The Salon

The museum is temporarily closed

Welcome to the City Museum when we reopen on August 11. Updated information on how the museum is affected by Covid-19.

Rum med bokhyllor.

In our new Salon, you can seek answers to your questions about Stockholm’s history, present and future.

The Salon is the place for anyone who wants to learn more about Stockholm’s history. Visitors young and old alike can conduct their own research, whether professionally or privately. Books can be read on-site in our reference library. Please note that most books are in Swedish.

You can also send your questions by email to

Our opening hours are the same as the rest of the museum. Opening hours

If you are researching an individual who has lived in Stockholm, we recommend that you visit Stadsarkivet – the Stockholm City Archives – at Kungsklippan. Stadsarkivet website