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Parliament Building (Riksdagshuset), Stockholm

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When in the capital city, use the opportunity to visit Parliament Building (Riksdagshuset), admire its architecture and collection of artwork, and learn about Sweden's political life. With a distinctive mix of neoclassical and Baroque styles, the 19th-century parliament building is one of the city's most recognizable landmarks. On the outside it offers great photo opportunities, while a tour of the inside gives you in-depth information about the country's parliamentary history and the way it's governed. Tours are free of charge and are available in English. The schedule depends on the time of year, and you can check it online. It's not necessary to book a tour in advance, but the number of participants is limited, so it's best to arrive early. Using our international travel planner, Stockholm attractions like Parliament Building (Riksdagshuset) can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • Beautiful building, well guarded and the day we went there wasn't any English tours happening, so if you do want to go in, please check before you go. Saying that its a great area to just soak up the ...  more »
  • Short walk around Gamla Stan. The building is beautiful. Nice for photos. But they were construction going around the building. There's a gift shop as well nearby.  more »
  • Beautiful walk and you better enjoy and walk through Gamla Stan, the old town of Stockholm. Everything is beautiful there and the restaurants are divine.
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