Gamla Uppsala museum

Welcome to Gamla Uppsala, one of the most important historical sites in Sweden. Visit the museum, look at the exhibition and join a guided tour to learn more about the history of Gamla Uppsala.

Download a short pamphlet about Gamla Uppsala

Opening Hours 2018

2 January – 31 March, Monday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday 12:00 – 16:00

1 April – 31 May, daily 10:00 – 16:00

1 June – 31 Augusti, daily 11:00 – 17:00. Closed on Midsummer’s eve.

1 September – 30 september, daily 10:00 – 16:00

1 October – 30 December, Monday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday 12:00 – 16:00. Closed December 24th, 25th and 31st.

You can contact us by phone: 018-23 93 01 or e-mail: You can also contact us via social media, we are on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter.

Entrance fee

Adult, 80 SEK

Student, 60 SEK

Children under 18 years, FREE

Kulturarvskortet, 40 SEK


Guided tours

During the summer we offer guided tours of the museum. 24 June – 13 August, daily at 12.30 pm and 3.30 pm, included in the entrance fee.

For private tours, please contact us for further information and prices by phone: 018-23 93 12 or e-mail:

Getting here

Gamla Uppsala museum is located about five kilometers north of present day Uppsala. It is easily accessible by car and bus, and there are also paths for walking and cycling from the city center to Gamla Uppsala.

The easiest way to get here by bus is to take city bus no 2 from central Uppsala, departure from Stora Torget (see map below).

The stop closest to the museum is called Kungshögarna. Get off the bus, turn right, cross the old railroad and you will see the museum. Bus nr 110 or 115 from centralstation, stops at Regins Väg. For more information and timetables se the UL website.

You can reach us by car from E4, follow the signs towards Gamla Uppsala and Gamla Uppsala Kyrka.