Drottningholm Palace Open today 10.00-16.00

Guided tours

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

The number of places on each tour is limited, and cannot be booked in advance . To book a guided tour for larger groups, see menu Group Visits.

The guided tours takes approximately 45 minutes.

The guided tour costs 30 SEK:
To join a guided tour you buy an entrance ticket and a tour ticket 30 SEK at the cash desks. The guided tours are free of charge for children under 18 years of age (additional entrance ticket for child 7–17 years of age). 

Guided tours in English

January–April, October–December
All open days 11:30 and 13:30

May–September
All open days 10:30, 11:30, 13:30 and 15:30

Guided tours in Chinese

We offer guided tours of the Palace in Chinese in June, July and August. Buy entrance and tour ticket before the guided tour starts.

Fridays at 13;00, 7 June–30 August 2019:

June: 7, 14, 21, 28 June at 13:00
July: 5, 12, 19, 26 July at 13:00
August: 2, 9, 16, 23, 30 August at 13:00

Guided tours in Russian

During New Years eve and the following week there will be Palace tours in Russian. Entrance and tour ticket must be purchased before the guided tour starts.

Daily at 13:00, 31 December 2019–5 January 2020.

Photo: Kate Gabor/Royalpalaces.se

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Events

Drottningholm Palace tour 1 Nov – 15 Dec

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New Year at Drottningholm 31 Dec – 6 Jan 2020

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FAQ

  • Is it possible to take wedding photos inside the royal palaces?

    Wedding photography is not permitted in the rooms of the royal palaces.

    In the case of wedding ceremonies in Drottningholm Royal Chapel, Rosersberg Palace Chapel, Strömsholm Palace Chapel and Ulriksdal Palace Chapel, it is fine to take photographs in the chapel, but not in the rooms of the palaces.

  • Is it possible to take wedding photos in the palace parks?

    It is permitted to take wedding photos for private use in our palace parks. Please respect the following: it is not permitted to set up bulky photography equipment and/or props, to cordon off or drive vehicles onto our park areas or in any other way disturb other park visitors.
    Please note the special stipulations for photography in our Image and Media Gallery.

  • Can I pre-book a ticket for the general palace tours?

    Tickets can be purchased on the same day at any of our ticket offices; no advance purchase available.

  • Are there any storage lockers at the royal palaces?

    The Royal Palace of Stockholm: There are a few storage lockers available at Tickets & Information and in the Tre Kronor Museum. However, we would recommend not bringing any large bags with you. The other royal palaces and visitor attractions: No storage lockers available.

  • Can I take my bag into the royal palaces?

    Small bags are permitted at our visitor attractions. Rucksacks should be carried in your hand or on your front. Do not leave any bags unattended. Bags and cases with wheels are not permitted.

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