Vasa´s upper deck.


The Vasa ship capsized and sank in Stockholm 1628. After 333 years on the sea bed the mighty warship was salvaged and the voyage could continue. Today Vasa is the world's only preserved 17th century ship and the most visited museum in Scandinavia.

Monday 30 May

Today at the Vasa Museum

The museum opens at 10:00 AM

Adults: 130 SEK
Students: 100 SEK
Children and young people up to 18 years: free

Ticket information


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Guided tours in English

Next occurrence in 4h 42min (11:30 AM)
11:30 AM, 1:30 PM, 3:30 PM

Vasa History

The Salvage

To salvage a 300 year old ship from the sea bed was something few thought possible. It was a dramatic and complex technical effort, so how did they do it?

A diver under water.
Explore the ship with Fred Hocker, Head of Research.
Bottles in green.
Museum Shop

The museum shop recommends

Beautiful hand blown glass in different sizes and models. Made of Swedish glassworks in several colors. Price 285-625 SEK.

A man stands on a ladder. He works with bolts on the ship.
Timeline: Vasa´s Preseravtion


Take a break in the museum's restaurant. Enjoy food made from fine Swedish ingredients and a beautiful sea view. We have a lunch menu for both adults and children. For coffee, we have several pastries to choose from.

Bowls of salad in restaurant.