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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 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.

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

Guided tours every day in summer
Tickets at billettservice.no, Narvesen and tel. (+47) 815 33 133. Any leftover tickets are sold at the entrance before the tour starts.

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 st...

The Royal Palace

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