Items from the Museum's extensive costume collection of over 3000 garments are displayed in the Costume Gallery and Costume Accessories Gallery at the rear of the first floor.
Themed temporary exhibitions and a 'Costume of the Month' display featurelarge dress a revolvincostume g selection of clothing, while the Costume Accessories gallery is more of a store. Using original 1950s Swedish shop fittings, the small drawers from ladies' outfitters have been turned into display drawers, including shoes from 1670 to 2000, hats, hat pins, costume jewellery, ethnographic jewellery, chatelaines, purses and handbags. A small cabinet displays a selection of buttons whilst a large graphic panel explains how to look after your prized possessions.