National Day at Drottningholm

Visitors of all ages can celebrate Sweden's National Day at Drottningholm Palace Park. There will be concerts, a parade, a citizenship ceremony, drop-in weddings, children's activities and much more.

In the park area near the Chinese Pavilion, Ekerö Municipality will be arranging a National Day party between 10:00 and 19:00.

The programme includes activities for visitors to try, such as parkour and bark boat building, an acrobatics show, concerts with artists including Bröderna Lindgren and Blacknuss, drop-in weddings, a citizenship ceremony, a National Day parade and entertainment for all ages.

Drottningholm Palace Theatre

Drottningholm Palace Theatre will be staging a full day of songs, music, tours, dance, prize draws and surprises. There will be fun activities for children and adults in and outside the Dining Salon and in front of the theatre. Come dressed in your 18th century finery!

Eating and shopping

The Chinese Pavilion café will have extended opening hours from 10:00 to 18:00 on the day, and the Karamellan restaurant and caféexternal link, opens in new window can be found beside the palace's waterfront. The palace park will also have a food truck between 11:00 and 19:00.

In the same building as the Karamellan restaurant, the Royal Gift Shop sells gifts inspired by the interiors and collections of Sweden's royal palaces. Drottningholm Palace Theatre also has its own gift shop.

Take the chance to visit Drottningholm Palace

The Chinese Pavilion will be open

The National Day celebrations at Drottningholm Palace Park will be jointly arranged by Ekerö Municipality, the Royal Court of Sweden and Drottningholm Palace Theatre.

Find out about National Day celebrations at the Royal Palace of Stockholmopens in new window and Haga Parkopens in new window.

Top image: Gomer Swahn/

Come and celebrate Sweden's National Day at Drottningholm! Photo: Gomer Swahn/