Royal marriage ceremony photographs behind the scenes: Kate Middleton & Prince William, Princess Diana & Prince Charles, extra


January 13, 2021 – 11:56 GMT

Bridie Wilkins

Officially royal wedding Photos are a rite of passage, but there are also images of moments that the royal family would rather keep private. The moments when, just like us, they try to calm their nerves before walking down the aisle where the bride is reveals her dress for the first time or where the newly married couple stops to take a minute and take the opportunity. Here we hunted them down to bring you the most beautiful shots of Prince Harry and Meghan Markleis in preparation to Princess Diana and Prince Charles” Wedding rehearsal.

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1. Meghan Markle and Prince Harry

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WATCH: Prince Harry and Meghan Markle share behind-the-scenes wedding photos

When Prince Harry and Meghan Markle celebrated theirs First wedding anniversary On May 19, 2019, Sussex Royal shared a compilation of photos in a video. The couple signs his marriage certificate, Harry walks down the stairs as soon as he’s ready to go to the venue, and Meghan shares an intimate moment with her mother, Doria Ragland.

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2. Princess Diana and Prince Charles

Princess Diana married Prince Charles 1981 at St. Paul’s Cathedral before the wedding reception at Buckingham Palace. Diana was photographed behind the scenes assuring her five-year-old bridesmaid, Clementine Hambro, not to be nervous while the Queen stood nearby.

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3. Princess Diana and Prince Charles

Princess Diana and Prince Charles after their wedding rehearsal

Photos were also taken at Princess Diana and Prince Charles’ wedding rehearsal on July 27, 1981. Princess Diana and Charles are seen leaving St. Paul’s Cathedral and Prince Andrew follows the couple outside.

4. Kate Middleton and Prince William

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Kate Middleton and Prince Harry after Kate and Prince William’s wedding rehearsal

Kate Middleton and Prince William tied the knot on April 29, 2011 at Westminster Abbey, and the couple attended a private rehearsal the day before the ceremony. Of course, Kate looked as radiant as ever when she was photographed outside with Prince Harry.

5. Princess Eugenie and Jack Brooksbank

On Father’s Day 2019, Princess Eugenie paid tribute to her father, Prince Andrew, with a behind the scenes photo of their wedding day. It shows the moment when Prince Andrew saw Princess Eugenie in her wedding dress before he led her down the aisle at St. James’s Palace to her current husband, Jack Brooksbank.

6. Zara Phillips and Mike Tindall

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Zara Phillips and Mike Tindall at their wedding rehearsal

Zara Phillips and Mike Tindall married on July 30, 2011 in Canongate Kirk, Edinburgh. They too attended a rehearsal the day before the ceremony and were photographed as they left the venue very excited.

7. Crown Princess Victoria and Prince Daniel

The Swedish royal family recently released a number of wedding photos from Crown Princess Victoria and Prince DanielWedding on their tenth anniversary. The collection included a behind the scenes shot of the couple hugging behind the doors to their reception before entering and joining the guests.

8. Prince Carl Philip and Princess Sofia

Prince Carl Philip and Princess Sofia of Sweden On June 13, 2020, they published ten behind-the-scenes pictures of their wedding anniversary in Stockholm’s Royal Chapel for the fifth anniversary. The beautiful series included Carl Philip getting ready and Sofia taking a selfie with her father.

9. Lady Gabriella Windsor and Thomas Kingston

When Lady Gabriella Windsor married Thomas Kingston At St. George’s Chapel on May 18, 2019, Gabriella’s cousin shared one Collection of inside photos of the day on social media. This included a snapshot of Gabriella cutting the cake.

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