The Museum of Gothenburg is a museum in Gothenburg, Sweden. The museum was established in 1861 and is located in the East India House building which was formerly the office building of the East India Company. The museum is dedicated to cultural history, its exhibits are based on the history of Gothenburg and West Sweden. The museum has all sorts of items in its collection that relate to the cultural history of the area, it is the place to go to learn about the history of Gothenburg and its surrounding areas.
The museum is located in the city centre. It is a five-minute walk away from the central train station in the city. The 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10 and 11 trams all stop close by at ‘Goteborg Brunnsparken’.
Opening Times and Admission
The museum is open six days of the week, Tuesday to Sunday 10am-5pm; Mondays are a weekly day of closure. Admission is set at 60SEK.