The Royal Palace, Stockholm, Sweden - Firebird City Guides

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The Royal Palace, Stockholm, Sweden
A SLICE OF SWEDISH HISTORY
The Royal Palace is the official residence of His Majesty the King of Sweden, located on Stadsholmen (city island) in the Old Town of Stockholm.

The Palace is open to the public and offers no less than five museums. With over 600 rooms divided between 7 floors, it takes you through the Swedish royal family and their history.

The architecture is impressive - the palace was largely built during the 18th century in the Italian Baroque style by the architect Nicodemus Tessin. There are many interesting things to in addition to the Royal Apartments - the three impressive museums: the Treasury with the regalia, the Tre Kronor Museum that portrays the palaces medieval history and Gustav III's Museum of Antiquities. It also contains the Armory, with royal costumes and armor.

And don't miss the changing of the guards ceremony - it has been a daily tradition since 1523.

This combination of a royal residence, workplace and culture-historical monument open year round to visitors makes the Royal Palace of Stockholm unique among Europe's royal residences.

See it on following tours

Small group tour  |  Nearest Date:
May 12, 2019

10 + 2 days

6 cities

4 countries

Copenhagen | Oslo | Flam | Bergen | Stockholm | Helsinki

FREE EXTENSION: Simply THE best tour of Scandinavia. Travel by train, ferry, and plane from Denmark on to Norway fjords, Sweden, and enjoy 3 complimentary days in Helsinki!

Private tour  |  Nearest Date:
Flexible

10 days

5 cities

3 countries

Copenhagen | Oslo | Flam | Bergen | Stockholm

Discover Scandinavian nature's masterpieces with a private alternative to our classic trip to Scandinavia, custom tour around Sweden, Norway & Denmark. Four city tours with our excellent guides jazzed up with a funicular ride, prepare for a great adventure!

Private tour  |  Nearest Date:
Flexible

10 days

5 cities

1 country

Stockholm | Birka | Visby | Gothenburg | Malmo

Our private Sweden tour takes you through all best highlights: from cozy Old Towns to majestic natural sights to small fishing villages. See places you want at convenient pace on your custom tour.
Private tour  |  Nearest Date:
Flexible

16 days

8 cities

5 countries

Copenhagen | Oslo | Flam | Bergen | Stockholm | Helsinki | Saint Petersburg | Moscow

There is hardly any other journey in the world that can match to a level of cultural diversity and impressions! Explore Natural wonders of Norway and Scandinavia and finish your journey in the heart of Russia.
Private rail tour  |  Nearest Date:
Flexible

13 days

7 cities

3 countries

Copenhagen | Malmo | Gothenburg | Stockholm | Oslo | Bergen | Flam

If you love traveling by train, this is your best program. Explore Scandinavian capitals and fantastic Fjords on Trans-Scandinavian.
Private tour  |  Nearest Date:
Flexible

17 days

9 cities

7 countries

Copenhagen | Oslo | Flam | Bergen | Stockholm | Helsinki | Tallinn | Riga | Vilnius

Embark on a Scandinavia journey with an extension to "hidden treasures" of Baltic States. An extended version of our classic package tour of the region.
E.g., Sep 25 2018