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The Nordic Watercolour Museum is situated on the island of Tjörn, 70 kilometres north of Gothenburg on the Swedish west coast. We are located on Södra Hamnen 6 in Skärhamn with the sea as our closest neighbor.

Find your way
Map for the Nordic Watercolor Museum

BUS

Nearest bus stop is called Kommunhuset, Tjörn. Follow signs to Södra Hamnen / Nordiska Akvarellmuseet. The walk takes about 10–15 minutes.

For current timetables, visit Västtrafik's website.

BIKE

There are opportunities to park your bike next to the museum. In Tjörn municipality, it is possible to rent a bike.

OPENING DAY BUS

The Nordic Watercolour Museum sometimes offer free bus transfer Gothenburg–Skärhamn round trip to the exhibition openings. Information about the bus is announced on the website and on social media.

CAR

Coordinates: 57.9890, 11.5404
From Gothenburg, follow the brown/white signs along the E6. From Stenungsund, you cross the bridges to Tjörn. After the bridges, turn left onto road 169. Follow the brown/white signs to Skärhamn and to Nordiska Akvarellmuseet/The Nordic Watercolour Museum.

From Uddevalla, follow the brown/white signs along the E6. From Stenungsund, you cross the bridges to Tjörn. After the bridges, turn left onto road 169. Follow the brown/white signs to Skärhamn and to Nordiska Akvarellmuseet/The Nordic Watercolour Museum.

PARKING

In front of the museum there is a parking lot with 25 spaces and four spaces reserved for you with limited mobility. Please note that parking is free of charge but limited to four hours. In close proximity to the museum (5–10 minutes walk) there are more parking spaces.

FLIGHT

The nearest airport is Landvetter Airport.

TRAIN

The nearest train station is in Stenungsund, about 25 km from Skärhamn. From there, local buses take you to us. Västtrafik's website

BOAT

Coordinates: Lat N 57 ° 59 ′ 20 ″ Lon E 11 ° 32 ′ 25 ″
In the vicinity of the museum is Skärhamn's guest harbor, a four-star harbor with 120 berths.