Best Museums in Scandinavia


The team of Daily Scandinavian have voted the top museums in Scandinavia. We want to point you in the right direction, so you may enjoy your stay in this part of the world even better.

In our opinion these are the best museums in Scandinavia.

Vasa Museum – Stockholm, Sweden
Carvings of cherubs and mermaids festoon this spectacular 17th-century warship.


Viking Ship Museum – Oslo, Norway
In display are splendid Viking longships unearthed in southern Norway.

Skansen – Stockholm, Sweden
Over 150 traditional Swedish buildings at the world’s oldest open air museum.
Louisiana – Humlebæk, Denmark
This huge modern-art gallery contains an impressive collection, including works by Giacometti and Andy Warhol.
National Gallery – Oslo, Norway
Among the paintings here is Edvard Munch’s The Scream.

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