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Hallwyl Museum (Hallwylska Museet)

4 Hamngatan, Stockholm 111 47, Sweden
+46 8 402 30 99
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Wonderful glimpse into the past...

Almost everything in Stockholm is expensive so the idea of a free museum may come across as too... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
David T
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Milford, Massachusetts
Strangely intimate for such a eclectic collection.

Even though the family were collectors of everything from swords to antique china, you still feel... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Elizabeth F
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WELCOME TO THE HALLWYL MUSEUMLeave the noise of the city behind you and step 100 years back in time! Walk through the doors of Hallwyl House, located at No.4 Hamngatan in the heart of Stockholm. Find out about Countess Wilhelmina von Hallwyl and her family – their fascinating history and the magnificent home she created at the end of the 19th century. The Countess’s dedicated collecting resulted in one of Sweden’s largest assemblages of art, porcelain and antique furniture. Experience period luxuries and modern conveniences in the Count and Countess’s lavish house, with its dining room, salons, smoking room, weapons room, billiards rooms and porcelain room!ADMISSION- SEK 70/Adult- Guided tour of all floors, including admission: SEK 100- Free entry for children up to 18 years of age.OPENING HOURSJan–Jun, Sep–Dec: Tue, Thu–Sun 12–4pm, Wed 12–7pmJul–Aug: Tue–Sun 10am–4pmAUDIO GUIDE: Swedish and English
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4 Hamngatan, Stockholm 111 47, Sweden
Norrmalm
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+46 8 402 30 99
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Almost everything in Stockholm is expensive so the idea of a free museum may come across as too good to be true and thus turn some people off. DON'T LET IT. Hallwylska Museet is fabulous and well worth at least an hour or two of...More

Thank David T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Even though the family were collectors of everything from swords to antique china, you still feel like your in someone's home--someone incredibly wealthy. Very glad we went.

Thank Elizabeth F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I had some time to kill, and this was walkable, so I decided to give it a try. What a gem of a place. And free entry - such a pleasant surprise in expensive Stockholm! Fascinating rooms (there are English and Swedish laminated guides for...More

1  Thank sbizzle
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It is very good idea - to visit this museum, specially , when it is rainy .Its location is favorable - central Stockholm . The Hallwyl Hause belonged in the past to the Count and Countess von Hallwyl and was donated at the beginning of...More

Thank dianap0p0va
Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

Little paradise in the middle of the hectic City of Stockholm. Inner garden of the Hallwyl Museum is a nice cafe/bar where you can listen singing birds and comfortably quiet lounge music while drinking a glass of sparkling or a cup of coffee. But don't...More

Thank Minna B
Reviewed 3 June 2017

I wouldn't make this a destination, but if you happen to pass by, it's a nice little diversion. It's pretty dark inside, but it's free.

Thank Oona M
Reviewed 24 May 2017

In the centre of Stockholm you can visit the house of one of the wealthiest families at the beginning of 19th century. The house is well preserved in the state it was around 1920 when the owner died. Free entrance. No Wi-Fi. Audio-guide available (40...More

Thank MarcoSpi61
Reviewed 12 May 2017

Yes they were rich. Yes they have amazing palace in the centre of the city... hmm. All this just was a bit too much to me. For some reason I did not enjoy seeing all the great riches of someone so ridiculously more fortunate than...More

Thank Henna_M_
Reviewed 6 May 2017

It`s awesome that tourists have an opportunity to see all this free of charge! Thank you so much! Marvellous furniture, great art objects, porcelain collection from different countries and many other things to admire. Feels like in a palace :)

Thank Adorable3
Reviewed 3 May 2017

This is an amazing museum, and with free admission, don't miss it! The house is so intricate and beautiful. I have never done the tour, but would like to at some point. Don't miss the information cards in each room to learn about the different...More

Thank katieinistanbul
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Norrmalm
Norrmalm is Stockholm’s most central and busiest
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Sergels Torg glass obelisk, the famous Hay Market with
its Carl Milles sculptures, and the Hötorget
Skyscrapers, a sight on every other Stockholm
postcard. Norrmalm is also home to Sweden’s most
traditional department stores Nordiska Kompaniet and
...More
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Response from DohaInternational | Reviewed this property |
Yes at least I did. They are not that great and the family bought some fakes. The attic is full.
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