Palace Profile: Royal Palace, Oslo

  April 9, 2017 at 4:00 am by

The Royal Palace, Oslo from the front square

Location: Oslo, Kingdom of Norway
Built: 1825-1849
Architect: Hans Ditlev Franciscus Linstow
Commissioned By: Carl XIV / III Johan, King of Sweden and Norway
Style: Neo-Classical
Rooms: 173
On The Palace Grounds: The Palace Chapel, The Palace Park
Current Owner: The Norwegian State
Current Use: Official residence of T.M. The King and Queen of Norway
Fun Fact: The budget provided by the Storting was quickly used in the first two years of construction, and the project was forced to stop for seven years until the Storting agreed to provide further funding

A full list of Palace Profiles can be found here.

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