Drottningholm Palace, Drottningholm

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Must see · World heritage site · Architectural Building · Historic Site
Built in the 16th Century, Drottningholm Palace serves as the private home of the Swedish royal family. Doubling as a popular tourist attraction, the palace treats visitors to an important lesson about history and architecture. A summer holiday home in the 18th century, the structure is now the royal family's primary residence and the best-preserved palace in the country. Optimize your visit by taking a guided tour through the varied sections, including a Baroque garden, theater, and Chinese pavilion. Take a look at our Drottningholm route planner to schedule your visit to Drottningholm Palace and learn about what else to see and do during your holiday.
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  • This palace is modelled against the French Chateaux. Should you have been to The Versailles, it might not be up to your expectation. Since I have not been to The Versailles, I found it worth...  more »
  • I've been here twice - the first time in the winter time, and the second time in spring season. Both visits where extremely satisfying, even though we had the chance to only explore the gardens. The.....  more »
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  • A very nice place to visit if you want to walk around by foot. In the back of the palace you'll find a beautiful garden. I visited by winter, but I'm sure is much prettier during summer time.
  • Incredibly beautiful french inspired building outside the city. The park is so nice for a long relaxing walk. There is also a Chinese pagoda: nothing special but good to walk around. The place is like 20 minutes from the center by public transport, highly recommended a visit to escape the city kind of atmosphere.

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