Press releases and press images
Press releases and press images for current and upcoming exhibitions and other items related to the museum can be found in our press room on Mynewsdesk.
The images are free to use accompanied by photo credit and when illustrating editorial publicity directly related to the Nationalmuseum, Stockholm.
To order images for other publishing purposes, contact our image archives
Filming and photography on location
You are allowed to film and photograph for personal use in our exhibition venue at Konstakademien (the Royal Swedish Academy of Fine Arts) and at Kulturhuset Stadsteatern as long as you do not use flash, selfie stick or a tripod. Some exhibitions or items in exhibitions may be excepted. All other filming and photography requires a written photo permit.
It is not possible to film or photograph in the museum building at Blasieholmen during the renovation. The possibility to film and photograph items from the collections is limited during this period. The museum is scheduled to open again in 2018.
To apply for a photo permit for filming or photography in our exhibition venues at the Royal Swedish Academy of Fine Arts and at Kulturhuset Stadsteatern, or other locations connected to Nationalmuseum, send a brief description of the project to .
We can unfortunately not accept applications for photo permits at the exhibition venues.
For reviews of our publications please contact our press officer. This can not be handled at the exhibition venues.
Hanna Tottmar, Press Officer
Phone: +46 (0)767 23 46 32
Lena Munther, Director of Information
(the renovation and the New Nationalmuseum)
Phone: +46 (0)8 5195 4465
Advertising enquiries can be sent to
To order images of artworks form the collections that are not part of a current exhibition