Getting to the Riksdag

The Visitors' Entrance, Riksgatan 3, Stockholm, is the main entrance for the public for access to the Public Gallery and guided tours.

Map of entrances to the Riksdag buildings - Illustration
Illustration: The Riksdag Administration

Map of entrances to the Riksdag buildings

The map shows the entrances to the West Wing (RV) and East Wing of the Riksdag which are open to visitors:

A. Riksgatan 1. Main entrance.
B. Riksgatan 2.
C. Riksgatan 3. The Visitors’ Entrance to the Public Gallery of the Chamber, guided tours and school and study visits.
D. Norrbro 1A, Riksplan. Entrance for visitors to the gallery of the former Second Chamber.
E. Norrbro 1B, Riksplan. Entrance for visitors to the gallery of the former First Chamber.

1. The Bank Hall.
2. The Chamber.
3. The former First Chamber.
4. The former Second Chamber.

How to get to the Riksdag


The closest bus stops that are serviced by two or more bus routes are Tegelbacken, Gustav Adolfs torg, Kungsträdgården/Karl XII:s torg, Riddarhustorget and Slottsbacken.  It takes between 5 and 10 minutes to walk from these bus stops to the Riksdag.


The closest metro stations are T-Centralen, Gamla stan and Kungsträdgården.  It takes between 5 and 15 minutes to walk from these stations to the Riksdag.


It takes approximately 10 to 15 minutes to walk to the Riksdag from Stockholm Central Station.

More about premises and entrances

In the pdf document The Riksdag's premises, you will find a map of all entrances to the Riksdag buildings that are open for visitors. Renovations are currently under way and the pdf also provides information about temporary entrances. 

You can also read more about accessibility and the technical aids that are available for visits to the Riksdag.

The Riksdag's premises (pdf, 194 kB) (in Swedish)

Mynttorget and the Riksdag buildings.
Photo: Riksdagsförvaltningen

Limited access around Mynttorget

From October 2023 until the summer of 2024, work will be carried out around Mynttorget in order to increase security in the area. The work will be conducted in stages, and during this period, access around Mynttorget will be limited. Photo: Riksdagsförvaltningen

Work for increased security at Mynttorget

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