Ministry of Culture (Sweden)

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Ministry of Culture
Kulturdepartementet
Agency overview
Formed 2007 (2007)[1]
Employees about 85
Minister responsible Lena Adelsohn Liljeroth
Website www.sweden.gov.se/sb/d/8371
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The Ministry of Culture (Swedish: Kulturdepartementet) is a ministry within the government of Sweden responsible for culture policy. The ministry is headed by the Minister for Culture, currently Lena Adelsohn Liljeroth (m).

The Ministry of Culture is located at Drottninggatan 16 in central Stockholm.

Government agencies[edit]

The Ministry of Culture is principal for the following government agencies:

General cultural activities[edit]

Language, literature, libraries and archives[edit]

Visual arts, design and applied arts[edit]

Film, artists and heritage[edit]

Media[edit]

Museums and exhibitions[edit]

Theatre, dance och music[edit]

Religious communities[edit]

Areas of responsibility[edit]

  • Culture
  • Media
  • Sports

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Kulturdepartementet". Nationalencyklopedin (in Swedish). Retrieved 13 November 2010.  (subscription required)

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 59°19′47.89″N 18°03′55.49″E / 59.3299694°N 18.0654139°E / 59.3299694; 18.0654139