Conference & Events

Located only five minutes from Central station, the Museum of Mediterranean and Near Eastern Antiquities is a cosmopolitan meeting place for culture, discussion and debates. The museum hosts fascinating collections from Egypt, Cyprus, Greece, The Roman Empire and the Middle East and is Sweden's main archaeological museum of Mediterranean cultures.

The interior of this beautiful building was inspired by the rrenaissance palace "Palazzo Bevilaqua" in Bologna and forms an elegant backdrop to the museum collectionsan. With its central location and amazing atmosphere this is a sought after venue for all kind of events. We have dedicated staff to help you from site visit, administration and pre-planning through to on-site management of your event.


Capacity: 100 theater-seating
Area: 82,5 m2

This functional room is perfect for seminars and presentations and is always set up in theatre-style. Basic technical equipment is included with a ceiling-mounted projector, a screen, 6 wireless microphones (2 handheld, 4 headsets).


Capacity: 70 for a seated dinner/100 for standing receptions
Area: 82,5 m2

With magnificent views of the Royal Castle and Skeppsholmen, this beautifully wood paneled room once served as a meeting room to the board of directors at the bank that was located in the building from 1874-1955. The room is part of Bagdad Café but can be rented out as a "Chambre separeé " for parties of up to 70 people who wish to dine in a private room. The space is also great for standing receptions and is adjacent to the auditorium which means it is often used as a break out room and for coffee breaks. The Salon is not available for rent during lunch hours 11.30-14.30.

Bagdad Café for exclusive events

It is possible to rent all of Bagdad Café on Saturday evenings from 18.00 for bigger dinner events, this is the perfect back drop for you and your guests as your party will have exclusive access to the museum on the night. Please contact us for more information.

For enquiries in regards to conference, events and venue hireplease contact:


The museum restaurant Bagdad Café serves Mediterranean food with an emphasis on Turkish and Greek cuisine. For questions about the menu or to book a table please contact the restaurant directly; via e-mail: info.bagdad.cafe@gmail.com or call: + 46 (0) 10 456 12 95 or email konferens@medelhavsmuseet.se