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Abecita Art Museum


Photo, Graphics & Textile art.

Abecita Art Museum displays international photography and pop art from Europe and the USA in a traditional industrial environment. Three floors of a total of 2400m² show partly the museum's collection - unique in Europe - which consists about 400 works represented by about 30 artists, and partly temporary photo exhibitions. Every year, the museum presents a dozen different exhibitions by both Swedish and international photographers.


The program includes lecture evenings where you meet current photographers, who give lectures with slide shows and question time. Vernissageis given for each new exhibition period and in between there are also events such as fashion shows, release evenings for new photo books etc.

Café & Photo Bookstore

The museum has a café and museum shop. Also visit NEVA Books, the museum's photo book shop with a large assortment.

Guided tours

Abecita offers guided tours for groups, with at least 10 people.

During a guided tour, you get to listen to both history, "meet" well-known American and European artists and be guided through ongoing exhibitions for about 1.5 hours. In connection with a guided tour, you can order coffee with consumption. Visit the museum's website or contact Abecita to plan your visit. The museum is open six days a week and must be seen!

Contact information

Herrljungagatan 15
Contact: Michaela Faily
Phone: +46-768350102


Opening hours

  1. Today11:00-16:00
  2. Friday11:00-16:00
  3. Saturday11:00-15:00
  4. Sunday11:00-15:00
  5. MondayClosed
  6. Tuesday11:00-16:00
  7. Wednesday11:00-16:00

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Price information

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Admission - SEK 100 (incl. Coffee)
Students - SEK 50
School group (under 15 years) - SEK 400
For 15 years, in the company of parents - free admission

Guided tours
At our tours, you get access to a dedicated guide who tells you about ongoing exhibitions, the museum's history and the artists in the collection.
Guided tour can be booked in groups of up to 50 people according to below.
1.5 hours. Coffee and Admission are included in the prices.
Number During opening hours During non-opening hours
1-10 pers 1,500 kr 1,500 kr
11-20 pers SEK 2,000 SEK 2,000
21-30 pers SEK 2,500 SEK 2,500
31-50 pers 3,500kr3,500kr
Guided tours must always be booked in advance.
Guided tour Student fr. DKK 75 / person or after a quote.
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Public transportation

|Translated by Google translation| Bus stop - Knalleland Look past the parking lot towards the zoo and the railway, you see a large facade with a vaulted ceiling painted in bright colors to a large work of art. The museum is located in the middle of the main entrance to Storknallen. By train from Stockholm and Herrljunga there is a station 100 m from the museum. A stop before Borås Central Station.


In recent years, Borås has been transformed into a giant outdoor gallery with sculptures, installations, murals and other forms of street art in the public space. In combination with a number of galleries and museums in contemporary, photographic and textile art, Borås offers a broad and strong cultural spectrum for all tastes and orientations.

When visiting Borås, in addition to the Abecita Art Museum, you can do a full day in the spirit of art. Borås offers art and sculpture walks, the Textile Museum and Borås Art Museum. Textile Fashion Center is a new meeting place for creative activities in fashion, textiles and design. A center for science, culture, innovation and business.


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GPS coordinates: X: 6408439, Y: 1324035 Lat N 57 ° 45 ′ 963 ”Lon E 12 ° 50 ′ 889” From Gothenburg: Car approx. 45 min. Bus 100 to Borås Resecentrum 60 min. If you are going on by bus, go to the bus square and take bus 1. On foot, about 15 minutes to the museum towards Borås Zoo, about 1.7 km north north east of Resecentrum.


  • Lift
  • Café
  • No pets
  • Conference facilities
  • Credit cards accepted
  • Suitable for disabled persons
  • WC
  • Open all year round
  • Parking