We cherish our neighborhood. That is why we have chosen to highlight some of our favorite shops, attractions and excursions in a Neighborhood guide so that you as a guest can get to know our Stockholm.
OUR NEIGHBORHOOD GUIDE
The mission of the Swedish Museum of Architecture is to shed light on architecture, urban planning, and development planning throughout the ages. The museum’s exhibitions deal with both current and historic topics. More than 500 architects and architectural firms are represented here, with designs, documents, models, photographs and books.
Experience one of Europe’s premier collections of art from the 20th century until today, with artists such as Picasso, Dali, and Matisse. The museum also houses a restaurant, an espresso bar and a gift shop.
Come face to face with Asia at the Museum of Far Eastern Antiquities. Here you’ll find an exciting mix of art and culture from China with the middle kingdom, India and South-East Asia.
Fotografiska is one of the world’s largest meeting places for contemporary photography. Fotografiska presents four unique large exhibitions and about 20 smaller exhibitions annually. In addition to the large exhibition, Fotografiska also houses a book and souvenir shop, a restaurant, a photo gallery. In the bar on the top floor you will find one of Stockholm’s very best vantage points
With its narrow lanes and beautiful medieval buildnings, the area is echanting. It is like a city within a city with masses of shops, galleries and small intimate taverns down in the atmospheric cellar vaults. The Old Town is actually an island that connects the northern and southern parts of the city. It is here the original Stockholm sprang up more than 750 years ago. Some of the attractions in the Old Town are the Royal Palace, The Great Church (Storkyrkan) and the Christmas market on Stortorget, which is a very popular treat as Christmas approaches.
Welcome to one of the largest palaces in Europe! The Royal Palace is the official residence of His Majesty the King of Sweden, with over 600 rooms.
Skansen consists of the oldest open-air museum in the world and the Stockholm Zoo, with a beautiful location in Royal Djurgården and view over all of Stockholm.
ABBA The Museum
Welcome to ABBA The Museum. Naturally, the members’ costumes, gold records, original items, memorabilia, and much, much more are here. But at this museum you are an important part of the experience! they simply want you to experience the feeling of being the 5th ABBA member. To find out what you would look like in their legendary stage costumes, to sing at the Polar Studio, to experience exciting hologram illusions, and to enter the stage together with the band.