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…

Vivat Regina Exhibition at Stockholm Cathedral

Crown Princess Victoria of Sweden took her two children, Princess Estelle and Prince Oscar to the Vivat Regina exhibition on Thursday, 22 February at Stockholm Cathedral in Stockholm. Chaplain Ulf Lindgren gave the Crown Princess and her children a special guided tour of the Cathedral, which is known locally as Storkyrkan (the Great Church). The…

Podcast: Queen Silvia’s First Year and Three Royal Visits to Canada, New Zealand & Middle East

Queen Silvia's first year in Sweden and three royal visits with Norway's Crown Prince couple in Canada, Prince Charles and Camilla in the Middle East and Dutch King Willem-Alexander and Queen Máxima in New Zealand. Queen Silvia's First Year In Sweden How did Queen Silvia cope during her first year of marriage to King Carl…

Royal Wedding Dresses 1976-2016

An exhibition featuring five Royal wedding dresses will be on show to commemorate King Carl XVI Gustaf and Queen Silvia's 40th Wedding Anniversary. These elegant wedding gowns are on display for the first time since they were worn. Queen Silvia opened this exhibition on Monday, 17 October 2016, at the Royal Palace of Stockholm, featuring…

Sweden’s King Carl XVI Gustaf and Queen Silvia Celebrate 40th Wedding Anniversary

King Carl XVI Gustaf and Queen Silvia celebrate a huge milestone on 19 June 2016 in Sweden. Embed from Getty Images An Olympic Games Royal Romance Crown Prince Carl Gustaf met commoner Silvia Sommerlath during the Munich Olympic Games in 1972 where she was working as an interpreter and hostess for several high-profile guests at…