1000 Wonders of the World!
Drottningholm Palace
CC BY 2.5 | Author: Sxenko  | Full Size Picture

Drottningholm Palace

Wonder Type: Cultural
Country: Sweden
Best of: Palace
The Royal Domain of Drottningholm stands on an island in Lake Mälar in a suburb of Stockholm. With its castle, perfectly preserved theatre (built in 1766), Chinese pavilion and gardens, it is the finest example of an 18th-century north European royal residence inspired by the Palace of Versailles.
This article uses material from UNESCO World Heritage List article "Drottningholm Palace", which is released under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share-Alike 3.0 IGO License.