King and Queen of the Belgians to visit Sweden on 29 April 2014

On Tuesday 29 April 2014, King Philippe and Queen Mathilde of the Belgians will visit Sweden. They will be accompanied by Deputy Prime-Minister and Minister of Defence Pieter De Crem.

Draft media programme

The Royal Palace

King Carl XVI Gustaf and Queen Silvia receive King Philippe and Queen Mathilde at the Royal Palace in the morning.
Arrival at the Royal Palace.
Photo pool.

The Riksdag

In the afternoon, the King and Queen of the Belgians visit the Riksdag for a meeting with the Speaker of the Riksdag Per Westerberg.
Arrival, outdoors on the steps.
Photo opportunity.

Meeting, indoors.
Photo pool.


The official visit to Stockholm concludes when Prime Minister Fredrik Reinfeldt receives the King and Queen of the Belgians at Rosenbad.
Arrival at Rosenbad.
Photo opportunity.

To editorial offices:

Media representatives wishing to cover the visit should kindly send their accreditation request to the MFA International Press Centre by 24 April:


Boel Lindbergh
Head of Group, International Press Centre
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