The Thiel Gallery

The museum and Cafe Monika Ahlberg are open for visitors.

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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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Today we're open 12:00 – 17:00.
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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Extended opening hours until 8 pm on Thursdays 2 May 2022 From May, the museum and Café Monika Ahlberg are open in the evening on Thursdays until 8 pm. Discover Signe Maria and Ernest Thiel's large art collection from the turn of the last century, ... Read more
The exhibition catalogue A HOME in the museum shop 25 April 2022 The exhibition catalog ETT HEM / A HOME is now available for purchase in the museum shop and in our webshop. Texts by director Åsa Cavalli-Björkman, art critic Joanna Persman and Hans ... Read more
Thiel Gallery launches collaboration with the National Heritage Board 6 May 2021 Conservation scientists from the National Heritage Board’s laboratory in Visby on Gotland are visiting the Thiel Gallery this week to photograph four old paintings in the collection with a ... Read more
The Thiel Gallery launches a new digital platform "Search the collections and the archive" 26 April 2021 The Thiel Gallery launches a new digital platform for its collections and archive. The museum's art collection, handicrafts and design collection, along with the archive, are searchable here. ... Read more