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

Extra open on Wednesdays until 19

The Little Post Office

Saturday–Sunday 11–16

Extra open weekdays 1-4 november


Adults: 80 SEK
Guests aged 18 and below: Free

Visit us

Our exhibitions

Everything is going well

An art project with post cards sent from all over the world from a fictive artist.



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.

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