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Royal Palace

111 30 | Riddarholmen, Stockholm, Sweden
+46 8 402 60 00
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The changing of the guard ceremony has been a daily tradition since 1523.
  • Excellent36%
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  • Average17%
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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111 30 | Riddarholmen, Stockholm, Sweden
Gamla Stan & Riddarholmen
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"tre kronor museum"
in 73 reviews
"guard ceremony"
in 46 reviews
"marching band"
in 28 reviews
"official residence"
in 22 reviews
"state rooms"
in 25 reviews
"swedish royalty"
in 26 reviews
"guided tour"
in 105 reviews
"old town"
in 146 reviews
"takes place"
in 28 reviews
"own pace"
in 23 reviews
"gamla stan"
in 109 reviews
"worth a visit"
in 79 reviews
"stockholm card"
in 54 reviews
"on display"
in 32 reviews
"swedish history"
in 26 reviews
"treasury"
in 369 reviews
"castle"
in 151 reviews
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Reviewed yesterday

A huge building that fails to come alive. All very stolid and lacks joy, despite good staff. This is a duty rather than a pleasure to visit.

Thank 22Mat
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This is a stunning building in a beautiful part of Stockholm, the Old Town. Beautiful to walk around both outside and inside. There are tours that take people further in the palace. Stunning to see the architecture and nice to see people can just walk...More

Thank J_travelB
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Time- Approximately one to two hours. This is the place to discover the history of the Swedish Crown from 1500 to present. It allows incite into the throne, living quarters, the chapel, royal crowns, and jewels. It is definitely worth the visit. Today it is...More

Thank Funtraveler2014
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This is a must seeevent if you are in Stockholm. Just be sure to be there before 1215 to get a good viewing spot. It is free to watch and a great photo opportunity

Thank allanriley9
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This the largest palace in northern Europe is like a Kinder Egg with several sights in one place; the Crown Jewels, The museum of Roman Antiques, The museum of Palace History, The state appartements, The Royal Burial Church, the change of guards. You will spend...More

Thank Lars L
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Reviewed 1 week ago

If you are person who loves visiting palaces then you should not miss this one. it was snowing heavily when we were there but that just made the facade even more beautiful

Thank Prameet7
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Reviewed 1 week ago

One of the largest palaces in Europe and is the official residence of His Majesty the King of Sweden, with over 600 rooms. The Palace was largely built during the eighteenth century in the Italian Baroque style, on the spot where the “Tre Kronor” castle...More

Thank KatielouAustralia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

If you have been to other royal palaces around Europe, you can give this one a miss. This complex of museums has some costumes, some heraldry, some furniture, and on the whole no personality or story-line.

Thank MannyG2000
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A visit to the Royal Palace in Stockholm is a top "must do" when visiting the beautiful city of Stockholm. If you have time to visit the Palace, be sure to see the Royal Apartments and the Throne Room. The royal family of Sweden lived...More

Thank TravelBoomerang
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I visited the royal apartments in my last day in Stockholm, the visit was included on the Stockholm Pass so I thought it was something not to be missed. Indeed, the visit was well worth it as some of the rooms are very elegant even...More

Thank Adrian G
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Gamla Stan & Riddarholmen
Gamla Stan is Stockholm’s historic old town and home
to the Swedish Royal Palace. It’s the most central
island of Stockholm and accompanied by the small
island of Riddarholmen, mainly known for its famous
Riddarholm Church. Gamla Stan tends to be a bit
touristy at times but is definitely worth visiting:
take a stroll past the well-preserved buildings and
through the small (and also Sweden’s narrowest)
...More
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Wilma A
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15 February 2018|
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Response from Myrhammar | Reviewed this property |
I do recommend you to buy your ticket at the entrance if you then really feel for to visit inside, it is not cheap. (16 euro / adult) and if you already bought the tickets you feel a pressure to entrance and your pleasure... More
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Response from Brendan M | Reviewed this property |
On Sundays at 13:!5, during the week an hour earlier. Position yourself opposite the cannons behind the barrier- you will need to be there 30 mins in advance to get a good view. The soldiers will move you to inside the... More
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