Travel companies and authorised guides

The following information is aimed at travel companies and authorised guides who wish to visit Gripsholm Castle with groups. Below, you can read about independent visits, logistics, practical information, payment and tours with a castle guide.



Gripsholm Castle , open 1 July28 August, MondayFriday at 10:0016:00.


Gripsholm Castle is open daily from 11:30 to 16:00 in September, and on Saturdays and Sundays from 11:30 to 16:00 in October and November.

The café at Tullgarn is open on Saturdays and Sundays from 11:30 to 16:00 in September.

A limited number of people will be able to visit at a time via our ticketing system.

The royal palaces will reopen on 1 July

Summer programme at the royal palaces

Independent visits

We welcome external groups to Gripsholm Castle, but due to the coronavirus pandemic new routines apply.

Guided tours may not be held inside. All visitors must move individually inside the palace, in order to keep a safe distance from each other. Groups may only gather outside the castle in such a way that it is easy to maintain safe distancing and for others visitors to pass by.

Our guided tours are cancelled until further notice, but self-guided tours of the Royal Palace and Drottningholm are available via the Swedish Royal Palaces app. Our audioguides for the Royal Palace and the Chinese Pavilion are also being made available at


The entrance to the castle is in the Inner Courtyard. All visitors should make their way around the castle in the same direction, by room number.

The Royal Gift Shop has an entrance from the Outer Gate and an exit around the corner to the left of the Outer Door facing the water.

Practical information

Overview map

Please note that there are no toilets inside the castle.
Toilets are available in the Outer Courtyard.
Accessibility, storage lockers and parking
Please see our practical information for visitors.


Photography and filming for private use are permitted at the Royal Palaces. However, flashes/lamps, tripods, selfie sticks and other fixed equipment must not be used, and you must not disturb other visitors, tours or any other activities. For full terms and conditions, please see Terms of photographing and filmingopens in new window.

Would you like images for your tour?

Please visit our image gallery for high-resolution downloadable images.


Please visit the Royal Gift Shop at the Outer Gate. Here, you will find a wide range of products with a connection to objects from the Royal Collections.


Payments can be made by card or cash on site. The full amount is paid by the group leader. We only accept SEK.

Payment by voucher is accepted. Please present your voucher at the front desk on arrival. NB: E-mail vouchers cannot be accepted. Your invoice will be sent after the visit. Payment terms are 30 days net. The following information must be provided on the voucher:

  • Number of visitors, broken down into:
    adults, students (valid student ID required), children aged 7-17, children aged 0-6 and number of travel guides/coach drivers (free admission for a maximum of two)
  • Specify what you will be paying for (e.g. admission, guided tours, etc.)
  • Signature and printed name of the group leader
  • Pre-payment is not possible.

Price list for travel companies

For the current price list, please fill in the form below or contact us by calling +46 (0)159 101 94 on weekdays between 09:00 and 16:00.

Tours with a castle guide and visits outside opening hours

Would you like a tour with a castle guide? Would you like to visit us outside opening hours? Please contact us using the form below or by calling +46 (0)159 101 94 on weekdays between 09:00 and 16:00.

Useful information: If the group has an external authorised guide, he or she is also welcome to give tours outside opening hours. Pre-booking is required, and charges apply.

Charges for pre-booked tours with a guide

SEK 1,000 during ordinary opening hours. SEK 1,500-3,000 at other times, depending on the day and the time. In addition, admission charges apply per person. Please contact us for full price details.

The price relates to a 45 minute guided tour in groups of up to 35.

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