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EUROPEAN BROADCASTING UNION PARTNERS WITH ABBA THE MUSEUM ON NEW EUROVISION SONG CONTEST EXHIBITION – PREMIERS 7 OF MAY

EUROPEAN BROADCASTING UNION PARTNERS WITH ABBA THE MUSEUM ON NEW EUROVISION SONG CONTEST EXHIBITION – PREMIERS 7 OF MAY

Press Releases   •   Mar 16, 2016 09:00 GMT

​ABBA The Museum and the European Broadcasting Union are excited to announce the opening of a new exhibition, dedicated to The Eurovision Song Contest. The interactive ”GOOD EVENING EUROPE!” exhibition will celebrate the history of the world’s longest running annual television competition that was first held in 1956.

After more than one million visitors: Pop House invests big in 2016. Redesign will include more venues for live music and exciting exhibitions.

After more than one million visitors: Pop House invests big in 2016. Redesign will include more venues for live music and exciting exhibitions.

Press Releases   •   Feb 24, 2016 14:13 GMT

Pop House, on the island of Royal Djurgården in Stockholm, is in the process of a major upgrade in 2016 as part of its continued vision to become a house of music with a variety of experiences for Swedish and international visitors.

ABBA The Museum presents special exhibition “ABBA in Japan - The last tour” at Yasuragi

ABBA The Museum presents special exhibition “ABBA in Japan - The last tour” at Yasuragi

Press Releases   •   Oct 09, 2015 15:10 GMT

ABBA The Museum and the Japanese spa and conference hotel Yasuragi are initiating a collaboration, presenting a special exhibition of ABBA’s last tour in Japan. The exhibition is based on the book ABBA The Backstage Stories by Ingmarie Halling. Costumes by ABBA’s costume designer Owe Sandström will also be on display.

GREAT VISITOR NUMBERS AT ABBA THE MUSEUM AND POP HOUSE HOTEL!

GREAT VISITOR NUMBERS AT ABBA THE MUSEUM AND POP HOUSE HOTEL!

Press Releases   •   Aug 06, 2015 14:14 GMT

THE SUMMER IS OFF TO A GOOD START FOR THE HOUSE OF MUSIC AT DJURGÅRDEN IN STOCKHOLM. ABBA THE MUSEUM & SWEDISH MUSIC HALL OF FAME ARE REPORTING AN ALL TIME HIGH IN VISITOR NUMBERS, UP 10% COMPARED TO JULY 2014. MOREOVER, THE POP HOUSE HOTEL, LOCATED IN THE SAME BUILDING AS THE MUSEUM, IS UP AN ENTIRE 17% COMPARED TO LAST YEAR.

GREAT VISITOR NUMBERS AT ABBA THE MUSEUM AND POP HOUSE HOTEL!

GREAT VISITOR NUMBERS AT ABBA THE MUSEUM AND POP HOUSE HOTEL!

Press Releases   •   Aug 06, 2015 14:12 GMT

THE SUMMER IS OFF TO A GOOD START FOR THE HOUSE OF MUSIC AT DJURGÅRDEN IN STOCKHOLM. ABBA THE MUSEUM & SWEDISH MUSIC HALL OF FAME ARE REPORTING AN ALL TIME HIGH IN VISITOR NUMBERS, UP 10% COMPARED TO JULY 2014. MOREOVER, THE POP HOUSE HOTEL, LOCATED IN THE SAME BUILDING AS THE MUSEUM, IS UP AN ENTIRE 17% COMPARED TO LAST YEAR.

STAY IN DUVEMÅLA OR SLEEP LIKE A POP STAR IN THE ABBA GOLD ROOM – Pop House Hotel is proud to present new themed hotel rooms linked to Swedish music!

STAY IN DUVEMÅLA OR SLEEP LIKE A POP STAR IN THE ABBA GOLD ROOM – Pop House Hotel is proud to present new themed hotel rooms linked to Swedish music!

Press Releases   •   Jun 25, 2015 16:05 GMT

Pop House Hotel is in the same building as ABBA The Museum and the Swedish Music Hall of Fame, of which Björn Ulvaeus is part owner. What makes the hotel unique is its strong connection to the exhibitions about Swedish pop music, the Swedish Music Hall of Fame and ABBA. The vision of a house of music in Stockholm/Sweden is now being ramped up thanks to the hotel’s new music-themed rooms.

