Below is useful information before your visit to the Vasa Museum. 

You do not need to show a vaccination certificate to visit the Vasa Museum.


You can always buy your ticket at the pay desk at the entrance.

The Vasa Museum does not currently offer ticket purchases online.

We encourage card payments in the museum rather than cash. 

Getting here

The Vasa Museum is situated on the island of Djurgården in Stockholm. The address is Galärvarvsvägen 14. You can get here by tram, bus and ferry.


There are a limited number of parking spaces available near the museum. Disabled parking is located outside the main entrance of the museum. Disabled parking is available outside the museum entrance. There are two parking spaces. Construction work is currently going on by the entrance to the museum, but it is still possible to reach these parking spaces.


Lockers are available for smaller bags. Please do not bring large bags to the museum as there is nowhere to store them.


Prams can be brought into the museum, but should be left outside the restaurant.

Audio guides

Audio guides are available in several languages and can be downloaded to a smartphone or tablet in advance or on-site. The museum has free Wi-Fi.


The Vasa Museum Restaurant serves hot and cold food, as well as tea and cakes.

Lunch room

Visitors who bring their own lunch are welcome to enjoy it in a specially allocated space on the ground floor (level 4).


Toilets are located at the entrance, by the information desk, on the third floor and in the restaurant. Wheelchair-accessible toilets are available at the entrance, next to the cloakroom, and in the restaurant.

Changing tables

Changing tables are located in the wheelchair-accessible toilets by the information desk, at the entrance, on the third floor and in the restaurant.


We want the Vasa Museum to be accessible to everyone and we are constantly working to improve our accessibility.

Close to the ship but at a safe distance from each other

The Vasa Museum continues to offer a safe visit for both visitors and the museum's staff. 

  • Signs by the entrance remind visitors to keep their distance in the queue.
  • Visitors are reminded to keep their social distancing with the help of museum staff, floor markings and signs.
  • In the lifts, please give way to those who need them most. 
  • Protective screens have been put up at the information desk, in the shop, and at the ticket office by the entrance.
  • Hand sanitiser is provided at several places in the museum.
  • Signs in the toilets remind visitors to wash their hands with soap and water.
  • If you feel unwell, even with mild symptoms, please do not visit the museum.  

Climate control in the museum

Bring a jumper. To preserve Vasa in the best possible way the temperature must stay at 18-20°C and this can feel chilly when it’s warm outdoors.

Photography and filming

Photography and video recording is permitted in the museum for private purposes only. 


Dogs and other animals are not allowed in the museum. Service animals with a certificate are allowed. 


It is not allowed to bring scooters into the museum, either electrical or human powered. There are no storage facilities for scooters.