Christmas is coming, and Stockholm is adjusting after the Swedes Christmas traditions. If you are coming to Sweden during the dates 23rd to 25th of December, these are museums and venues that are open (and closed) during Christmas.
In general, it’s December 24th & 25th that’s the most tricky date, because that is when the Swedes celebrate Christmas. On the 23rd, many places are open (like the Christmas market in Gamla stan have their last opening day of the season). Here are a few places that are open:
The Open-Air Museum of Skansen, (only 10.00 – 14.00 on December 24th)
Ice-Skating in Kungsträdgården.
The Nordic Museum (Nordiska Museet) is open on Christmas Eve, from 10.00 – 17.00.There will be live music by pianist Björn Eriksson who’ll play Christmas music all day.
ABBA The Museum, open on the 25th of December.
Hallwylska Museum, open on the 23rd.
Fotografiska (Photography Museum), open 23rd & 25th.
The Royal Palace, open on the 23rd.