Only the Swedes could make an otherwise rather dull public transit system so riveting; indeed the Stockholm metro has been deemed the world’s longest art gallery numerous times, at 100 kilometres long and stretching over 90 stations.
Known as the world's longest art gallery, the Stockholm metro features the work of more than 150 talented artists! You can easily spend hours exploring these stations and admiring the art! This is a must-see attraction in Sweden.
People walk at the Stadion subway station on November 2012 in Stockholm. Over 90 of the 100 subway stations in Stockholm have been decorated with sculptures, mosaics, paintings, installations, engravings and reliefs by over 150 artists.
The Stockholm metro (Swedish: Stockholms tunnelbana) is a metro system in Stockholm, Sweden. The first line opened in and today the system has 100 stations in use, of which 47 are underground and 53 above ground.
Interview: Stunning Underground Art Inside the Stockholm Metro