The Stockholm subway system is one of a kind! Of 100 stations, 94 have been decorated by local and international artists. On our Stockholm’s Subway Art Private Walking Tour, we go underground searching for subterranean masterpieces.
The story about the tour
Are you looking for Stockholm’s best-hidden treasure? Look no further; we know of just the thing! How about the art that lies beneath Stockholm’s streets and makes the world’s longest art exhibition? Imagine one hundred stations, each with original artwork on the platform, walls, or waiting halls. Ok, let’s get it right – not all of it is underground. On our Stockholm’s Subway Art Private Walking Tour, we’ll have a closer look at the subway system of Stockholm and why it’s one of a kind.
Kungsträdgården, Central Station, Fridhemsplan, Odenplan.. the stations are many and impressive. We’ll make several stops to admire the extensive collection of styles and art forms and celebrate the skilful craftspeople who stand behind the decorations.
It is said that pictures convey a thousand words. Does that mean that art conveys millions? By travelling from stop to stop and artwork to artwork, we’ll not only show you the beautiful art hidden in plain sight, but we’ll also mix it up with stories of the many aspects of Swedish society and culture, often serving as the inspiration for the artwork.
Having explored stations and decorations, we end the tour back in the city centre feeling amazed by what we have seen – murals, tilework, mosaics, sculptures and more. When something has been completed by more than 150 different artists – can it be anything other than unique?
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Good to know
- Length: 2h 0m
- Distance: 1 km
- Language: english french german
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Included in the tour: Professional guide Public transport tickets (return)
- Cancellation policy: 3 days
Private tour prices & options: Per person
- Group of 1 457 eur
- Group of 2 238 eur
- Group of 3 164 eur
- Group of 4 128 eur
- Group of 5 106 eur
- Group of 6 91 eur
- Group of 7 81 eur
- Group of 8 73 eur
- Group of 9 67 eur
- Group of 10 62 eur
- Group of 11 58 eur
- Group of 12 55 eur
- Group of 13 52 eur
- Group of 14 49 eur
- Group of 15 47 eur
- Group of 16 45 eur
- Group of 17 44 eur
- Group of 18 42 eur
- Group of 19 41 eur
- Group of 20 40 eur
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The day of the tour
The day of the tour
Please be at the departure point, Stortorget, outside the Nobel Museum, located in the Old Town, 10 minutes early to check-in for your tour.
How to find the guide
Look for our guide holding the OURWAY logo as a sign.
If you have trouble locating the guide or the meeting point, please give us a call a few minutes before the start of the tour. When you call before the tour begins, we have a greater chance of helping you find your way.
How to get there
Bus: 2, 53, 55, 57, 76, Hop-On Hop-Off (Stop: Slottsbacken)
Subway: Gamla stan
Boat: Hop On-Hop Off, Djurgårdsfärjan (Stop: Slussen)
The majority of this tour takes place in areas where you will have to walk on cobblestones. We suggest wearing comfortable shoes.
Sweden is a country with four seasons. Please dress accordingly.
head quarter: +46 8 410 773 30
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