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Swedish Museum of Performing Arts

Sibyllegatan 2, Stockholm 114 51, Sweden
+46 8 519 567 00
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Disappointment after renovation

This had been one of my favourite museums in Stockholm before they decided to renovate it. Now all... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Gabi Z
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Vienna, Austria
Unique Experiences Abound

This was a very unusual place to visit. Apparently it has just recently reopened. We weren't sure... read more

Reviewed 30 June 2017
Gay O
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Hayward, California
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Welcome to a whole new experience! Step into the worls of dance, theatre and music - where innovation and cultural heritage meet. A Stage - a Forum - A Voice. A museum of human creativity. The main exhibition On Stage places the visitor in the spotlight, encouraging you to explore the performing arts through your own creativity.
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  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
4 days ago
“Disappointment after renovation”
29 Jun 2017
“Unique Experiences Abound”
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Sibyllegatan 2, Stockholm 114 51, Sweden
Östermalm
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+46 8 519 567 00
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Reviewed 4 days ago

This had been one of my favourite museums in Stockholm before they decided to renovate it. Now all the music/theatre experience has been exchanged into the interactive experience, that might be cool for children, though not really for adults. Moreover during my visit not all...More

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Reviewed 30 June 2017

This was a very unusual place to visit. Apparently it has just recently reopened. We weren't sure what to expect from the description, but were intrigued with what we saw. There are interactive displays about many art forms. You can dance, sing, apply make-up and...More

Thank Gay O
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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!

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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

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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.

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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
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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

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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.

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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

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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
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