Dansmuseet – Museum of Dance and Movement

Welcome to Dansmuseet. Here you can find Rolf de Maré’s unique collections of paintings, costumes and objects associated with dance and theatre from around the world. We exhibit rare cultural treasures from China, Russia and India. Artworks by Fernand Léger, Francis Picabia and Nils Dardel are part of the collection. Come and enjoy the exhibitions, museum shop and bistro. 

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Current exhibition

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Dancing Men 

An exhibition exploring the male dancer throughout history. Enjoy costumes, masks, paintings, films and individual stories on men and dance.

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Summer deal


Dansmuseet ♥ Swedish Museum of Performing Arts

Summer deal! Show your admission receipt from Dansmuseet at Scenkonstmuseet – Swedish Museum of Performing Arts and get a 50% discount on the entrance fee. Valid one week from your visit. This summer deal is on during June, July and August 2017. 

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Guided tour


Guided tour on Sundays

Join a guided tour of the exhibition Dancing Men. Together with our knowledgeable guide Leif Östman we will make a historical review through paintings, photography, short dance films and costumes. 

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Digital guide


Digital guide in English 

Get more out of your visit to Dansmuseet with our digital guide in English. In your own pace, you are guided through the museum’s collection of dance masks, costumes and artworks. The only thing you need is a smart device and a set of earphones. Enjoy!

Listen to the digital guide here

Book a guided tour

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Discover Dansmuseet

Book a private guided tour for something fun to do with colleagues, friends or family. We offer a range of guided tours at Dansmuseet, from professional tours to more relaxed guided viewings for parents and children. 

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Bistro & Wine Bar Rolf de Maré



Welcome to Bistro & Wine Bar Rolf de Maré. We offer French and scandinavian classics, lighter meals and pastries. The perfect place to enjoy after a visit to the museum.

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Culture buddy


Make Friends Through Culture

Kulturkompis (Culture buddy) – Make Friends Through Culture gives newcomers and established Swedes the opportunity to enjoy cultural activities together – concerts, cinemas, museums and such. Dansmuseet offers Culture buddies free admission to the exhibitions during 2017. Welcome!

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New Museum Director


From war to dance

Eva-Sofi Ernstell has been chosen as the new director of Dansmuseet in Stockholm. Before she was the director of the Swedish Army Museum. Ernstell assumed her new role at Dansmuseet January 1st, 2017.

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opening hours

Tuesday–Friday 11.00-17.00
Saturday–Sunday 12.00-16.00
Mondays closed


Adults 120 SEK
Seniors 80 SEK
Students 80 SEK
0–18 years FREE
Friends of Dansmuseet FREE

Find us

Drottninggatan 17
111 51 Stockholm

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Museum shop

In the museum shop you will find a large selection of dance DVD’s in addition to books, souvenirs and gifts. The shop is open the same hours as the museum. Welcome!

Rolf de Maré Study Center

Library, archives and video archive. Please contact us to make an appointment:

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