The Royal Palaces

A site about the Royal Palaces.

Royal Palace tour 1 Jan – 31 May

Join our knowledgeable guides for a tour through the state rooms at the Royal Palace of Stockholm. During the tour, history will be broug...

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Mankind has built fireplaces for thousands of years, for heat, light and cooking. Fireplaces have long been at the heart of the home, inc...

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Two queens have left their mark on Drottningholm Palace. One of them, Queen Hedvig Eleonora, had the palace built. The other, Queen Lovis...

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Drottningholm Palace tour 1 Jan – 29 Mar

You can explore Drottningholm Palace by yourself, but a guided tour will ensure that your visit is particularly memorable.

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Visit the Royal Stables 11 Jan – 31 May

The Royal Stables are located in central Stockholm, and are open for visits all year round. Welcome to a very special workplace.

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The Museum Three Crowns (Tre Kronor) is a museum dedicated to the original Tre Kronor Palace in Stockholm, which was destroyed in a viole...

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In dark cellar vaults at the Royal Palace the Monarchy's most important symbols – the Regalia – are kept in safe-keeping. See fascinating...

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Hunt for lions, find flowers and discover the Palace's gold. Challenging image hunts in the rooms of Drottningholm Palace is hosted for c...

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This activity trail turns a visit to the exhibition into a voyage of discovery. Animals and nature are common themes in Märta Måås-Fjette...

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Our Palaces and Royal sites

The Royal Palace Open today 10.00-16.00

Welcome to one of Europe's largest and most dynamic palaces. The Royal Palace of Stockholm is His Majesty The King's official residence a...

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Drottningholm Palace is on UNESCO's World Heritage list. It is the most well-preserved royal castle built in the 1600s in Sweden and at t...

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On the shores of Lake Mälaren, Gripsholm Castle towers powerfully and fairytale-like over the idyllic small town of Mariefred in Söderman...

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"I was glad that you could catch a glimpse of life on Djurgården, that you could see how the majesty of the oak trees depends on people p...

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FAQ

  • Do I have to buy the entrance ticket to the Royal Palace on the web page?
    No, it is also possible to buy the entrance ticket at the entrance to the Royal Palace on the day for the visit. The ticket is valid for one day.
  • Am I allowed to take pictures inside the royal palaces?
    Photography and filming for private use are permitted inside and outside the palaces. However, flashes/lamps, tripods, selfie sticks and other fixed equipment must not be used, and you must not disturb other visitors, tours or any other activities.This permission does not apply to commercial or other organised photography or filming. For photography and filming for other purposes, please contact the Marketing Department.The Royal Palace of Stockholm, Drottningholm Palace and Haga Palace are specially classified facilities, and the following rules apply:
    • The Royal Palace of Stockholm: photography and filming from the air are forbidden.
    • Drottningholm Palace: photography and filming from the air are forbidden.
    • Haga Palace: photography and filming from the air are forbidden. Nor may Haga Palace be photographed or filmed from the ground.
  • What currency can I pay with?
    It is possible to pay with Swedish kronor (SEK), Euro and Dollar. For Euro and Dollar only bills are accepted and change is given in Swedish kronor. It is also possible to pay by credit card.

    At the Royal Stables you can pay with Swedish kronor and by debit card, but not with Euro and Dollar.
     
  • When is the Drottningholm garden open?
    The garden is open around the clock. There is no entrance fee.

Welcome to a boutique that is something out of the ordinary. The Royal Gift Shop is a unique present and souvenir shop offering products with a connection to the Royal Collections.

 

Find the Royal Gift Shops in the menu at Royal Palaces and sites.

Discover the articles and videos about the palace's history and highlights. In the archive you will find images and stories about selected items from the Royal Collections.

 

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