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.

Sunday 27 May

Today at the Vasa Museum

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

Guided tours in English

Next occurrence in 56min (2:30 PM)
10:30 AM, 11:30 AM, 12:30 PM, 1:30 PM, 2:30 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.


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. 


New bolts

It took seven years to replace 4,000 rusty iron bolts, but the job is completed and Vasa has lost eight tons in the process.



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.