Discover the Army Museum

Welcome to Armémuseum – one of Sweden’s best historical museums, with exhibitions on three spacious floors.

Accompany men, women and children on their journey through wartime and peacetime. Take a walk through Swedish history, from 1500 to the present day, among fascinating historical objects and realistic scenes. Experience living conditions for soldiers, their families and the general population.

In the “children’s trail” activity, children can search for clues that lead them to the spoils of war. 

Temporary exhibition: War Games 

Go on a trip to the world of war games – from medieval knight´s chess to tabletop science
fantasy miniature wargames of today. See how the games were used in military training
and how it has influenced important events in history. On display 24 Feb 2017 – 7 Jan 2018.

Guided tours in English 

If you are here during the summer guided tours in English daily are held every day in between June and August. Included in the entrance fee, no need to book in advance.

For other times please ask in the reception.

Raoul Wallenberg room

In a mini-exhibition you can get acquainted with the man who saved tens of thousands of people from the Nazis. 

Trophies

Russian, Polish and Danish banners, and other trophies captured in war, are on display from our main collection. The trophy collection is unique and is part of the global cultural heritage.

Opening hours September–May

Tuesday: 11.00–20.00 
Wednesday–Sunday: 11.00–17.00 

Opening hours June–August 

Monday–Sunday 10.00–17.00 

Closed 

Good Friday, Easter Monday, Midsummer Eve, Midsummer Day, the Sunday after Midsummer, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, Boxing Day, New Year’s Eve and New Year’s Day.

Entrance fee

Free admission.

Finding Armémuseum

Armémuseum is located at Riddargatan 13, in central Östermalm, Stockholm. The nearest metro station is Östermalmstorg, Östermalmstorg/Sibyllegatan exit. You can also take the number 7 Spårväg City tram or buses 69, 52, 76 or 62 to Nybroplan.

Restaurant

In the museum restaurant Borggården you can enjoy a well-cooked lunch, delicious pastries, or have a glass of beer or wine.

Museum shop

The museum shop offers something for all ages – toys, presents, souvenirs and many kinds of books.

Luggage

The museum has lockers in different sizes where you can leave your luggage during your visit. If your bag does not fit you can ask to leave it at the reception desk. The lockers are free of charge.  

Contact

Armémuseum 
Visiting address: Riddargatan 13
Postal address: Box 14095, SE-104 41 Stockholm, Sweden
+46 (0)8 519 563 01
info@armemuseum.se

Guided tour bookings
+46 (0)8 519 563 03
bokning@armemuseum.se

Museum manager
Carl Zarmén
+46 8 519 563 61
carl.zarmen@armemuseum.se