The Tumba Papermill Museum

European Museum of the Year Award nomination

- Excerpt from "The awards, the Judge's report"

This is what the Judge's wrote about the Tumba Paper Mill Museum:

"The representative of Sweden was the Tumba Paper Mill Museum just outside Stockholm. This is a small museum which fulfils modern museum requirements and illustrates the long history of the factory where banknotes are still printed. It was noted that this is a museum where visitors are still treated as individuals, not mere statistics, and where the whole visitors experience i hugely enjoyable, with opportunities in good weather for picnics and sports activities. The museum's dog got a particular mention in the judge's report."

 

 

 

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Administrator Elin Ekeroth and Chief Curator Richard Kjellgren in Dublin 2008, receiving the certificate from Neil Cossons, chairman of European Forum.
Foto: European Forum