NEVER BEFORE SHOWN PHOTOS OF ABBA IN POP-ICON PHOTO EXHIBITION

NEVER BEFORE SHOWN PHOTOS OF ABBA IN POP-ICON PHOTO EXHIBITION

Press Releases   •   Apr 21, 2015 11:28 GMT

ABBA the Museum at Djurgården in Stockholm is proud to present its first solo photography exhibition ‘ABBA by Calvero,’ a unique fine art collection of the best photos of ABBA, in full format, taken by the legendary rock and pop photographer Torbjörn Calvero. Many of the photographs have never been shown before, which is generating major international interest.

Björn Ulvaeus invites you to Mamma Mia! the Party in Stockholm

Björn Ulvaeus invites you to Mamma Mia! the Party in Stockholm

Press Releases   •   Apr 15, 2015 13:02 GMT

Get into the Mamma Mia party mood! In January 2016 Mamma Mia! the Party opens at Restaurant Tyrol in Gröna Lund, Stockholm’s famous amusement park, just across the street from ABBA The Museum. Using the ABBA song catalogue as a base Björn Ulvaeus wants to capture the happy atmosphere of the musical that has played to millions around the world and transfer it to a big party.

Founding CEO hands over a successful ABBA The Museum. Ingmarie Halling becomes Museum Director.

Founding CEO hands over a successful ABBA The Museum. Ingmarie Halling becomes Museum Director.

Press Releases   •   Apr 10, 2015 07:58 GMT

Three years ago, Mattias Hansson was commissioned on a consultancy basis to draw up the guidelines for a new concept and lead efforts to build, launch and market what was to become ABBA The Museum at Djurgården in Stockholm. Today, almost two years after opening, success is a fact.

Stockholm now has a POP HOUSE HOTEL with themed rooms and live gigs

Stockholm now has a POP HOUSE HOTEL with themed rooms and live gigs

Press Releases   •   Mar 27, 2015 13:55 GMT

On March 25, Melody Hotel changed name to POP HOUSE HOTEL, which houses the Swedish Popular Music History exhibit, ABBA The Museum, Swedish Music Hall of Fame and the POP shop. The house has already welcomed more than 600,000 visitors. Now the hotel and restaurant is being further developed:

Stockholm now has a POP HOUSE HOTEL with themed rooms and live gigs

Stockholm now has a POP HOUSE HOTEL with themed rooms and live gigs

Press Releases   •   Mar 27, 2015 07:26 GMT

​On March 25, Melody Hotel changed name to POP HOUSE HOTEL, which houses the Swedish Popular Music History exhibit, ABBA The Museum, Swedish Music Hall of Fame and the POP shop. The house has already welcomed more than 600,000 visitors. Now the hotel and restaurant is being further developed:

Finally back together – forever. ABBA The Museum presents figures of ABBA, showcasing unique Swedish craftsmanship

Finally back together – forever. ABBA The Museum presents figures of ABBA, showcasing unique Swedish craftsmanship

Press Releases   •   Mar 03, 2015 15:00 GMT

ABBA The Museum is launching its biggest attraction since opening in May 2013. Four life-size replicas of ABBA members Frida, Agnetha, Björn and Benny in silicon, dressed in their legendary stage clothes from the late ‘70s. Work on the figures has been ongoing for just over a year, headed by talented make-up artist and artist Göran Lundström at Effektstudion in Hammarby Sjöstad, Stockholm.

TURNING THE VISION OF A HOUSE ABOUT MUSIC INTO REALITY

TURNING THE VISION OF A HOUSE ABOUT MUSIC INTO REALITY

Press Releases   •   Feb 24, 2015 13:04 GMT

In December, Björn Ulvaeus, in collaboration with partners Conni Jonsson and Pelle Lindberg, acquired the property Konsthallen 2 at Djurgårdsvägen 68 in Stockholm, via the new company POP HOUSE. The building houses three tenants: ABBA The Museum, Swedish Music Hall of Fame and Melody Hotel.

