Search and order from the collections
The collection is available to all. Parts of the ArkDes collection are available online and can be searched for digitally. You can start out by searching in our databases:
Drawings, sketches, photographs, letters, archive documents, models, separate articles and books and publications from our collections.
A register of architects who are or have been active in Sweden.
A European database with books, photographs, films and sculptures from several European galleries, libraries, archives and museums.
Contact us if you are not able to find what you are searching for, or if you have questions about the digital material.
Order material from the collections
You can also order and explore the original material from the collections in our study room.
- Telephone or email your order. Material must be ordered the day before you plan to visit. Telephone- and opening hours below.
- It is permitted to take photographs of drawings as a souvenir (without flash).
- If you want to order a digital copy of a drawing or a photograph, the cost is SEK 375 per copy and will normally take two to four weeks.
New opening hours 2018
From 19 March the collections will be open according to the dates below. The collections will be open 13 March and 14 March, 13.00–17.00.
15-18 May, Tuesday to Friday 13.00-17.00
11-14 September, Tuesday to Friday 13.00-17.00
27-30 November, Tuesday to Friday 13.00-17.00
+46 8-587 270 60 (Monday–Wednesday 13.00–17.00)