Banquet at the Royal Palace of Stockholm, 1993

The Prince of Orange (now King Willem-Alexander of the Netherlands) joined the Swedish Royal Family for a Representationsmiddag (Representatives Dinner) at the Royal Palace of Stockholm on this day in 1993.

King Carl XVI Gustaf and Queen Silvia of Sweden were joined by the Prince of Orange (wearing the Swedish Order of the Seraphim), Crown Princess Victoria, and Princess Lilian for the Representationsmiddag, which is held for representatives from the diplomatic corps, parliament, government, government, science, sports, business, culture and people that the Royal Family met when traveling.

Queen Sonja wore the Connaught Diamond Tiara while Princes Lillian wore the Six-Button Tiara.

Almost three decades later, the Swedish Royal Family hosted King Willem-Alexander and Queen Máxima of the Netherlands on their State Visit to Sweden in 2022.

Dutch State Visits to Sweden


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