New Year at Drottningholm

Drottningholm Palace will be open daily during the first week of the New Year. Bring your family and explore Sweden's first World Heritage Site.

You can explore the palace halls at Drottningholm Palace on your own. The free audioguide guides you through the royal halls and history.


The guide are free, and you use your own smartphone via the link below or scan the QR codes on site at the entrances.

The texts are available in Swedish or English, and you can read them or have them read aloud. If you choose the latter, please use your own headphones to avoid disturbing other visitors.

Free Wi-Fi is available at the entrance to download the guide. You can also listen to the audioguides from home.

Guided tours

To join the guided palace tour makes your visit is particularly memorable. The tours are given every opening day.

Guided tours

Daily 31 Dec–7 Jan:
11:30 in English
13:30 in Swedish

*Please Note! The guided tour fee is additional to the entry fee.

Activity trail får children and adults

Children can borrow maps to hunt for details on the walls and ceilings of the palace. There is several themes to choose by.

Discover the rococo style at Drottningholm Palace, with a fun and educational image hunt for adults, RococoGo!

Discover the Palace Park App

As part of your visit, take the opportunity to walk through the palace park. Here, you can wander along winding paths through historic stylistic ideals from the 17th century Baroque to the late 18th century English park style. Along the way you will see statues, buildings, avenues of trees and watercourses.

Royal Gift shop and café

At the Karamellan café and restaurant, you will also find the Royal Gift Shop, selling gifts and souvenirs with a connection to objects from the Royal Palaces and collections.

Drottningholm Palace. Photo: Yanan Li/

The World heritage Drottningholm is open daily from New years eve to Epiphany weekend. Photo: Kate Gabor

Discover the grand state rooms on your own or join a guided tour. There is also a free audioguide and a fun image hunt for adults, RococoGo! Photo: Kate Gabor/

Let the children go on a journey of discovery through the rooms of the palace. Choose between Flora, Fauna, the Gold Hunt or the Lion Safari. Photo: Kate Gabor/