The Royal Stables

Getting here

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

Visiting address

Väpnargatan 1, next to The Royal Dramatic Theatre (Kungliga Dramatiska Teatern "Dramaten"). See map further down.

Sale of tickets

Entrance tickets are sold by the guide in conjunction with the guided tour.

By public transport

Underground (T-bana) to Östermalms torg or Kungsträdgården. Buses to Nybroplan or Norrmalmstorg.

Plan your trip at Public transportationsexternal link, choose station/stop/address: Väpnargatan, Stockholm

By car

Due to limited parking facilities we recommend you to use public transportation.

Visit us

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

Welcome to Royal Stables Day. There will be exhibitions, historic cars, horses, carriage parades and refreshments. Take the opportunity t...

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A Christmas market is traditionally held at the Royal Stables on the first weekend in Advent. For four days, exhibitors from across Swede...

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Discover more at The Royal Stables

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

Discover an oasis in the heart of the city and visit the Royal Stables' inner courtyard with its café, shop and a couple of horses. The p...

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During the summer, all ten royal palaces and their museums, parks, chapels, shops and cafés will be open.

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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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Customer service

Opening hours: Closed

FAQ

  • 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.

  • Are there any pushchair parkings at the royal palaces?

    The Royal Palace of Stockholm: At the entrance to the Reception Rooms, in the Outer Courtyard there is a limited amount of space for pushchairs. Under cover, but unmonitored and no locking facility.

    Riddarholm Church: At the entrance to Riddarholm Church. Under cover, but unmonitored and no locking facility.

    Drottningholm Palace: Outside the entrance. Under cover, but unmonitored and no locking facility.

    Other visitor attractions: No pushchair parking.

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