Malmö Art Museum is one of the leading art museums in Scandinavia. The museum was founded in 1841 as part of the Malmö Museum. Later Malmö Museum was divided up to two museums: the Malmö Art Museum and Malmö Museer.The museum building from 1937 is situated in the Malmöhus castle complex, one of the oldest remaining renaissance castle in Scandinavia. Malmö Art Museum is governed by the city of Malmö.
The Malmö Art Museum collection now contains of about 38,000 works, covering the period from the 16th century to the present day. Most of Scandinavia's innovative and highly distinguished artists are represented at Malmö Art Museum.
In the course of the past twenty years it has assembled the largest collection of Nordic contemporary art in Scandinavia.
Every day at 10-17
The museums are closed
Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, New Year´s Eve, New Year´s Day, 1st of May, Midsummer Eve, Midsummer Day.
Malmö Art Museum's premises are accessible to all with different disabilities.