Vasa´s upper deck.


The ship Vasa 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.

Thursday 11 February

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 admission

Ticket information


  • 11/02 10:20 Film screenings English text Read more
  • 11/02 11:00 Film Screenings spoken English Read more

Ongoing research: the skeletons from Vasa

During the salvage of Vasa the bones of at least 17 people were recovered. Through various analyzes we can dress the skeletons in new dimensions, that gives us knowledge about the life in the 17th century.

Skeleton in one of the exhibitions.
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.



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.