Recommended last entry time is 45 minutes before closing time so that you can have enough time to enjoy the exhibition.
Please note that dogs are not allowed in the museum (apart from guide dogs).
It is not possible to book admission tickets in advance!
Please note that the Volvo Museum is closed the 29th & 30th of November, 2021.

Opening hours


10 am-5 pm


11 am-4 pm



A museum for all of Volvo

The purpose of Volvo Museum is to preserve the history of Volvo and make it known to the public. The museum is run by Volvo Car Group and Volvo Group (including Volvo Trucks, Volvo Buses, Volvo Penta and Volvo Construction Equipment).

Ever since the opening in 1995, our collection has continued to grow. Apart from the products on display, we’ve also built up a comprehensive archive of historical documents and images, providing a unique view into the story of what became one of Sweden’s most successful companiesA museum for all of Volvo

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Find us

By car

From E6, E20, main road 40 or main road 45:

  1. Drive towards Göteborg and Hisingen.
  2. Choose road 155 towards Öckerö/Torslanda.
  3. Follow signs towards Arendal and Volvo Museum along Oljevägen.
  4. Pass Arken on your left side and take the next road to the left to enter the Arendal area
  5. After 300 meters, turn left on Arendals Skans and the Museum will shortly appear on your left side

Location: 57 41′ 42” N     11 49′ 11” E

There’s plenty of free parking outside the museum. Both in front and on the side along the fenvce towards the water.

Campers are very welcome and there is usually plenty of room along the fence facing the waterfront at the side of the Museum. If you arrive by camper, please ask the reception for a parking permit upon arrival.

By bus/tram


The closest bus stop is called Arendals Skans. If you’re coming from the city centre, the easiest way to get here is to first go to Eketrägatan (tram 5, 6 or 10). Then change to bus 32 towards Volvo Torslanda (via Arendal).

* Get off at Arendals Skans and follow the signs. The museum is located about 100 metres from the bus stop (close to the water).

* N.B. On weekends, you need to call ahead and book bus 32 for it to depart. Call Västtrafik (the public transport company) at +46-31-788 07 89 at least one hour before the departure time. This applies also for the trip from the Museum. Our Reception will be happy to assist to book your return trip.

Volvo Museum

Arendals Skans, 405 08 Göteborg