The Riddarholmen Church

Getting here

Visiting address

Riddarholmen, near Gamla Stan (Old Town)

Sale of tickets

Entrance tickets are sold at the church's entrance during regular opening hours. Payment only by credit card, no cash.

For cash payment, by your ticket at the Royal Palace

By public transport

Underground (T-bana) to Gamla Stan (Old Town) and a five-minute walk to Riddarholmen.

Buses to Riddarhustorget.

Plan your trip at Public transportations External link, opens in new window., choose station/stop/address: Riddarholmen (Stockholm)

Visit us

For large groups we recommend a pre-booked guided tour. The tours can be given in Swedish or English.

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Discover more at The Riddarholmen Church

The current church has three naves but originally had two, with the south side aisle having been added in the mid-15th century.

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In 1858–60 this chapel was built for the present royal dynasty of Sweden, the Bernadotte family.

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With the exception of Queen Kristina, all the Swedish monarchs from King Gustav II Adolf to King Gustaf V have been laid to rest in the R...

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Articles and movies

In the autumn of 2021 several of the Royal palaces reopens. The exhibition about the popular Crown Princess Margareta has been extended a...

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The Riddarholmen Church's newest addition is also one of the church's oldest objects: a wooden sculpture of Christ, dating from around th...

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The royal burial church at Riddarholmen also houses the Coats of arms of deceased Seraphim Knights. The deceased Knight is honoured with ...

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Customer service

Opening hours: Closed