STOCKHOLM, Sweden — At the end of January (30–31) 2018, the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge will visit Sweden. Prince William and Kate will arrive to Sweden on Tuesday.They will visit Vasaparken for a presentation of bandy. The King and Queen will welcome the Duke and Duchess to Sweden by hosting a luncheon at the Royal Palace. The Duke and Duchess, with Crown Princess Victoria and Prince Daniel, will walk from the Royal Palace to Stortorget, where they will meet the general public. The Duke and Duchess, with Crown Princess Victoria and Prince Daniel, will visit the Nobel Museum to learn about the Nobel Prize and its history, and to meet Nobel laureates. The Duke and Duchess will visit ArkDes, Sweden’s national centre for architecture and design, to take part in an event focusing on cooperation between the United Kingdom and Sweden in the area of architecture, and the best and most exciting current young Swedish design, including ideas for sustainable furniture. The British Ambassador will host a dinner at the Residence. In addition to the Duke and Duchess, the dinner will also be attended by Crown Princess Victoria and Prince Daniel, Prime Minister Stefan Löfven and representatives of the Government, the Riksdag, the business sector and culture.
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On Wednesdy, January 31, Prince William and Kate will visit Karolinska Institutet The Duke and Duchess will learn about the work carried out there on combating mental ill health among children and young people. They will visit to Matteusskolan where they will have the opportunity to talk to pupils and teachers who have participated in the Youth Aware of Mental Health (YAM) programme. This is a programme for school pupils to promote discussion and develop skills to face difficulties in life, and increase awareness of mental health. The Duke and Duchess, with Crown Princess Victoria and Prince Daniel, will visit the department store NK to see an interactive exhibition on British design. They will also meet representatives of British design and fashion companies active in Sweden to learn more about the companies’ work, especially on sustainability issues.
Crown Princess Victoria and Prince Daniel will receive the Duke and Duchess at Haga Palace. The Duke and Duchess, with Crown Princess Victoria and Prince Daniel, will attend a reception at Fotografiska on Swedish cultural life, with guests invited from the worlds of music, film, television, art and sport.
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On Thursday, The Duke and Duchess will conclude their visit to Sweden with a tour of the Swedish Air Combat Training School in Uppsala. Here they will be given a briefing on the operational capacity of the Swedish Air Force and a presentation of some of the Gripen models. Photo opportunity