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Private Tour

The Culture Vulture's Top Museums Tour

Visit the iconic museums of Stockholm and immerse yourself in Swedish art and culture.
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Things to know

Duration:

4 hrs

Suitable for:

Arty Farty, Culture Vulture, Family, History Buffs

Private Tour:

You and our own professional guide. 100% exclusive

Tickets included:

  • Entrance tickets to Skansen outdoor museum and Fotografiska photography museum

Type of tour:

Walking tour - the cost of all public transport is not included between sights. Your guide will help you with this.

Other inclusions:

Gratuities optional
Customisable - simply ask us
Meeting points: At the Hazelius Entrance of Skansen outdoor museum.

What makes this tour special

This museum tour is perfect for culture vultures, inviting travellers to learn about the art history of Sweden, and to peruse through streams of exhibitions.




Sweden of Old

You will begin this comprehensive tour of Stockholm’s very best museums by visiting the world's first open air museum, Skansen, founded in 1891.  Here you can immerse yourself in five centuries of fascinating Swedish history. Around 150 traditional buildings from across the country scatter the hilltop, providing a real glimpse of what it was like to be a Swede hundreds of years ago. 

Make sure you do not miss the glass-blowers’ cottage, where you can watch the skilled craftsman transform glowing blobs of liquid glass into intricate pieces of art. The Nordic Zoo, with elk, reindeer, wolverines and other native wildlife, is also worth exploring, especially in the height of spring when the zoo is full of baby critters.  

Stockholm’s Art Scene

You will end this fascinating tour at the fabulous Fotografiska Museum, which is a vital centre for contemporary photography in the heart of Stockholm and is an absolute must for all photography enthusiasts. The temporary exhibitions are impressive, showcasing excellent international photographers and filmmakers, including the incomparable Robert Mapplethorpe and indie filmmaker Gus Van Sant. There is also a great permanent collection of photographs from Swedish and international photographers that is well worth your attention. 

Touriocity Tip: After perusing the museum, why not enjoy a well earned break to sample some authentic Swedish cuisine at the museum’s fantastic restaurant and cafe.

We created this tour because 
it invites all art enthusiasts to gain a comprehensive experience of Swedish art. 

What you'll see

Skansen
The world's first open-air museum, covering five centuries of Swedish life before the industrial age.
Fotografiska
A prestigious exhibition space dedicated to contemporary photography - with an award-winning restaurant.

FAQ

QWill there be other people on the tour or is it just us?
AAll of our tours are 100% private and exclusive, which means that it will just be you, your group and your guide on the tour.

Your tour will be completely tailored to your needs and we will make sure to find a guide that best suits your group.
QAre entrance tickets and transport included in the cost of the tour?
AIn the ‘Things to Know’ section at the top of this page you will find details of whatever entrance tickets and transport are included in the tour. If you have any questions about this, then you can either use the chat button in the bottom right hand corner, send an email to <hello@touriocity.com> or call 1-212-710-1322 (US) or +44 20 3009 2392 (UK).
QWhat is your cancellation policy?
AOn tours cancelled more than 48 hours before the scheduled departure time, we are happy to offer our customers a full refund - minus a 5% credit card fee and the cost of any tickets that have been purchased.

For tours cancelled less than 48 hours before the scheduled departure time, we are unfortunately unable to offer refunds. If you would like to reschedule a tour, this is usually possible if we are given enough notice, but we cannot guarantee the same guide.

Changes made to bookings may be subject to rebooking fees to cover the cost of tickets purchased, transport, guide rescheduling and administration.

To cancel or change your booking, please contact us at <hello@touriocity.com> or call 1-212-710-1322 (US) or +44 20 3009 2392 (UK).
QWho do I contact if I have any questions about this tour or if I want to make changes to my tour?
AAt Touriocity, we provide a free concierge service to help you plan your time abroad and they will be able to answer any questions you may have about this tour or any other tours. We are normally able to customise or personalise tours to suit your needs.

Please do get in touch by either using the chat button in the bottom right hand corner, sending an email to <hello@tourioicity.com> or calling 1-212-710-1322 (US) or +44 20 3009 2392 (UK).
QAm I able to book more than one tour?
AAbsolutely, you can book as many tours as you like! You can add them to your cart by clicking the ‘Book Now’ button or you can get in touch and we can put together an itinerary for you. To get in touch, you can either use the chat button in the bottom right hand corner, send an email to <hello@touriocity.com> or call 1-212-710-1322 (US) or +44 20 3009 2392 (UK).

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