Nationalmuseum is the national gallery of Sweden, located on the peninsula Blasieholmen in central Stockholm.
The museum's operations stretches far beyond the borders of Blasieholmen, the nationalmuseum manage the National Portrait gallery collection at Gripshom, Gustavsbergporclain museum, a handful of castle collections and the Swedish Institute in Paris. In the summer of 2018 Nationalmuseum Jamtli opened in Östersund as a way to show a part of the collection in the north of Sweden.The museum's benefactors include King Gustav III and Carl Gustaf Tessin. The museum was founded in 1792 as Kungliga Museet. The present building was opened in 1866, when it was renamed the Nationalmuseum, and used as one of the buildings to hold the 1866 General Industrial Exposition of Stockholm.
Nationalmuseum is closed for renovation until 2018.
During the renovation you will find temporary high-quality exhibitions at Konstakademien and at Kulturhuset Stadsteatern.
For more information concerning specific opening hours, please visit the official website.
Free admission from Jan 1, 2016.
Official Website https://www.nationalmuseum.se/
Phone +46 8 5195 4300
Address Södra Blasieholmshamnen 2, 111 48 Stockholm, Sweden
Coordinates 59°19'42.472" N 18°4'41.366" E