Army Museum, Stockholm

4.5
#12 of 66 in Museums in Stockholm
Experience the frontlines for yourself at Army Museum, which features life-size models of uniforms and weapons. The building housing the museum was built in the 17th century to produce and store artillery weapons. Explore the three floors of exhibits, where you'll learn about mercenaries, crime and punishment, and animals in war. The site depicts Swedish history from the 16th century onwards, including the modern state of neutrality, and includes an impressive collection of artifacts amassed by Swedish soldiers during war, such as flags, banners, and musical instruments. The onsite library features texts on uniforms, weapons, and conscription. Take a guided tour or use an audio headset. See Army Museum and all Stockholm has to offer by arranging your trip with our Stockholm online holiday planner .
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  • Full of nice expositions with some touchable things. Also you can try some historical clothes. Interesting story and I really like the last par - about “Who’s the truth”  more »
  • Very beautiful collections, a lively presentation and a real interest for who is interested in history. The entrance is free and everything is done to make the visitor feel at ease. Worth a visit!
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  • Good museum with free admission. The collection was rather nice and informative of Sweden's military history throughout the years and up to the modern times. Good place to spend a few hours.
  • As far as I myself am concerned, it's a great museum. But my rather young son did not find it all that interesting (he's only 18 months, so we didn't really expect him to). Just saying, since many reviews note it as great for kids. I bet he will find it a lot more interesting in a couple of years, but as of right now he for some strange reason loved walking around in the bv206 they have set up. The displays, not so much
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