Guided tours of the Royal Palace
The Royal Palace in Oslo is open to the public during the summer. All visitors must follow a guided tour.
Dates for the 2015 season has not yet been set. The 2014 season lasted from 21 June - 17 August. Tickets are usually available from 1 March.
During the season, guided tours in Norwegian are given every day at the following times:
- Monday-Thursday and Saturday: 11:00-17:00
- Friday, Sunday 13:00-17:00
The tours last about one hour and begin every 20 minutes.
Guided tours in English
During the season, guided tours in English are given:
- Monday-Thursday and Saturday: 12:00, 14:00 and 14:20
- Friday and Sunday: 14:00, 14:20 and 16:00
During the season, tickets may be purchased at Narvesen, 7-Eleven, through billettservice.no (ticketmaster), or by calling +47 81 53 31 33. Any remaining tickets are sold at the entrance before each tour.
For booking a guided tour for a private group, please write to grupper[at]billettservice.no.
(including ordering fees)
- Adults: NOK 95
- Children, seniors and students: NOK 85
- Children under 3: free admission
- Escorts of persons with disabilities are admitted free of charge.
- Tickets reserved in advanced for private groups of 30 persons: NOK 85 per person.
Rooms on the tour
The guided tour takes visitors through some of the most beautiful state rooms in the Royal Palace:
- Cabinet Cloakroom
- Cabinet Parlour
- Council Chamber
- White Parlour
- King Haakon VII Suite
- Upper Vestibule
- Bird Room
- Mirror Hall
- Family Dining Room
- Small Ceremonial Hall
- Great Hall
- Banqueting Hall
- The Palace Chapel
If in need of further information, please contact
- Maisen Bonnevie (+47) 22 04 88 20 (e-mail: maisen.bonnevie[at]slottet.no)
- Nina Høye (+47) 22 04 89 52 (e-mail: nina.hoie[at]slottet.no)
- Practical information: the Royal Palace (Artikkel)
- The Vestibule (Artikkel)
- The Bird Room (Artikkel)
- The Council Chamber (Artikkel)
- The Family Dining Room (Artikkel)
- The Banqueting Hall (Artikkel)
- The Great Hall (the Ballroom) (Artikkel)
- The Palace Chapel (Artikkel)