DenmarkFeatures

Danish Court announces events celebrating Queen Margrethe's 80th birthday

As Queen Margrethe of Denmark will celebrate her 80th birthday on 16 April 2020, the Danish Court today released a program of events celebrating the Queen during the month of April. The program is similar to the one organised to celebrate the Queen’s 75th birthday in 2015. On 2 April, the Queen will officially open the exhibition “The faces of the Queen” at the National…
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Denmark

Princess Marie says complaining about scrutiny is useless in new interview

Five months after moving to France for a year, Prince Joachim and Princess Marie gave an interview to French magazine Paris Match, discussing the couple’s work, as well as Prince Henrik and Princess Athena’s adaptation to their new life, and dealing with the exposure that comes with being a member of the Danish Royal Family. When asked by the journalist how she was dealing with…
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Denmark

Princess Marie visits the Danish Section of the Lycée International in Paris

On 14 November, Princess Marie undertook her first official engagement in Paris, France since her family’s move to the city this summer as Prince Joachim is taking part in a high-level military management training there. She visited the Danish Section of the Lycée International of Saint-Germain-en-Laye as the Honorary President. She took over the position earlier this year from Prince…
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Monaco

Why is Monaco's National Day in November?

As Monaco prepares to celebrate its National Day on 19 November, let’s take a look at why the National Day takes place on that date. Monaco’s National Day is first and foremost the occasion for the Monégasque people to pay tribute to its princes, hence why…
Luxembourg

Grand Ducal Family to celebrate 100th anniversary of Grand Duchess Charlotte's accession

On 26 November 2019, the Luxembourgish Grand Ducal Family will celebrate the 100th anniversary of Grand Duchess Charlotte’s accession to the throne as announced by the Grand Ducal Court this week. The family will attend the screening of the movie Léif Lëtzebuerger at the Philarmonie. The 2008 movie tells the story of Grand Duchess Charlotte during World War II in English, French and…
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