The Royal National City Park has many stories to tell. The park reflects various important phases in Sweden’s history and also reflects the changes over time which had an impact on ideals in art, architecture and landscaping. The personal affection of each monarch to different areas of the park can also be observed, and likewise their interests and hobbies. Last but not least, throughout the centuries the park has always played a part in the lives of the people of Stockholm.
In the following sections you can read more about the multifaceted history which makes the Royal National City Park so rich and unique.