Royal Birthday: King Carl XVI Gustaf of Sweden

King Carl XVI Gustaf of Sweden's 73rd birthday on Tuesday, 30 April 2019 will be celebrated in the Outer Courtyard at the Royal Palace at Stockholm. The Changing of the Guard will take place with performances from military bands. Children will present flowers to King Carl Gustaf, meet with well-wishers and appear at the window…

King Carl XVI Gustaf 72nd Birthday Celebration Plans

Celebrations for King Carl XVI Gustaf’s 72nd Birthday will take place in the Outer Courtyard at the Royal Palace in Stockholm on Monday, 30 April 2018. King Carl Gustaf has become Sweden's longest-reigning monarch in Swedish history, overtaking King Magnus IV on 26 April 2018. He was the youngest child and only son born to…

Midsummer Greetings from Haga Palace, 2017

Sweden's Crown Princess Family sends their Midsummer greetings from Haga Palace with gorgeous new photos of Princess Estelle and Prince Oscar. Midsummer Day is celebrated as a public holiday on Saturday, 24 June. Crown Princess Victoria and Prince Daniel moved to Haga Palace five months after their wedding in 2010. Princess Estelle was born on 23…