Here are photographs which I took at the time of the guard relief. It happens several times per week and is sometimes accompanied by a brass band. The ceremony of the relief proceeds in front of the principal entry of the royal palace.
Related subjects : Politic,
See also the photos of Royal guard on Photos-Suede.
Thet regiment that is taking over.
The brass band is coming.
The chief orchestra.
At the end of the ceremony, the brass band play sometimes classic music or even rock.
The wind instruments.
The flags are winded.
The guards are sometimes thirsty, so some other guards come with water. The first one gives water while the second one is taking over.
Horsemen in Hamngatan, in front of NK. Horsemen cross Stockholm center in order to go to the royal palace to take over.
The horsemen are in front of Storkyrkan (the cathedral).
The royal guards are in front of the royal palace.
The royal guards are on the docks, going back to the stables.
A brass band in water that came from the parliament and that was going to the royal palace.