new exhibition

augusta lundin – the first fashion house in sweden

This exhibition is about Augusta Lundin and her pioneering efforts as a designer and entrepreneur around 1900,

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exhibition

the thing about gothenburg

In our permanent exhibition about 20th century Gothenburg, you get to revel in our most beloved, hated and iconic Gothenburg objects and discover new sides of the city.

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explore 12 000 years of dramatic history!

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Museum of Gothenburg is located in the East India House from the 1750s and has one of Sweden’s largest cultural and historical collections.

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what’s on

vikingr

GUIDED TOUR Our viking exhibition houses Sweden’s only archaeologically excavated and exhibited viking ship. Join us for a guided tour to learn more. On July 6 and 27.

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lilla änggården

Lilla Änggården is a museum, a garden and a park bought by the Grén family in the 1840s. The museum is only open for planned activities but you can visit the garden and the park all year round.

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new exhibition

swedish music hall of fame

We continue to put a light on Gothenburg’s unique music life and history. This is a screen exhibition in the museum’s courtyard and it presents artists such as Karin Dreijer, Håkan Hellström Nationalteatern, Broder Daniel, Doris and others- They have all been inducted into the Swedish Music Hall of Fame. Until December 30.

Permanent exhibition

THE THING ABOUT GOTHENBURG

In our permanent exhibition about 20th century Gothenburg, you get to revel in our most beloved, hated and iconic Gothenburg objects and discover new sides of the city. Check out some of the most intriguing objects from our collections like the first Volvo car and a New World sea chest that crossed an ocean.

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one of Sweden’s largest cultural-historical collections

Photos, letters, diaries, interviews and newspaper clippings, as well as books and magazines. All this material is gathered in the museum collection and archives.

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