2016-05-24

Allocation of seats for photo and media positions at the christening of Prince Oscar

There will be one photo position and one photo and media position in connection to the christening of Prince Oscar. The christening takes place on Friday May 27, 2016, in the Royal Chapel, Royal Palace of Stockholm.

The following media outlets have been allocated a seat/seats in the photo and media positions. The number in brackets ( ) states how many seats each media outlet has been allocated.

Valid press card and photo ID required in order to gain access to the media areas.

There will be no issuing of press badges at the International Press Center. Press card and photo ID will be checked and verified at the gathering point at the entrance to Museum Tre Kronor at 10.00 on May 27.

The International Press Centre at the Ministry for Foreign Affairs will be open for visiting journalists during normal opening hours:
08.00–18.00. Address: Fredsgatan 6, Stockholm.


1. INNER COURTYARD, THE ROYAL PALACE – Arrival of the guests to the Royal Chapel only, no departures

Media position (still photo, TV/web cameras, reporters)
Ladders allowed
Dress code: Dark suit
Gathering point –
Media to gather at 10.00 outside the entrance to Museum Tre Kronor

Aftonbladet (3), Expressen (3), IBL (2), KulturStockholm (1), Stella Pictures (2), Svensk Damtidning (1), Svenska Dagbladet (1), SVT (2), SVT Nyheter (2), TV4 (3), TT Nyhetsbyrån (3)

Billed Bladet (3), ARD (2), Bunte (3), Wire Image (1), Point de vue (1), Promiflash/Celebrity News (2), RTL (3), Vistapress (1), ZDF (1)


2. SOUTHERN VAULT, THE ROYAL PALACE – Arrival and departure of the guests to the Royal Chapel

Photo position: Stairwell in South Vault
Ladders NOT allowed
Dress code: Dark suit
Gathering point –
Media to gather at 10.00 outside the entrance to Museum Tre Kronor

Upper level (TV/web, still photo)
Aftonbladet (2), Bulls (1), Expressen (2), Eyewitness Pictures (1), IBL (2), Stella Pictures (2), SVT (1), TT Nyhetsbyrån (2), TV4 (1)

Action Press (1), Agentur Schneider Press (1), ARD (1), Billed Bladet (1), Bunte (1), ddp images (1), Monarchy Press Europe (1), People Picture (1), Reuters (1), Rex Shutterstuck (1), Royal Portraits Europe (1), Royal Press Europe (1), Royal Press Photo (1), RTL (1), Sipa press (1), UK Press Ltd (1)

Lower level (photo pool – still photographers only)
Aftonbladet (1), AFP (1), Expressen (1), Getty Images (1), IBL (1), Stella Pictures (1), Svenska Dagbladet (1), TT Nyhetsbyrån (1)