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Dansmuseet - Rolf de Mare's Museum of Movement

17 Drottninggatan | 111 51, Stockholm 111 51, Sweden
+46 4684417651
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Unexpected

I stumbled on this museum unexpectedly, but what a nice suprise. The building is not that big, but... read more

Reviewed 15 December 2017
Greet_Lemmens
Very interesting

I had not read about this museum before my trip to Stockholm and I kind of stumbled upon it one day... read more

Reviewed 13 July 2017
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At the heart of Stockholm is Dansmuseet, a museum dedicated to world dance. Apart from the permanent displays, several temporary exhibitions are put on every year. Dance films are always available and live performances. There is a large selection of events and activities to choose from during autumn, winter and spring.
  • Excellent41%
  • Very good32%
  • Average19%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible1%
15 Dec 2017
“Unexpected”
13 Jul 2017
“Very interesting”
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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17 Drottninggatan | 111 51, Stockholm 111 51, Sweden
Norrmalm
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Reviewed 15 December 2017

I stumbled on this museum unexpectedly, but what a nice suprise. The building is not that big, but the decor is amazing! They found a way to put a lot of info in a limited space and in a very lovely and interactive way. One...More

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Reviewed 13 July 2017

I had not read about this museum before my trip to Stockholm and I kind of stumbled upon it one day walking to my hotel and made a mental note to come back when it was open. I am so glad I did. It looks...More

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Reviewed 2 June 2017

Small museum dedicated to the dance and especially to the history of the Swedish ballet. Only for fans of the topic, not for generic tourists. Audio guide via smartphone only in Swedish. Free Wi-Fi available.

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Reviewed 1 June 2017

Close to the harbour, and downtown walking areas, this converted office space is a dense gallery of well designed exhibits. Although most of the displays are static, they attempt through drawer enabled switches and modest sound tracks to involve the viewer. The icons of dance,...More

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Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

Amazed to see the founder's passion in dance and his collection of dance related items from all around the world. Small but a performing arts lover would enjoy it.

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Reviewed 16 August 2016

This is a specialized, niche museum and many times these types of museums are every intimate and interesting because they tend to be very focused on the specific theme (eg the Fotofgrafiska). However, this museum was generally disappointing. There was a lot of promise, but...More

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Reviewed 28 July 2016

This museum is located spot ON Drottninggatan on your way to the Old Town. It offers great exhibitions which are from time to time free to see. It has a really good restaurant. And a small store with music, dance videos and swedish handmade handicraft....More

Thank Anna S
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Reviewed 23 July 2016

As I was very interested in dance, I made it a must to visit this museum and it did not disappoint me. On entering, you arrive to a huge space which to me represent a dance stage with ongoing snippets of films/ dance/ performances on...More

Thank HJene
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Reviewed 17 July 2016

On Drottninggatan between Sergels torg and Parliament you find a small but interesting museum dedicated to dance. I especially enjoyed the room with 20+ miniature replicas of scene from a ballet performance. Under each little display is a a drawer and when pulled out music...More

Thank Solveig P
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Reviewed 5 July 2016

This museum has a really stunning collection of costumes, sets and pictures,a lso a couple of films, from the famous Ballet Suédois in Paris during the 1920s.

Thank Mikaela K
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Norrmalm
Norrmalm is Stockholm’s most central and busiest
neighborhood. It’s home to the main shopping street,
Drottninggatan, and to Stockholm icons like the
Sergels Torg glass obelisk, the famous Hay Market with
its Carl Milles sculptures, and the Hötorget
Skyscrapers, a sight on every other Stockholm
postcard. Norrmalm is also home to Sweden’s most
traditional department stores Nordiska Kompaniet and
...More
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