The museum is closed until 14 April

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About us

ArkDes is Sweden’s national centre for architecture and design. It is a museum, a study centre and an arena for debate and discussion about the future of architecture, design and citizenship.

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Contact us


+46 (0)8-520 235 00


Adress for visitors

Exercisplan 4
111 49 Stockholm

Staff Entrance

Svensksundsvägen 15B
111 49 Stockholm

Letters and Packages

Box 16410
103 27 Stockholm


Slupskjulsvägen 9
111 49 Stockholm

Book guided tour

The library

+46 (0)8-527 546 48

The collections

+46 (0)8-587 270 60

Café Blom

+46 (0)8-650 42 40


+46 (0)8-611 35 96 (wednesday)

Renting rooms

08-5202 3612
Contact and rooms 


To email someone in the staff, add after the name in brackets.

Kieran Long

+46 8-5275 4607

Eric De Groat

Deputy Director
+46 8-5275 4611

Sandra Nolgren

Head of communications and visitor experience
+46 8-5275 4630

Ellen Wettmark

Ellen Wettmark

Head of Administration and Development
+46 8-5275 4624

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Current information on the activities of ArkDes can be found at Notified. This is where we publish our most recent press releases and images for download.

The images for the media may only be utilised in connection with current exhibitions. Each image is specified with the Creative Commons that applies.

For more information or questions about the activities of ArkDes, please contact our PR Department.


Sandra Nolgren
+46 73 460 46 99

Maria Östman
+46 73 273 36 00

ArkDes press room

Léonie Geisendorfs tävlingsförslag för nybyggnad av Riksdagshuset i Stockholm 1971. Foto: Matti Östling / ArkDes

Léonie Geisendorfs tävlingsförslag för nybyggnad av Riksdagshuset i Stockholm 1971. Foto: Matti Östling / ArkDes

Friends of Arkdes

Are you interested in architecture and social structure? Would you like to attend seminars, go on trips and at the same time have free admission to ArkDes? If the answer is yes, you should become a member of Friends of ArkDes.

This is a non-profit organisation promoting participation in and knowledge of architecture. The organisation organises study visits to Stockholm, trips to interesting environments in Sweden and abroad and lectures and debates.

As a member of the organisation, you will have the opportunity to take part in all organisation events, will have free admission to ArkDes and Moderna museum and will be invited to exhibition openings and other events. You will also be granted 50% discount on ArkDes’ programme (with the exception of city tours) and 10% discount in the restaurant. Become a member by contacting Friends of ArkDes or purchase membership from the Information desk in the museum lobby.

Friends of Arkdes


ArkDes provides an opportunity to have a profile in one of the foremost arenas for culture in Sweden. We are seeking long-term collaboration with partners who are interested in joint development and profiling.

A collaboration with ArkDes affords access to attractive target groups and attractive premises for internal and external events.

Sandra Nolgren
+46 73 460 46 99


ArkDes receives many job applications.  Unfortunately, we are unable to reply to spontaneous or unsolicited applications for jobs.

Vacancies are advertised on  ArkDes Swedish homepage

Click on Prenumerera (Subscribe) if you want a subscription of advertised vacancies.

Invoicing and procurement

Do you have an invoice to send the museum? You can find all the information you need right here, as well as the museum’s bank details.

If you are already able to send electronic invoices

When invoicing, specify the reference code supplied by your contact person, which is a letter-number combination such as ZZ1098NNXX (NNXX= the first two letters in the contact person’s first name, followed by the first two letters in their last name).

If no other agreement has been made, send us an electronic invoice – preferably via the PEPPOL network. Note: We do not accept PDF invoices.

The electronic address in PEPPOL for ArkDes, Statens centrum för arkitektur och design (Sweden’s national centre for architecture and design) is: 0007:2021003427

If you are unable to send an electronic invoice via PEPPOL, an alternative is to use our VAN service. ArkDes uses the Swedish National Government Service Centre’s e-commerce service in Visma Proceedo with system provider Visma Commerce.

Format: SFTI Svefaktura
Parts ID: 2021003427
Transport method: Protocol – SFTI Transportfil BAS
Technical address for receiving invoices: https:/

An alternative if you only send a few invoices, is to send your invoices via a supplier or invoicing portal.

If you are not yet able to send electronic invoices

If you are unable to send electronic invoices, Visma Proceedos offers easy invoicing through their supplier portal, Visma Supplier Center, free of charge. If this is your preferred alternative, contact us at and we will send you an invitation to the Visma Supplier Center. Be sure to specify the email address where you would like the invitation link to be sent.

Paper invoices

Paper invoices should be sent to:
FE 3574
838 81 FRÖSÖN

Bank information

Bank information for ArkDes, Statens centrum för arkitektur och design (Sweden’s national centre for architecture and design)

Bankgiro: 5052-6771
Danske Bank
S-111 46 Stockholm, Sweden
Account no: 1281 01 06045
IBAN: SE9012000000012810106045
VAT no: SE202100342701
Company registration no (Swedish “organisationsnummer”): 202100-3427


As an institution in the public sector, ArkDes often procures services of different types. Here you can find out about current contract opportunities and download forms.