The Chinese Pavilion

Practical information, Access

Bags
Due to the fragile environment in the Palace bags and backpacks must be carried in front of the body under full supervision. This applies also to baby carriers. Luggage is not permitted inside the Palace.

Please note that there are no luggage lockers or storage facilities available at Drottningholm.

Toilets are located near by. No charge. Ask the pavilion personnel for exact location.

Parking
Visitor parking is available approximately 100m from the pavilion. Fr.o.m. 1 July 2018: Fee 15 SEK/hour, parking time maximum 6 hours.

Baby carriages are not permitted in the pavilion. They can be left at the entrance.

Photographing without flash
Photographing/filming is allowed without flash, selfie sticks, tripods or other fixed equipment. For private use only. For commersial use, premission in advance is needed from the Information Department at the Royal Court.

Mobile phones must have the sound turned off during your visit.

Elevators is not available.

Ramps are available. Ask the pavilion personnel for assistance with ramps.
Note! The elevator ramp to the entry is out of order on 28–30 September 2018, due to renovation

Toilets. Wheelchair accessible toilets are located in near by. Ask the pavilion personnel for location.

Parking for the disabled is available in the visitor parking lot by the Drottningholm Palace Theatre, free of charge.

Companions to visitors with disabilities have free admission.

Contact
For more information about accessibility call: +46 8 402 61 00, weekdays 9:00–12:00

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FAQ

  • Is it possible to take wedding photos in the palace parks?

    It is permitted to take wedding photos for private use in our palace parks. Please respect the following: it is not permitted to set up bulky photography equipment and/or props, to cordon off or drive vehicles onto our park areas or in any other way disturb other park visitors.
    Please note the special stipulations for photography in our Image and Media Gallery.

  • Can I pre-book a ticket for the general palace tours?

    Tickets can be purchased on the same day at any of our ticket offices; no advance purchase available.

  • Are there any storage lockers at the royal palaces?

    The Royal Palace of Stockholm: There are a few storage lockers available at Tickets & Information and in the Tre Kronor Museum. However, we would recommend not bringing any large bags with you. The other royal palaces and visitor attractions: No storage lockers available.

  • 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.

  • Can I take a pushchair into the royal palaces?

    Pushchairs are not permitted indoors.

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