TURNING THE VISION OF A HOUSE ABOUT MUSIC INTO REALITY

TURNING THE VISION OF A HOUSE ABOUT MUSIC INTO REALITY

Press Releases   •   Feb 24, 2015 07:31 GMT

​In December, Björn Ulvaeus, in collaboration with partners Conni Jonsson and Pelle Lindberg, acquired the property Konsthallen 2 at Djurgårdsvägen 68 in Stockholm, via the new company POP HOUSE. The building houses three tenants: ABBA The Museum, Swedish Music Hall of Fame and Melody Hotel.

Björn Ulvaeus acquires property that houses ABBA The Museum/Swedish Music Hall of Fame on Djurgården in Stockholm

Björn Ulvaeus acquires property that houses ABBA The Museum/Swedish Music Hall of Fame on Djurgården in Stockholm

Press Releases   •   Dec 18, 2014 14:00 GMT

Kopparnäset AB, Qarlbo AB and 2try AB have acquired the property Konsthallen 2 at Djurgårdsvägen 68 in Stockholm from Rotaria AB, and will assume ownership on January 29, 2015.

Laleh breathes new life into “Chiquitita,” supporting UNICEF through an initiative from ABBA The Museum

Laleh breathes new life into “Chiquitita,” supporting UNICEF through an initiative from ABBA The Museum

Press Releases   •   Nov 20, 2014 10:47 GMT

Since 1979, ABBA, one of the world’s greatest pop groups, has been donating royalties from the song “Chiquitita” in support of the vitally important work carried out by UNICEF. In order to spread ABBA’s song to new audiences and breathe new life into the group’s work with UNICEF, ABBA The Museum is inviting new well known artists to record their interpretation of the song. First up is Laleh.

ABBA THE MUSEUM AND UNICEF SWEDEN COLLABORATE IN SUPPORT OF YOUNG GIRLS’RIGHTS. FIRST UP: LALEH

ABBA THE MUSEUM AND UNICEF SWEDEN COLLABORATE IN SUPPORT OF YOUNG GIRLS’RIGHTS. FIRST UP: LALEH

Press Releases   •   Nov 17, 2014 16:00 GMT

UNICEF Sweden and ABBA The Museum have initiated a new long-term collaboration over the song “Chiquitita”in support of young girls worldwide. ABBA members, Frida Lyngstad Reuss, Benny Andersson, Agnetha Fältskog and Björn Ulvaeus, are all behind the collaboration and are donating their royalties from “Chiquitita,”as artists and rightholders, to the cause.

EXCLUSIVELY FOR ABBA THE MUSEUM! POP STORY BY BJÖRN ULVAEUS. Illustrated by Ola Skogäng.

EXCLUSIVELY FOR ABBA THE MUSEUM! POP STORY BY BJÖRN ULVAEUS. Illustrated by Ola Skogäng.

Press Releases   •   Oct 28, 2014 15:43 GMT

POP STORY (Fri Tanke) is an illustrated book for children from 5 to 10 years of age written by Björn Ulvaeus. The book tells the story of four young, talented people in the late 60s, who met and formed one of world’s bestselling pop groups of all time, ABBA, and wrote Swedish pop history.

ABBA FOR EVERYONE – AUTUMN BREAK FOR THE FAMILY AT ABBA THE MUSEUM

ABBA FOR EVERYONE – AUTUMN BREAK FOR THE FAMILY AT ABBA THE MUSEUM

Press Releases   •   Sep 26, 2014 10:54 GMT

“Over the road is the ABBA The Museum. Well the children just love that. ABBA came to them completely new and fresh." A.A Gill in DN 2014. ABBA The Museum looks forward to welcoming you and all the family to activities during the autumn break, 27 October - 31 October. Illustrate your own ABBA album cover or get the ABBA look by crocheting Agnetha’s famous Waterloo hat in the museum’s cinema.

NYTT ALBUM: ABBA LIVE AT WEMBLEY ARENA SMYGLYSSNING PÅ ABBA THE MUSEUM

NYTT ALBUM: ABBA LIVE AT WEMBLEY ARENA SMYGLYSSNING PÅ ABBA THE MUSEUM

Press Releases   •   Sep 19, 2014 16:17 GMT

Fredagen den 26 september bjuder ABBA The Museum in till förhandslyssning av det splitter nya albumet ABBA LIVE AT WEMBLEY ARENA. Den nya inspelningen innehåller hela showen från 10 nov 1979 på Londons Wembley arena. Albumet inkluderar även det tidigare outgivna spåret "I’m still alive", framfört av Agnetha Fältskog.