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The Royal Palace Photo: VisitOSLO/Matjaz Intihar
The Royal Palace Photo: VisitOSLO/Rod Costa
The Royal Palace Photo: VisitOSLO
The Royal Palace Photo: VisitOSLO/Nancy Bundt

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The royal residence at the top of Karl Johans gate is home to King Harald V and Queen Sonja. The building is in neo-classical style with a facade of stuccoed brick, and was completed in 1849.

The Palace Park surrounds the palace on all sides and features grassy areas, majestic trees, small ponds and statues.

The palace is only open to the public in the summer. Tour tickets must be ordered in advance.

Changing of the guards every day at 1.30 pm.
Service in the Palace Chapel on Sundays at 11 am.


Norwegian name: Det kongelige slott (or simply Slottet)

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The Royal Palace

The royal residence at the top of Karl Johans gate is home to King Harald V and Queen Sonja. The building is in neo-classical style with a facade of...

The Royal Palace

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