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Posted on 17.03.12



In 1986 appeared a temporary museum, representing a concrete pontoon, with the established ship, which was surrounded by an aluminum structure. Then the museum was visited by 10 million people.

Today's permanent museum June 15, 1990 Swedish King Carl XVI Gustaf. The area of ​​the museum 12,540 square feet.

It is placed in the eastern part Djurgårdens on the shores of the Baltic Sea.

The architecture of the building fit into surrounding landscape.

Copper roof, wooden wall panels, painted in blue, black, dark green, red, brown in color.

In the museum exhibit is kept the famous 17th century - King's ship "Vasa" and presented several shows that have a direct relation to. You can watch popular science film (translated into 12 languages)

Also in the museum will tell you about the construction of the ship and its tragic fate, will give an idea of ​​the reign of King Vasa dynasty and the history of Sweden.

For visitors equipped with seven galleries on different levels.

Here are a gift shop and a restaurant with a terrace where you can enjoy views of the harbor.

For a garden museum and garden, as it was in the 17th century.

Фото 1. Музей Васа. Швеция, Стокгольм

Warship Vasa sank on the day of his first voyage in Stockholm in August 1628 and was raised in 1961 after 333 years of stay at the bottom of the sea. For nearly half a century, the ship slowly, with great caution, carefully restored almost to its original state. Three masts, towering above the roof of purpose-built museum shows the original height of the mast ship.

Today Vasamuseet is the most visited museum in Scandinavia. Each year, here comes more than a million visitors. Around this historic ship are 9 different exposures, telling about life on the ship. Film about the Vasa is displayed in 16 languages. In addition, the museum has a gift shop with a wide range of products and a cozy restaurant. You can visit the museum every day.


June 1 - August 31: 8:30 - 18:00
September 1 - May 31: 10:00 - 16:00
Wednesdays 10:00 - 20:00
December 31 10:00 - 15:00
23-25 ​​December
January 1

Adults: 95 SEK
On Wednesdays (17:00-20:00 1.9-31.5): 75 SEK
Students: 50 SEK (pipe ID)
Children 0-18 years: free
Groups (from 10 persons): 70 SEK
Address: Galärvarvsvägen 14

Phone:             46 (0) 8-519 548 00

Apartment Museum August Strindberg

Written by Administrator

Posted on 16.03.12

Last Updated 16.03.12



This is the last house in which a 1908 until his death in 1912 lived in August Strindberg.
Strindberg moved into a house with a tower, Number 85, a year after it was built - in1908.

Prior to this house on the day of the 60th anniversary of the Swedes came to expresshis respect and gratitude. Were later collected 45 000 kroons antinobelevskaya originalaward, which was presented to Strindberg, on behalf of the Swedish people.
On the day of the 63 th anniversary, January 22, 1912, workers in Stockholm staged a torchlight procession in front of the house in his honor.

In addition to the writer's own apartment, you can see the temporary exhibition, inspired by his work and thoughts.
The library contains over 3000 of the playwright volumes.

Occasionally there are theater performances.

Johan August Strindberg (1849-1912) - Swedish writer, novelist, playwright and painter,the founder of modern Swedish literature and contemporary theater.

Фото 1. Музей-квартира Августа Стриндберга. Швеция, Стокгольм

Apartment Museum August Strindberg

To me, the first thing would incur in Stockholm? That's right: in August Strindberg Museum. Hussars, be silent! This character has become a landmark for me, before admission to graduate school under the leadership of one of the experts on his work.

And so. "Blue Tower" - Strindberg's last apartment. In it, he in 1912 and died (of cancer). He lived here after a divorce. In solitude. Five years. I'm not a big fan of museums, but in these three rooms had a surprisingly long time. Then each piece of something. Lamp "with a red eye" in the bedroom, a balcony, from which the playwright greeted the procession of fans on his birthday, dining room, as described in the play "The Ghost Sonata", a desk, on which subjects kept their seats since that time.

Strindberg moved into brand-new house with a tower, number 85 on the Drotninggatan, a year after it was built - in 1908. Since then, there survived it all: an elegant lift openwork door which should open by hand, central heating, even the toilet (similar to a Soviet surprise). Kitchen in the apartment was not. Playwright, first brought food from the fifth floor, where there was a boarding school, who passed his house, and later from a nearby restaurant. Furniture, other than the piano, who moved from a previous apartment was bought in 1909-1910, specifically for the "Blue Tower". I was the situation seemed quite modest.

While Strindberg lived in this apartment, piles of books were literally everywhere. Now all gathered together in the library of the playwright, which as before is on the sixth floor of the same house (museum - in the fourth). In total 6,800 units of books, magazines, etc. (There, unfortunately, failed to get. Allowed only in the library with a trip twice a week.)

Total dramatist succeeded in Stockholm 24 apartments. In its original form is preserved only the "Blue Tower".

The window in the stairwell.

Strindberg's second balcony right above.

Hallway. Here I filmed the only door to the apartment (now the entrance through the adjoining apartment, which also holds the Museum). It's too dark. Entrance hall is decorated with paper poshlenkim border with neutral landscape print. It also hangs a copy of the watercolor paintings decorating the foyer of the favorite playwright of theater "Dramaten" and is something like a small refrigerator - ice drinks cabinet.

There is also a toilet and - in a tiny hallway - a sink. Bathroom in the apartment no.

Old electro, over which hung a new one.

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