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Changing of the Guard at the Royal Palace

Henrik Ibsens gate 1, Oslo 0010, Norway
+47 23 09 80 00
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Nice event to watch, takes place daily a 1:30pm. You also have some great views of Oslo from... read more

Reviewed January 31, 2018
Mike S
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Greater London, United Kingdom
Such precision- great to see

We were going to walk past the palace any way but luckily for us it coincided with changing of the... read more

Reviewed December 9, 2017
BorntocruiseUK
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Heathfield, United Kingdom
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Jan 31, 2018
“Worth going to see”
Dec 9, 2017
“Such precision- great to see”
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
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Henrik Ibsens gate 1, Oslo 0010, Norway
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Reviewed January 31, 2018

Nice event to watch, takes place daily a 1:30pm. You also have some great views of Oslo from outside the palace as it is on top of a hill.

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Reviewed December 9, 2017

We were going to walk past the palace any way but luckily for us it coincided with changing of the guards. It was fab to watch all the movements done with precision. Definitely worth seeing if you are around

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Reviewed August 8, 2017

It was a nice sight to see. The changing of the guard at the palace. the soldiers were very methodical and it was just a cute thing to see.

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Reviewed July 13, 2017

It may not be as impressive an event as the Changing of the Guard at Buckingham Palace in London but the the martial bearing of the soldiers was nevertheless very impressive to see.

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Reviewed July 12, 2017

If you in the area around the Royal Palace at 1:30pm on any given day of the year, then why not check out the "changing of the guard" at the Royal Palace in Oslo (Norway's capital) ... it is entertaining, military precision and a part...More

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Reviewed April 4, 2017 via mobile

We walked to the Royal Palace to watch the changing of the guards ceremony on a Sunday afternoon. We weren't sure where to stand because the area in front of the palace is quite open, and there are no roped/marked areas to indicate where the...More

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Reviewed December 8, 2016

It's not quite London's changing of the guard. But an ok event to see. The guards here will talk to you and move about alot.

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Reviewed October 1, 2016 via mobile

Was able to take in this cultural tribute to the Norwegian monarchy. Was with walking distance Short ferry ride from our hotel. In no way am i a monarchist, but was an inexpensive attraction to take in for the afternoon. Glad i took this in...More

Thank Manj M
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Reviewed September 8, 2016 via mobile

We just happened to be in the right place at the right time for the last Changing of the Guard and a parade by Her Majesty's Royal Band for the season. The band paraded down Karl Johan's Gate to the Royal Palace and we followed...More

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Reviewed August 28, 2016

Because ther were no roped off areas we were unsure where the event would take place and after it commenced there were long periods of time with no action, in fact my daughter thought the two groups of soldiers were having a staring contest. Check...More

Thank 223carolma
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