Bildmuseet travel guide

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Introduction to Bildmuseet

Bildmuseet, an iconic landmark of Sweden, commands attention in the the heart of Umeå. Garnering a commendable 4 out of 5 stars from 771 visitors, this travelers’ hotspot is truly a worthwhile site in the country.

Bildmuseet was established in 1981 while it’s formal inauguration was held on January 1, 1981.

Don’t forget to include Bildmuseet in your travel itinerary, and get ready to be mesmerized by its magnificence and notable features. Continue reading and discover captivating details that will elevate your visit to this museum to a whole new level.

Located in Umeå, Sweden

Located in Umeå Municipality, the iconic Bildmuseet is easy to find and can be explored during a short weekend escape in the beautiful city of Umeå or as a stop on your countrywide road trip in Sweden.

Umeå is a perfect holiday destination for those who crave a mix of history, culture, and modern amenities. With its distinct architecture, famous museums, and delicious culinary scene, Umeå offers something for everyone.

Take a stroll through the charming streets and alleys to discover hidden gems and enjoy the local atmosphere. Visit the iconic landmarks and immerse yourself in the city's rich history and culture at top attractions, including the remarkable Västerbotten museum, Guitars the Museum, Umeå City Church, and Årstidernas park.

Whether you're looking to indulge in shopping or explore the nightlife, Umeå has it all. Don't forget to sample the delicious cuisine, from traditional dishes to modern fusion.

Experience the best of both worlds in Umeå - a place where the past meets the present, and you'll create unforgettable memories that will last a lifetime.

Click the travel guides below to learn more and get ready to make unforgettable memories in Sweden!

How to get to Bildmuseet

Bildmuseet is located in Umeå, Sweden, and is easily accessible by several modes of transportation. If you are arriving by plane, Umeå Airport is approximately 1.97 miles (3.18 km) away from Umeå. From the airport, you can take a taxi or a shuttle to the city, where Bildmuseet is located.

If you’re already in Umeå, you can take a bus, taxi or even walk to the museum. The exact address of the attraction is Östra Strandgatan 30B, 903 33 Umeå, Sweden, Sweden.

You can also rent a car and drive to Bildmuseet. With a rental car you will enjoy freedom to explore Bildmuseet and other top attractions in Umeå at your own pace.

With your travel plans in place and these guidelines in mind, you're all set for an unforgettable experience at Bildmuseet!

Bildmuseet travel plans

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Discover the enchanting beauty of Umeå and top attractions like Bildmuseet with a perfectly planned holiday package. Our travel packages include everything you need to explore Bildmuseet and beyond. Whether you're looking for an adventure-filled getaway or a relaxing retreat, our holiday packages to Umeå, Sweden, offer a variety of activities and experiences to suit all types of travelers.

Continue reading to find the best travel plans and tips for discovering this one-of-a-kind museum in Sweden.


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Car rental near Bildmuseet

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Discovering Sweden's captivating landscapes and the iconic Bildmuseet becomes a breeze with a rental car. Upon arrival, international travelers can choose from 2 reputable rental car companies near Umeå Airport and the city of Umeå, making transportation seamless and efficient.

Sweden's rental car companies cater to a variety of preferences, offering vehicles ranging from compact and midsize to premium, estate, and even camper vans or convertibles. To select the perfect ride, consider your itinerary and specific travel plans in Umeå and beyond.

For budget-conscious travelers, Hertz currently boasts the most affordable rates, starting at just 53.77 EUR per day or 376.4 EUR per week. Conveniently located at Jarnvagstorget, Jarnhallen, 90328 in Umea, this rental option ensures you can explore Sweden's wonders without breaking the bank.

Where to stay near Bildmuseet

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Wake up well-rested to a new day of exploring in Umeå by staying at a top-rated hotel in the heart of the city. With the city's most famous attractions like the stunning Bildmuseet just a stone's throw away, you'll be in the perfect location to effortlessly immerse yourself in Umeå.

Discover the best hotels for visiting Bildmuseet below.

Top hotels near Bildmuseet

Make the most of your time in Umeå by staying close to Bildmuseet. Umeå is home to top-rated hotels and places to stay for every budget, within a comfortable distance from Bildmuseet.

This hotel has earned a remarkable 4 out of 5 stars from 1704 guests. A stay at First Hotel Dragonen starts at approximately 97 EUR per night.

With an outstanding 4 out of 5 stars from 1659 satisfied guests, this hotel is one of the best-rated stays near Bildmuseet. One night at this hotel costs from 86 EUR per night.

Explore all your options and find the best hotel for your trip to Umeå below.


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Other top attractions in Umeå

Umeå offers a diverse range of top attractions. From museums and architectural wonders to sculptures and natural wonders, the city has something for everyone. For the ultimate sightseeing tour around Umeå, there are a number of attractions every itinerary should include, namely Västerbotten museum, Guitars the Museum, and Umeå City Church.

Västerbotten museum is a bucket-list county museum and top attraction in Umeå, attracting numerous travelers and locals every year. As evident by its average rating of 4 out of 5 stars in 1,135 reviews, this attraction is a popular place to visit for anyone with time to spend in the city. The exact address of Västerbotten museum is Helena Elisabeths väg 3, 903 42 Umeå, Sweden.

Another appreciated attraction in Umeå is Guitars the Museum. This is just like Västerbotten museum, one of the most popular sites to visit in the city. With an impressive average rating of 4 out of 5 stars among 397 visitors, it’s also one of the highest rated. The exact address of this museum is Skolgatan 59, 903 29 Umeå, Sweden.

Umeå City Church is also a clear favorite among travelers seeking to experience the uniqueness of Umeå. This hall church and top attraction in Umeå has been rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 277 visitors. Visitors usually spend a moment at Umeå City Church creating core memories of the city. This attraction is located at the address of Västra Kyrkogatan 3, 903 29 Umeå, Sweden.

Check out our full list of top attractions in the city of Umeå below.

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Your next adventure is waiting for you in city of Umeå. Explore the map to discover all the incredible attractions you’ll visit on your vacation of a lifetime in Sweden.

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