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Swedish Museum of Performing Arts

2 Sibyllegatan, Stockholm 114 51, Sweden
+46 8 519 567 00
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Amazing!

It's actually closed for renovations now, but it was packed with interesting demos before. I can't... read more

Reviewed 7 August 2015
Paula G
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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
Strange & unusual

This is a strange museum, I came away not really understanding a lot of what was on display. There... read more

Reviewed 31 July 2014
Jolyon67
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Melbourne, Australia
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In 2017 the Swedish Museum of Performing Arts will open in Stockholm. A new hub for music, theatre and dance - where innovation and cultural heritage meet. A Stage - a Forum - A Voice. A museum of human creativity.
  • Excellent49%
  • Very good26%
  • Average23%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
7 Aug 2015
“Amazing!”
31 Jul 2014
“Strange & unusual”
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Hours Today: 11:00 - 18:00
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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2 Sibyllegatan, Stockholm 114 51, Sweden
Ostermalm
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+46 8 519 567 00
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Reviewed 7 August 2015

It's actually closed for renovations now, but it was packed with interesting demos before. I can't imagine why they dicided to renovate, since it was great!

Thank Paula G
Reviewed 31 July 2014

This is a strange museum, I came away not really understanding a lot of what was on display. There are a lot of hands on exhibits where you can try out various musical instruments. Aside from this there were artworks ? sculptures? just an odd...More

Thank Jolyon67
Reviewed 3 May 2014 via mobile

We dissapointed about the fact that museum is closed untill 2016. But nearby there is excellent army museum. We really advise to visit it.

1  Thank Дарья С
Reviewed 21 March 2014

I formerly LOVED the old cosy Musikmuseet - and so did my family and parents. Both small children and (very) grown up musical gourmets. Nowadays nearly all the charm is gone. The staff look grey and bored. The exhibition "Mascerade" was a good example of...More

Thank Thordon
Reviewed 2 October 2013

This used to be our favourite museum in Stockholm and Sweden but now its image has changed. Its playful happiness and friendly staff has turned to grey and boring. New exhibitions are not user friendly at all. It is even more difficult to find stuff...More

Thank bigpeace
Reviewed 9 March 2013

it's located in a very elegant and old building. very easily accessed. nice display and instruments to try out. drum sets are always occupied by someone, haha. not a main sightseeing spot but a lovely one.

Thank Litsu
Reviewed 10 September 2012

Very nice museum but hard to find. Old sign on facade. Inside brilliant, interesting and much learnung by hands on. Text signs were good too! (More than usually in museums) Staff looking like swedish trolls - but serviceminded. Good for kids and adults. We be...More

2  Thank bigpeace
Reviewed 28 August 2012

A small music and theatre museum, close to the Army Museum. Some nice interactive areas for children of all ages. Some of the exhibits on the website are no longer there (folk instruments for example), at least short term, but the staff were excellent and...More

Thank Peter W
Reviewed 21 April 2012

Not as much to do as they would have you believe. I think we have more musical instruments in our home than this place. And you probably do too. There seems to be a lot of - Under Construction - so this bodes well. If...More

1  Thank Martin B
Reviewed 22 December 2011

This museum is amazing and so much fun for children. We had to practically tear my 1-year-old grandson away from the instruments, he had so much fun playing them and hearing the different sounds. Unfortunately, we didn't have time to view the upper rooms; we...More

1  Thank palmtreebonnie
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Ostermalm
With its high-end shopping facilities and
Michelin-starred restaurants, Östermalm is definitely
the poshest part of central Stockholm. Here you will
find Stockholm’s most majestic residential buildings,
a beautiful market hall from 1888 displaying gourmet
foods from around the world and the Swedish Royal
Dramatic Theatre with its awe-inspiring architecture.
At night, legendary nightclubs make the perfect
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