Postmuseum, a journey in time

In the 1600s, it was an arduous seven days journey to send a letter from Stockholm to Gothenburg. Today we are constantly connected with the world. The basic requirement is the same as before, to communicate.


Welcome to Postmuseum!

Admission & Hours


Tuesday-Sunday 11–16

Wednesdays extra open until 7 pm


The Little Post Office

Saturday–Sunday 11–16



Adults: 80 SEK
Guests aged 18 and below: Free

Visit us

Our exhibitions


About Swedens role as a transit country between east and west during the first world war.



A playful exhibition on communication. Type the typewriter or practise handwriting with chalk on black boards. Create secret cipher text and try mirror writing.


An exhibition on postal uniforms.
About fashion, power and identity.
Open until August 2018.

Your Post

Learn about how Sweden and the Swedish Post Office has changed since the 17 th century.

The Little Post Office

Come and play Post Office and be creative in our workshop.

The Treasure Chamber

Enjoy rarities such as beautiful letters with our first Shilling Banco stamps and a unique stamp sheet with 4 Shilling Banco.

Navigate to Postmuseum

Lilla Nygatan 6, Gamla Stan. Closest subway: Gamla Stan