Before You Visit Us

We are so glad you are planning to visit us! Here is everything you need to know before your visit to the museum.

How to Find Us

Means of Transportation

The Museum of Ethnography is located in the Museum Park in Gärdet, next to the Technical Museum, Police Museum, Riksidrotts Museum and the Maritime Museum. You can easily reach us by bus 69 from Sergels Torg, and get off Museiparken bus stop. The closest subway station is Karlaplan or if you are using the tram, then you can absolutely get off at Djurgårdsbron station (the museum is in 20-minute walk proximity).

You can plan your trip prior to the visit using the SL Travel Planner.

Car

Parking spaces are located outside the museum and in the surrounding area.

Free Internet Connection

We offer our visitors free Wi-Fi. Please ask for login details at our reception.

Photographing

You can shoot pictures without using flash, a tripod and selfie stick. Please share your pictures in social media channels.

Please contact the reception if you plan to shoot pictures for commercial use.

Bags and umbrellas

Backpacks, larger bags (or equivalent) and umbrellas are to be stored in the lockers for visitors' safety. Coin-free cabinets are located adjacent to the entrance of the museum.

Children carts and Baby Changing Facilities

It is permitted to bring in a stroller to the museum, and we dedicate a stroller parking outside our restaurant for that purpose. Yet, you are not allowed to bring the stroller into the restaurant. There is a changing room available for infants/babies in all our restrooms.

Pets

Only guide dogs are permitted to be in the premises. Do not leave your pet tied at the entrance of the museum.

Food & Beverage

Our Matmekka restaurant is open on Tuesdays – Sundays from 11.00 to 17.00, and on Wednesdays from 11.00 to 20.00.

Click on the link to read more about Matmekka.

Food and beverage provided may be taken in the designated location only. Please contact the reception (010-456 12 99) prior to your visit.

Guided Tours

The museum offers weekly viewings which are open to everyone. It is always good to book your own viewing session with the museum's educators if you are a group visiting the museum.

Read more about viewings and how to book.

Store

The museum showcases a massive collection of jewellery, books, toys and other items from all over the world for sale. You are welcome to visit our store to look around, or to purchase your memorable gift or souvenir.

Here you can find our store page.

Accessibility

Here you can find information about accessibility at the museum.

Do you have any questions?

Please contact us if you have any other questions!

The Museum of Ethnography Reception: 010-456 12 99

Email:

Welcome to our museum!