Group Visits

Gripsholm Castle is open for booked groups all year round. When making a tour booking, choose the date, time and content for the group, and you will be allocated your own guide. You can also book Kronköket for a meal along with your visit. Contact us, and we can tailor the content to suit your needs.

Gripsholm Castle is excellent for a company group outing, or for larger groups who want to tailor their visit. Gripsholm’s exciting history is suitable for everyone, regardless of previous knowledge. You can also book Kronköket for coffee, lunch or dinner.

Costs for pre-booked tours

SEK 1000 during regular opening hours
SEK 1500 for the period October-April, weekdays, 10:00-15:00
SEK 3000 at all other times throughout the year

The prices cover a tour of approximately 45 minutes for groups up to a maximum of 35 people. If there are more than 35 in the group, an additional guide must be booked (SEK 1000 per guide). The standard entry fee per person will also apply.

Kronköket

Kronköket, the Royal Kitchens, was created in Gustav III’s time and has seen food cooked for hundreds of people during their stay at Gripsholm between 1773–1785. And you can now hire Kronköket as part of your visit to Gripsholm Castle. Combining your tour with lunch, dinner or a cup of coffee in Kronköket makes your visit into a whole experience.

The cost of Kronköket is SEK 1500 per hour or part hour, including laying the table and clearing away. The cost of the food is additional; we work with local restaurants to provide catering.

Read about Kronköket's history 

Booking and contact

Tickets can be booked by telephone on +46 (0)159 10194, weekdays, 09:00-16:00
or you can send your query by email using the form below.

The fee is paid either by cash or card at the time of your visit, or we can send an invoice.

The booking is binding, and any cancellation must be made at least three working days before the date of your tour. If a cancellation is made less than three working days before the date, the cost of the booked guide and any administration will be charged.




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FAQ

  • Is it possible to take wedding photos in the palace parks?

    It is permitted to take wedding photos for private use in our palace parks. Please respect the following: it is not permitted to set up bulky photography equipment and/or props, to cordon off or drive vehicles onto our park areas or in any other way disturb other park visitors.
    Please note the special stipulations for photography in our Image and Media Gallery.

  • Can I pre-book a ticket for the general palace tours?

    Tickets can be purchased on the same day at any of our ticket offices; no advance purchase available.

  • Are there any storage lockers at the royal palaces?

    The Royal Palace of Stockholm: There are a few storage lockers available at Tickets & Information and in the Tre Kronor Museum. However, we would recommend not bringing any large bags with you. The other royal palaces and visitor attractions: No storage lockers available.

  • Can I take my bag into the royal palaces?

    Small bags are permitted at our visitor attractions. Rucksacks should be carried in your hand or on your front. Do not leave any bags unattended. Bags and cases with wheels are not permitted.

  • Can I take a pushchair into the royal palaces?

    Pushchairs are not permitted indoors.

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