Welcome to Accelerator

Admission is always free at Accelerator. A place to meet for art exhibitions, discussions or a visit to our café which serves food and beverages all day, from breakfast to closing time.

Accelerator is a space for meetings, discussions and dialogue. Each exhibition includes a programme of events, with public discussions and presentations, where artists, the general public and researchers can meet to reflect on contemporary issues.  Visitors can experience art in the exhibition spaces, or take a seat in our foyer with a book or a cup of coffee.

Accelerator 2019. Photo Ingmarie Andersson.
Accelerator 2019. Photo Ingmarie Andersson.

Opening hours

Mondays closed
Tuesday 12 noon – 6pm
Wednesday 12 noon – 8pm
Thursday-Sunday 12 noon – 6pm

The exhibition rooms are closed for installation Oct 21-25.

Accelerator café by Pontus Frithiof

Monday-Tuesday 7.30am – 6pm
Wednesday 7.30am – 8pm
Thursday-Friday 7.30am – 6pm
Saturday-Sunday 12 noon – 6pm

The Manne Siegbahn laboratory before the refurbishment in 2019. Photo Ingmarie Andersson.
The Manne Siegbahn laboratory before the refurbishment in 2019. Photo Ingmarie Andersson.

Getting here

Accelerator is located at Frescativägen 26A, on the Stockholm University campus, a one-minute walk from the nearest tube station, Universitetet.

You can also get here by bus 50, 639, 670 and 676 (to Universitetet Södra), bus 540 (to Universitetet Norra) or by the Roslagsbanan train service (to Universitetet).

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Welcome to Accelerator café by Pontus Frithiof

At Accelerator café by Pontus Frithiof, breakfast, lunch or coffee are served all day. We offer a wide range of organic food, sandwiches, salads and fresh pastries from Pontus Frithiof’s bakery. Accelerator Café by Pontus Frithiof is located in the foyer and seats 90 guests.

Contact Accelerator Café by Pontus Frithiof here.

Accelerator café by Pontus Frithiof is open Mon-Tue 7.30am-6pm, Wed 7.30-8pm, Thu-Fri 7.30-6pm, Sat-Sun 12 noon-6pm.

Pontus Frithiof. Photo Gustav Kaiser.


Please contact us with any enquiries about visiting and for information about the art and our exhibitions. Our hosts are present in the art space to answer any questions. Talk to them or contact us using the information below, if you have any questions about our programme of events, or comments and suggestions concerning Accelerator.

Email: accelerator@su.se
Visitor address: Frescativägen 26A, Stockholm

Postal address

Stockholms university
SE-106 91 Stockholm

Delivery address

Frescativägen 24A
SE-114 18 Stockholm

General visitor information

Lockers are available on the entrance level. There are toilets on every floor.

Group tours

Please note the are no guided tours of the exhibition This progress. Groups of visitors are kindly advised to contact us prior to their visit. Due to the limited capacity of the exhibition, large groups may be divided into smaller groups and need to allow more time for their visit.


2018-10-18: Due to a technical issue with our lifts, the exhibition is not accessible for people who have difficulties walking stairs. We apologise for any inconvenience caused and we will do our best to solve the issue as soon as possible.

If you have any concerns or comments regarding your visit, please contact us at accelerator@su.se. Welcome!


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