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If you like dance you'll love this museum but . .

I made a point of searching this museum out as I had read that it had a fine collection of early... read more

Reviewed July 18, 2018
Weston super Mare, United Kingdom
For Performing Arts Lovers

Amazed to see the founder's passion in dance and his collection of dance related items from all... read more

Reviewed April 15, 2017
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At the heart of Stockholm is Dansmuseet, a museum dedicated to world dance. Apart from the permanent displays, several temporary exhibitions are put on every year. Dance films are always available and live performances. There is a large selection of...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
17 Drottninggatan | 111 51, Stockholm 111 51, Sweden
+46 4684417651
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Reviewed July 18, 2018

I made a point of searching this museum out as I had read that it had a fine collection of early 20th century Ballet Russes costumes designed by some of the century's greatest artists. Even though I was looking out for the place, I managed...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed July 15, 2018

This museum is dedicated to dance and costumes from various cultures. The exhibits are very interesting with music, videos and displays. I only wish I had allowed more time!

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed December 15, 2017

I stumbled on this museum unexpectedly, but what a nice suprise. The building is not that big, but the decor is amazing! They found a way to put a lot of info in a limited space and in a very lovely and interactive way. One...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed July 13, 2017

I had not read about this museum before my trip to Stockholm and I kind of stumbled upon it one day walking to my hotel and made a mental note to come back when it was open. I am so glad I did. It looks...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed June 2, 2017

Small museum dedicated to the dance and especially to the history of the Swedish ballet. Only for fans of the topic, not for generic tourists. Audio guide via smartphone only in Swedish. Free Wi-Fi available.

Date of experience: May 2017
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Reviewed May 31, 2017

Close to the harbour, and downtown walking areas, this converted office space is a dense gallery of well designed exhibits. Although most of the displays are static, they attempt through drawer enabled switches and modest sound tracks to involve the viewer. The icons of dance,...More

Date of experience: May 2017
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Reviewed April 15, 2017 via mobile

Amazed to see the founder's passion in dance and his collection of dance related items from all around the world. Small but a performing arts lover would enjoy it.

Date of experience: April 2017
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Reviewed August 16, 2016

This is a specialized, niche museum and many times these types of museums are every intimate and interesting because they tend to be very focused on the specific theme (eg the Fotofgrafiska). However, this museum was generally disappointing. There was a lot of promise, but...More

Date of experience: August 2016
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Reviewed July 28, 2016

This museum is located spot ON Drottninggatan on your way to the Old Town. It offers great exhibitions which are from time to time free to see. It has a really good restaurant. And a small store with music, dance videos and swedish handmade handicraft....More

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank Anna S
Reviewed July 23, 2016

As I was very interested in dance, I made it a must to visit this museum and it did not disappoint me. On entering, you arrive to a huge space which to me represent a dance stage with ongoing snippets of films/ dance/ performances on...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank HJene
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