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

ArkDes is currently closed for refurbishment.


We want ArkDes to be accessible to everyone and we are constantly working to improve our accessibility.

Photo: Sima Korenivski. 2022.

Entrance and facilities

ArkDes and Moderna Museet are located in the same building. The main entrance to ArkDes is located via Exercisplan. You can also access ArkDes through entrances located adjacent to Moderna Museet.

ArkDes is built on one level, and it is easy to navigate within our premises. There are no hindering thresholds in the museum, and all doors open automatically. An exception is the door leading to Café Blom and the door to Café Blom’s outdoor seating area, but there is always staff available to assist. A ramp is available at Café Blom’s outdoor seating area.


There are accessible parking spots available at Exercisplan outside ArkDes and Moderna Museet’s main entrances, as well as in front of the entrance to Moderna Museet from the seaside.


An elevator is located between ArkDes and Moderna Museet’s foyer at Exercisplan 4 and the entrance on the seaside (back of the building).

Storage facilities

Lockers for outerwear and larger bags, as well as an unmanned cloakroom, are available adjacent to ArkDes and Moderna Museet’s foyer.


Accessible restroom with a changing table is located inside the auditorium foyer and in Café Blom. The doors are 90 cm wide. Accessible restrooms are also available at Moderna Museet.


Wheelchairs are available for loan at the reception located in ArkDes and Moderna Museet’s foyer. Please contact our hosts for assistance. The museum is on one level without thresholds and is designed for easy wheelchair access. Folding stools are available for loan in the exhibition halls.

Hearing loop

Hearing loops is available in the Auditorium, Cinema, and Aula ArkDes.

ArkDes’ website

We strive to make ArkDes’ website accessible to as many people as possible. In the web accessibility statement on, we describe how ArkDes’ website complies with the law on accessibility to digital public services, any known accessibility issues, and how you can report shortcomings to us so that we can address them.

Questions or suggestions

If you have questions or suggestions regarding the accessibility of ArkDes, you are welcome to contact us at