Once they reach the East Stairs, the guests are checked against the guest list. They have showed their invitation cards to the Palace Guard at the South Gate. Here, the Speaker's wife Ylwa Westerberg arrives. Photo: Henrik Garlöv/the Royal Court
On Thursday 24 February, another official dinner was held at the Royal Palace of Stockholm. You can follow the guests as they are welcomed at the South Gate and then make their way up to the Banqueting Rooms.