Research & Collections

Research & Collections

The Museum of World Culture has around 100,000 objects spread across 2,500 collections from around the world that are managed and shown to the public in Sweden and abroad. The exhibitions highlight contemporary global issues through a combination of our own and borrowed objects and photographs, films and artwork. Vital knowledge about the collections is kept alive through the collaboration with international researchers.

Research at the Museum of
World Culture

Object Identification

Research service

Book a time for a research and study visit to our achive and collections.

The museum library

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Here you will find information about the loan process and current and previous loans from the National Museums of World Culture.

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