Child and adult building work by Olafur Eliasson

Olafur Eliasson, The structural evoution project, 2001 Photo: Åsa Lundén/Moderna Museet

Explore art with the kids

Let the artists at Moderna Museet inspire you! We have art that is exciting for the whole family. If you can’t come to Skeppsholmen, check out these ideas from the world of art that you can enjoy from home. Welcome!
Children create in the studio
Photo: Anders Fredriksen

Family activities at Moderna Museet

Participate in Moderna Museet’s educational activities at the museum.

Tour and workshop for children

On Sundays, children and upwards are welcome to join our special guided tours (in Swedish). The tour is followed by a session in the Workshop where we make things in different materials depending on the theme of the day.

Entrance ticket to some of our temporary, exhibitions is required for those over 18 years. You find family Sunday dates, times and themes in the calendar.

Dates, times & tickets: Tour and workshop

Drop-in workshop: paint & draw

Sometimes we have a drop-in wokshop where you can paint and draw. You can drop in without going on the guided tour, and we use simpler techniques and materials, such as paint and crayons. There are no themes – it’s an open painting and drawing workshop. No ticket. Free of charge and suitable for all ages.

Dates & times: Drop-in workshop

Baby tour and workshop

Guided baby tours at a slow pace for adults with infants aged 3–12 months. Tour the galleries and paint with your baby in the Workshop.

The ticket applies to an adult with children in a stroller and gives admission to the exhibitions at the museum. In Swedish.

Dates, times & tickets: Baby tours

Holiday events

Children and upwards are welcome to the Workshop for activities during school holiday periods. We start with a tour of the art in the Museum (in Swedish), followed by a Workshop session based on the current theme. Welcome!

One adult/family. Entrance ticket to some of our temporary, exhibitions is required for those over 18 years.

Dates, times & tickets Holiday event

Exploration in our exhibitions

Art adventure for kids (and adults) are available for most of our major temporary exhibitions. These often include a puzzle of some sort, with fun tasks to solve along the way. Ask at the information desk on floor 4, and get ready for an exciting art adventure!

Family activities to participate in from home

Create from home. Here you will find tips, ideas and inspiration for the home studio.

Online Workshop

Together with the art educator Rebecka Stone, we create like the artists in the Moderna Museet collection. We take a closer look at a few of the Museum’s most popular works.

View the online Workshops

Be creative at home with Alberto Giacometti

Let’s look at photographs of the artist Alberto Giacometti’s works and be creative at home. We experiment with materials such as pens, clay, instant coffee and so on.

View creative at home

Create like an artist

Receive tips on how you can create your own artworks at home inspired by artists in Moderna Museet’s collection. There is only one rule – there are no rules.

View create like an artist

Published 19 October 2015 · Updated 14 February 2022

For Families