Copenhagen: Changing Of The Guards with a former Royal Guard

2 Reviews
Tours Culture & history Activities Good for groups Walking tours Wheelchair accessible Sightseeing Tours History & heritage Private Experiences Group activities Family-friendly Brooklyn Walking Tours

Experience the change of the Royal Guards with a private guide, who was a former guard. Walk from the barracks in Gothersgade, following the Guards to Amalienborg Palace, where the Guards then change.

Our Top Experiences and Tours in Copenhagen:
If youʻre booking your trip to Copenhagen last minute, we have you covered. Below are some of the top tours and experiences!
View All Experiences


  • Experience the changing of Royal Guards at the palace in Copenhagen
  • Learn about the ceremony from a guide who was formerly a guard
  • Take in an experience that's only available in Copenhagen
  • See the beautiful 18th-century architecture at the Amalienborg Palace
  • Walk along the mix of greenery and grand architecture of Copenhagen


Tour along the streets of old Copenhagen with a local guide, who will explain the process of the changing of the guards at the palaces. After the change, walk around and learn about the palace at Amalienborg. First, meet your guide at the army barracks in Gothersgade, where you’ll learn about the history of these guards. Then, at 11:30 AM, as the guards begin their walk towards Amalienborg Palace, hear about why they go on the route from your local guide. Once at the palace, you’ll experience the changing of the guards at noon. Finally, after the change has been completed, walk around the palace square with your guide and learn about the square.



Easy cancellation

Cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund


My Guide Book Now! Copenhagen: Changing Of The Guards with a former Royal Guard

My Lists

Create New Guide


Mini Guides

Login to create your guides for Copenhagen.

Add to My Guide

Create New Guide



Recommended Experiences in Copenhagen

500+ trusted car hire partners globally

Create & Share your own Guide to Copenhagen with friends and family!

Add your recommended places to visit by browsing the website and pressing the icon.

Create your own guide of favourite 'must see' places

Earn your Local Expert badge by Sharing your guides with others

Get your guide seen by submitting it to the Mini Guides section


We Are Part of the My Guide Network!

My Guide Copenhagen is part of the global My Guide Network of Online & Mobile travel guides.

We are now in 120+ Destinations and Growing. If you are interested in becoming a local travel partner and would like to find out more then click for more info about our Website Business Opportunity.

Nearby Destinations

Events in Copenhagen

Filter Events by Sub-Category

Please select a Date first.

Search for a company in Copenhagen