27 September 2022
On Tuesday 27 September, HM The King opened the first Parliamentary Session of the newly-elected Riksdag. The mandate period for the Parliamentary Session runs until September next year.
27 September 2022
On 27 September, The Queen opened an international conference on helplines for children and young people. The conference was organised by Child Helpline International, whose members consist of 168 helplines from 141 countries.
26 September 2022
Their Majesties The King and Queen of the Netherlands will pay a State Visit to Sweden on 11–13 October 2022 at the invitation of His Majesty the King.
19 September 2022
On Monday 19 September, The King and Queen attended Queen Elizabeth II's state funeral at Westminster Abbey in London and the subsequent burial service in Windsor.
15 September 2022
On Monday 19 September, Their Majesties The King and Queen will attend the state funeral of HM Queen Elizabeth II in London. The day of the funeral will also be marked by flags being flown at half-mast and a Seraphim Toll in Stockholm.
9 September 2022
Following the demise of Queen Elizabeth II, HM The King of Sweden today sent condolences to HM The King of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland.
Royal palaces and residences
Discover the royal palaces, parks and stables. Read about the history and use of the palaces.
The Bernadotte dynasty has used Drottningholm's palace and park since Oscar I's time. The Palace is Their Majesties the King and Queen's permanent home residence. The rooms in the southern wing of the palace are reserved for this purpose. The rest of the palace and grounds are open to the public year round.
The Royal Court
The task of the Royal Court is to assist the Head of State and the Royal Family in their official duties. An important task for the Royal Court is also to show the cultural heritage associated with the Swedish monarchy to the public.
Official duties and tasks
The Royal Court is the organisation that supports H.M. The King and the other members of the Royal House in their official duties. The King's motto “For Sweden – With the times” is a guide for The Royal Court.
Visit the Royal Palaces
Ten Royal Palaces with museums, chapels, parks, gift shops, cafes and Royal Stables. Four centuries of art and history. Click on the sites for opening hours and tickets.