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Royal Coin Cabinet

6 Slottsbacken | Box 5428, Stockholm 111 30, Sweden
+46 8 519 553 04
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This is a free museum and takes about an a hour to go through. If you are interested in collecting... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Gary W
Toronto, Canada
The history of money in one place.

Another free to enter fascinating display in Stockholm. The smallest coin, the biggest, the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Perth, Australia
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6 Slottsbacken | Box 5428, Stockholm 111 30, Sweden
Gamla Stan & Riddarholmen
+46 8 519 553 04
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Reviewed 4 days ago

This is a free museum and takes about an a hour to go through. If you are interested in collecting coins you have to go here and if you are not it is still very interesting. They have free audio tours which is recommended. We...More

Thank Gary W
Reviewed 1 week ago

Another free to enter fascinating display in Stockholm. The smallest coin, the biggest, the heaviest, the most worthless paper money and just about everything else about money that you could ever think about. Far too much to take in and read all in one visit,...More

Thank POstcardswa
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Fun and nicely organized coin museum. lots to see and very interesting! They also have a small book store.

Thank Ifeelpretty01
Reviewed 17 May 2017

The one I visited is the "Coin Museum" which is oposite the Royal coin cabinet at number 8. Anyway, it's fun and free little museum with lot of interesting facts about money and it's history. Sadly, not everything is translated but still fun to look...More

Thank b0lence
Reviewed 9 March 2017 via mobile

It started as a free - entrance walking - in and passing by - it turned out to be a very interesting visit deep into the History! Especially we were astonished to see real money from post - war, extremelly inflated Germany. Unexpected impressions are...More

Thank Vlad V
Reviewed 25 February 2017 via mobile

A good find, with free admission and an excellent collection of coins and notes across time telling the history of money. Well worth a visit, but if you do, brush up on your Swedish because the exhibit translations are surprisingly less frequent than other museums.

Thank Peter F
Reviewed 8 November 2016

There's a lot of money on show here, from Sweden and around the world, but - especially as admission is free - it is worth a visit if you are in the area of the old town (it's just to the North) and have seen...More

Thank MKMapman
Reviewed 29 October 2016

We went into this museum without much expectations except to see Sweden's historical curencies. It was free and we had time in hand. But then what I saw, makes me classify it as a "MUST SEE" in Stockholm. It actually catalogs global economic history with...More

Thank Kolkata_Babu
Reviewed 12 October 2016

Although not a must see the Royal Coin Cabinet was really interesting - history of money was fascinating and it was interesting to see all the ways we have figured out to pay each other!

Thank MJ2E
Reviewed 18 September 2016

This incredible small museum, free entry, is part of the Royal Palace complex. Look for it if coins and money float your boat. The is also free audio guide and lockers (put in krona which is returned). Not just Swedish money, but American, European and...More

Thank leoniregina
Gamla Stan & Riddarholmen
Gamla Stan is Stockholm’s historic old town and home
to the Swedish Royal Palace. It’s the most central
island of Stockholm and accompanied by the small
island of Riddarholmen, mainly known for its famous
Riddarholm Church. Gamla Stan tends to be a bit
touristy at times but is definitely worth visiting:
take a stroll past the well-preserved buildings and
through the small (and also Sweden’s narrowest)
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Response from Kolkata_Babu | Reviewed this property |
Yes. They allow you to photograph without restriction. But using those photos for other than strictly personal may require their consent. Since you are involved in a museum, you can connect officially. Who knows, they might... More