The royal residence at the top of Karl Johans gate is home to HM King Harald V and HM Queen Sonja. The building is in neo-classical style with a facade of stuccoed brick, and was completed in 1849.
The Royal 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 ticketmaster.no and tel. (+47) 815 33 133.
Any leftover tickets are sold at the entrance before the tours start.
Norwegian name: Det kongelige slott (or simply Slottet)