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News items and key elements of the official programme of the Norwegian Royal Family.

80th anniversary of D-Day

His Royal Highness the Crown Prince marked D-Day today alongside heads of state and government from the countries that participated in the Normandy landings 80 years ago.

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Gratulerer med dagen!

The Royal Family greeted the Children's parade in Oslo from the Palace Balcony in glorious spring sunshine today. Approximately 120 schools are taking part in the parade this year.

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Urban development and nature in Oslo

Green transformation, sustainability and urban development were on the agenda during the state visit from Denmark, and Wednesday Their Majesties King Frederik and Queen Mary got to know Oslo better - both the city and the nature surrounding the capital.

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Welcomed the King and Queen of Denmark

Their Majesties King Frederik and Queen Mary of Denmark arrived in Norway on a state visit today and were greeted in an official welcoming ceremony at Honnørbryggen in Oslo. 

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State visit from Moldova

Moldova's President, Her Excellency Ms Maia Sandu, began her state visit to Norway on Monday. His Majesty The King and Her Majesty The Queen are hosting the visit, and the President was welcomed with a formal ceremony in the Palace Square.

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The Crown Prince in the US

His Royal Highness Crown Prince Haakon concluded a four-day visit to the US Thursday. The visit went to the states of California and Washington, and several hundred Norwegian business actors accompanied him on the journey.

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The Royal Court has submitted its annual report for 2023

The activities of the Royal House of Norway over the course of the year are closely aligned with the current situation in the country. 

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State visit from Tanzania

Her Excellency the President of the United Republic of Tanzania, Samia Suluhu Hassan, began a state visit to Norway today. Their Majesties King Harald and Queen Sonja are the hosts of the visit, and welcomed the President to Norway in a formal ceremony at the Royal Palace.

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Opens Bodø as European Capital of Culture

You invite us all to create rich and beautiful communities - at a time when coming together is more important than ever," said the Queen as she opened Bodø as the European Capital of Culture in 2024.

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The Crown Princess at Cairo Book Fair

On Thursday, Her Royal Highness Crown Princess Mette-Marit officially opened the Norwegian Guest of Honour Programme and the Norwegian pavilion at the Cairo International Book Fair.

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Official Engagements

The Paris 2024 Olympic Games

Their Royal Highnesses The Crown Prince and Crown Princess attend the Olympic Games in Paris, France (from 6 August).


His Majesty The King grants the Minister of Defence audience (10.45).

Council of State

His Majesty The King presides over the Council of State at the Royal Palace (11:00).