Welcome to Accelerator

Admission is always free at Accelerator. A space for meetings, discussions and dialogue around art and research.

In connection to each exhibition Accelerator presents a talks programme with public discussions and presentations, where artists, the general public and researchers can meet to reflect on contemporary issues.  

Accelerator is temporarily closed until September 1st due to the corona pandemic.

Book an online guided tour

Book an admission free online guided tour of Johanna Gustafsson Fürst’s exhibition Graft the Words, Whip My Tongue – Part 2.

The tours take place every other Wednesday at 4.30 pm. Viewing dates: 9 September, 23 September, 7 October, 21 October, 4 November.

The tours durates between 15-30 mins depending on the number of visitors. Advance booking is required via accelerator@su.se.

Accelerator café by Pontus Frithiof

The café is temporarily closed until the exhibition space opens.

Accelerator 2019. Photo Ingmarie Andersson.
Accelerator 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.

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
Phone: (+46) 0766 962 023
Visitor address: Frescativägen 26A, Stockholm

Postal address

Stockholm University
SE-106 91 Stockholm

Delivery address

Frescativägen 24A
SE-114 18 Stockholm

Guided tours and group visits

Why not let one of our expert hosts give your group a 10-minute introduction to Accelerator! Please contact us before your visit to ensure availability. If you would like a longer guided tour, please contact us via email at visningar.accelerator@su.se.

You can also combine the tour or introduction with lunch or dinner at Accelerator Café by Pontus Frithiof Café. We look forward to hearing from you!

General visitor information

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


Our entrance is at street level and all levels are lift-accessible. If you have any concerns or comments regarding your visit, please contact us at accelerator@su.se. Welcome!

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


For press enquires please contact our press office.
Download press releases and images here.