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“Under renovation”
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Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
Owner description: Nationalmuseum is Sweden's premier museum of art and design. Due to renovation, Nationalmuseum's regular museum building is closed until 2018. Visit our temporary exhibition space at Konstakademien (The Royal Swedish Academy of Fine Arts) in Stockholm on Fredsgatan 12. We also have an exhibition space at floor 4 in Kulturhuset Stadsteatern called Nationalmuseum Design.
Skovde, Sweden
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“Under renovation”
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 8, 2013

I only see the outside and wasn't able to get in. The museum is under renovation. Words has it that it'll open in 2016 or 2017.

Visited October 2013
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“Under renovation - reopening in 2017”
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 31, 2013

Most of the important paintings on tour while the Gallery undergoes a major renovation. The Museum is mounting temporary exhibitions at the Konstakademien until the renovaitona are completed

Visited August 2013
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San Rafael, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 5, 2013

We were shocked to see a historic exhibit. There is a section of the museum that chronicles the way Swedes lived for 300 years. Displays of dining rooms, bedrooms and kitchens over the years. When we got to the 1960's exhibit, it was our living room in Cincinnati, Ohio in 1966. The furniture, lamps and wall coverings were our things...we felt so old!!! :-)

This is a great location with a SUPERIOR cafe on the first floor.

Visited May 2013
3 Thank TheRuppanners
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Austin, Texas
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 26, 2013

Lots of interesting exhibitions--make sure you see the glasswork and interior design pieces. Useful as a overview of Swedish history, too.

Visited August 2012
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“Excellent art gallery of international standing”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 28, 2013

for art lovers, this is the number one attraction in Stockholm and is one of the world's top museums, comprising an international collection of old masters paintings including Scandinavian art by masters such as Carl Larsson. There are also special exhibitions during the year. The museum is located on one of the city's many islands, now joined to the mainland. A walk to the museum gives attractive views across to the Old Town, while the adjoining bridge over to Skeppsholmen gives stunning maritime views in both directions from the middle of the bridge.

Visited September 2012
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