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Italia 2023: Fugleværelset

State visit

On 11 May His Royal Highness The Crown Prince Regent and Her Majesty Queen Sonja welcomed the President of Italy in the Palace Square. His Excellency President Sergio Mattarella began his state visit to Norway, accompanied by his daughter, Ms Laura Mattarella, the Italian First Lady.

President Mattarella and his daughter are accompanied by a large delegation of political and administrative officials and representatives of Italian culture and business. The purpose of the visit is to further develop the already good relations between Italy and Norway. The agenda is focused on the green transition, with emphasis on renewable energy, environmentally friendly shipping, blue hydrogen and carbon capture and storage.

State visit from Italy

Official photograph from the Bird Room: Lise Åserud, NTB



Current Activities

Official Engagements

His Majesty The King's Regatta

30.05.2023 - 01.06.2023
His Majesty The King attends His Majesty The King's Regatta (Oslo, 30 May–1 June).


His Majesty The King grants the Secretary General of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs audience. Her Majesty The Queen will also be in attendance (10:00).

Formal audience

His Majesty The King grants the new Ambassador of the People's Democratic Republic of Algeria, His Excellency Mr Kamel Chir, a formal audience (11:30).