two rooms running loops of video - one with interviews of the laureates speaking in laymen's terms and talking about their thought processes and inspirations. Many interactive displays, including high- powered... More 

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Gamla Stan & Riddarholmen
Gamla Stan is Stockholm’s historic old town and home to the Swedish Royal Palace. It’s the most central island of Stockholm and accompanied by the small island of Riddarholmen, mainly known for its famous Riddarholm Church. Gamla Stan tends to be a bit touristy at times but is definitely worth visiting: take a stroll past the well-preserved buildings and through the small (and also Sweden’s narrowest) alleys, which will make you feel like you’ve travelled back in time. This neighborhood offers a great combination of historical buildings and traditional Swedish restaurants.
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