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Welcome to ArkDes on September 27th
Café Blom is open as usual

ArkDes is currently closed for refurbishment.

The Collection

In the stores beneath ArkDes, one of Europe’s largest architecture collections is housed, boasting over four million museum objects. This collection illustrates how architectural ideas transform the spaces that surround us. 

The Ideas That Shaped Modern Sweden

Digitisation of the ArkDes Collection

Discover one of the world's largest collections of architecture.

Unboxing – Explore ArkDes' Collection

Starts – ongoing
Skeppsholmen, Stockholm

ArkDes Collection


The 2023 guest researchers at ArkDes present their projects

4 million drawings, sketches, photographs, models, and documents.

Library and Research Services

Architects in ArkDes' collection

ArkDes collection on DigitaltMuseum

Explore parts of the ArkDes collection in digital form on DigitaltMuseum.

The Collection


Read our collection policy

Our collection is constantly growing through new acquisitions, in line with ArkDes' collection policy. Click to read our collection policy here.