The Thiel Gallery

The museum and Cafe Monika Ahlberg are open for visitors. Read more about precautions regarding Covid-19 here. 

The Thiel Gallery is recognized as one of the finest art museums in Sweden and is beautifully set in walled grounds at Blockhusudden in the royal park of Djurgården. The gallery houses a unique collection of works of art from the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries by leading artists of the period including Eugène Jansson, Carl Larsson, Bruno Liljefors, Edvard Munch, August Strindberg and Anders Zorn.

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Guided tours

We offer tours of our unique collection with a knowledgeable guide. Tours run 45 minutes to one hour and include a walkthrough of the collection and the estate, the life of Ernest Thiel and the origin of the collection. We also offer customized tours for school Groups.

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Ernest Thiel

In 1896 Ernest Thiel purchased his first large-scale painting, Bruno Liljefors' “Morning Mood by the Sea”. He continued collecting paintings and soon his apartment on Strandvägen became too small to house them all.

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Opening hours Christmas and New Years 11 December 2020 Opening hours for the museum and Cafe Monika Ahlberg Tuesday December 22 - Closed Wednesday December 23 - Closed Christmas Eve December 24 - Closed Christmas Day December 25 - ... Read more
The museum, sculpture park and café are open until 8 PM on Thursdays in July and August 11 June 2020 On Thursdays in July and August, the museum, sculpture park and Café Monika Ahlberg are open until 8 PM. In the lush, walled park you will find bronze sculptures by Johan Tobias Sergel, Gustav ... Read more