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Royal Dramatic Theater (Kungliga Dramatiska Teatern)

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Reviewed 1 September 2018

Pleasant building both from outside and from in, as we entered and mooched around. We asked if it was possible to see the interior without seeing a show, but they told us refurbishing work was being done before the autumn season.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank FTMDave
Reviewed 22 August 2018

Our tour guide encouraged us to use public transportation with the tram to get to places. Several times we passed this building and used it as a landmark so we knew where we were. We were not interested in seeing a show. It is the...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Sheryl T
Reviewed 1 August 2018

If you happened to pass by, you can not ignore that gorgeous building. Grand and decorated. We did not take a tour inside, nor seen a show, but it is worth to have a good look on the exterior.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Rami A
Reviewed 6 July 2018

This is a wonderful place, with good performances on show - definitely recommend while in Stockholm!!

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Rishi S
Reviewed 29 May 2018

Another gorgeous building highlighting the arts. We only drove by it in our bus - would have liked to see the interior as well.

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 22 May 2018

You can't miss this building when walking by, it stands out and is glorious. The statues, the gold gilding everywhere and the columns, you'll definitely want to take a photo or 2.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank BarbieMegaTraveller
Reviewed 10 May 2018

This Art Nouveau building is a little gem in the city. Marvel at the golden statues at the entrance. Take in a performance if you have the time.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank KatielouAustralia
Reviewed 18 March 2018

If you don't understand Swedish, why would you go and see a drama? Taking a backstage tour is another story – you can choose the one conducted in English and learn a lot about this outstanding theatre and its no less remarkable building. Good for...More

Date of experience: January 2018
1  Thank MuscoviteVT
Reviewed 3 January 2018

Throughout the summer my friends and I frequent here a lot! I have been to see plays with my family - which have been all great and worth to see if you have time and there are tickets available. The building itself is majestic and...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank henrylindahl
Reviewed 31 October 2017

At 110 years old, the Royal Dramatic Theater's Art Nouveau building is something to behold. Here you can see outstanding theater productions. Check the theater's website for the latest offerings.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank StockholmKindaGuy
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find Stockholm’s most majestic residential buildings,
a beautiful market hall from 1888 displaying gourmet
foods from around the world and the Swedish Royal
Dramatic Theatre with its awe-inspiring architecture.
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