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.

Wednesday 21 March

Today at the Vasa Museum

The museum opens at 10:00 AM

Opening hours
2 January - 31 May: 10:00 - 17:00
Wednesdays 10:00 - 20:00

Adults: SEK 130 
Students: SEK 110
Children up to 18 years: Free

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Guided tours in English

Next occurrence in 9h 18min (11:30 AM)
11:30 AM, 1:30 PM, 3:30 PM

Vasa's Women

In our latest exhibition Vasa's Women researchers’ work reveals a partially new and surprising image of the living conditions of women during the early part of the 17th century.

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

Sail a ship

Sail a Ship is a game that combines practical and digital activities.

Museum Shop

The museum shop recommends

Buy our colouring book "A gust in Stockholm" with designs from the 17th century. Visit our shop for more information. 



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.