Rosenbad

Rosenbad (Swedish: [ˈrûːsɛnˌbɑːd], lit. "rosen bath") is a building in central Stockholm, precinct of Norrmalm. It is a building owned by the Swedish State and serves as the seat of the Government.

Rosenbad
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Rosenbad
General information
Town or cityStockholm
CountrySweden
Construction started1900
Completed1902
Design and construction
ArchitectFerdinand Boberg

Rosenbad is located on Strömgatan on the north side of the river Norrström. It was designed by Art Nouveau architect Ferdinand Boberg, and completed in 1902. It originally housed a variety of functions, including a restaurant (until 1956) of the same name.

Government buildingEdit

Rosenbad now functions as the seat for Prime Minister's Office (Swedish: Statsrådsberedningen) and the Government Offices (Regeringskansliet). It is located close to the Sager House, the official residence of the Prime Minister. The Riksdag building and the Royal Palace are located across the waters of Stockholms ström.

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Coordinates: 59°19′42″N 18°03′56″E / 59.32833°N 18.06556°E / 59.32833; 18.06556