The Royal Stables

Guided tours

Take a tour through the Royal Stables, with its harness room, cars and carriage houses. During the summer season, the inner courtyard, its café and the gift shop are also open.

The Royal Stables is open in conjunction with guided tours. The 45–60 min regular tours cover the whole Royal Stables. The guided tour is included in the entrance fee.

Note: Please arrive no later than 5 minutes before the time of the guided tour. The entrance gate will be closed after the tour has started. During the summer the ticket desk is in the café in the inner courtyard.

Entrance fees, the Royal Stables

Guided tours of the stables:

Adults: SEK 100
Adult students and children 7–17 years: SEK 50
Free entrance for children under 7 years of age in the company of a guardian.

The stable tour on Sundays and holiday activities:
From 7 years: SEK 50 per person
Credit cards accepted, except for Amex and Diners.

See the parade carriages used in Royal processions up close and in detail. Photo: Charlotte Gawell/Royalpalaces.se

The guided tour takes us to the carriage houses, harness room, the manège and the stables. Photo: Charlotte Gawell/Royalpalaces.se

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Take a tour through the Royal Stables, with its harness room, cars and carriage houses. During the summer season, the inner courtyard, it...

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We recommend that large groups pre-book a guided tour. For groups of at least 20 people, you can order coffee, sandwiches and/or pastries.

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The Royal Stables are located at Väpnargatan 1 in central Stockholm.

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Events

The time of the Union 12 Jan – 9 Jun

What was life like at the Royal Stables during the times of King Karl XIV Johan and King Oskar I? An exhibition in the coach shed describ...

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Visit the Royal Stables 12 Jan – 9 Jun

The Royal Stables are located in central Stockholm, and are open for visits all year round. Welcome to a very special workplace.

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The Royal Stables have around twenty horses. The horses are trained to lead cortèges and carriages on occasions such as state visits and ...

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Among the oldest cars in the Royal Stables is a Daimler DE27: Limousine from 1950. It can seat up to eight people and is still in use . ...

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The current Royal Stables buildings were completed in 1894. The architect was the palace official Ernst Jacobsson, assisted by Fritz Ecke...

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See the Royal Stables coach sheds, which are home to around forty carriages and sleighs for various occasions. Most of them date back to ...

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Discover the Royal Stables' summer café, serving home-baked treats in a unique setting in the heart of Stockholm.

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The history of the Royal Stables dates back many hundreds of years, to 1535 when King Gustav Vasa had stables built for the royal horses....

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Articles and movies

The Royal Stables are located at Väpnargatan 1, right at the beginning of Stockholm's Strandvägen. The Royal Stables have existed since t...

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Customer service

Opening hours: Closed

FAQ

  • Is it possible to hire rooms at the royal palaces for dinner functions/events?

    Strömsholm Palace: The dining room in the Stone Kitchen can be hired for dinner functions.

    The other palaces: Room hire is not possible.

  • Are audio guides available for the royal palaces?

    The Royal Palace of Stockholm: An audio guide in Swedish and English is available for the Bernadotte Apartments and Gustav III’s Museum of Antiquities.

    The Chinese Pavilion: An audio guide is available in Swedish and English

    Audio guides are not available at present for the other palaces.

  • Can I get around by wheelchair/walking frame at the royal palaces?

    Circumstances differ at the various venues. Please look for more information under the heading "Visit us" for the venue you wish to visit or contact our reservations department on +46 (0)8-402 61 00.

  • What currency can I pay with?

    It is possible to pay with Swedish kronor (SEK), Euro and Dollar. For Euro and Dollar only bills are accepted and change is given in Swedish kronor. It is also possible to pay by credit card.

    At the Royal Stables you can pay with Swedish kronor and by debit card, but not with Euro and Dollar.

     

  • Can I take my bag into the royal palaces?

    Small bags are permitted at our visitor attractions. Rucksacks should be carried in your hand or on your front. Do not leave any bags unattended. Bags and cases with wheels are not permitted.

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