The Royal Guards

The Royal Guards are responsible, in co-operation with the police and palace authorities, for guarding the Royal Palace of Stockholm and Drottningholm...

Formal Audiences

HM the King receives foreign ambassadors at formal audiences after they have been posted to serve in Sweden. Taking up such a post does not always...

Salutes

The word 'salute' comes from the Latin word 'salus', which means health and welfare. Gun salutes The six official salute days in Sweden are: January...