The Royal Palace of Norway is located in the centre of Oslo, at the end of Karl Johans gate (the main street going through Oslo).

The Palace is open to the public during the summer. The 2013 season is from 22 June - 12 August. Tickets are available from 1 March. All visitors must follow a guided tour.

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, any Norwegian post office, 7-Eleven, through (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]

Ticket prices:

(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

More information

If in need of further information, please contact

Maisen Bonnevie (+47) 22 04 88 20 (e-mail: maisen.bonnevie[at]

Nina Høye (+47) 22 04 89 52 (e-mail: nina.hoie[at]