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The Royal Palace

The Royal Palace Photo: VisitOSLO The Royal Palace Photo: VisitOSLO/Nancy Bundt
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. Built 1824-48, open to the public in the summer (tickets must be ordered in advance).The Palace Park contains statues, small lakes and is a popular recreation area.

Changing of the guards every day at 1.30 pm.

Service in the Palace Chapel on Sundays at 11 am.

Guided tours of the Royal Palace during the summer

In English:
Monday-Thursday and Saturday: 12 noon, 2 pm and 2.20 pm
Friday and Sunday: 2 pm, 2.20 pm and 4 pm

In Norwegian:
Monday-Thursday and Saturday: 11 am-5 pm (every 20 minutes)
Friday and Sunday: 1 pm-5 pm (every 20 minutes)


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. Built 1824-48, open to the public in the summer (tickets must be ordered in advance).The Palace...

The Royal Palace

Source: Visitnorway

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