Denmark

Princess Marie attends launch of GeoPark's Children Art Project

On 30 April, Princess Marie attended the launch of GeoPark’s Children Art Project, the biggest children’s art project in Denmark. GeoPark Odsherred was the first GeoPark opened in Denmark and is now sponsored by UNESCO. Geokids is an art project and educational offer for school students in Odsherred which started in 2014. In connection with the project, the students have been…
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Denmark

Celebrations for Crown Prince Frederik's 50th birthday announced

Crown Prince Frederik will celebrate his 50th birthday on 26 May, and the Danish Royal Court announced on Thursday that a full week of celebrations was planned. They also released two new official photos and the official logo for his birthday. On 18 May, Crown Prince Frederik will host a special award ceremony for the Crown Prince Frederik Fund. The fund was a gift by the Danish-American people…
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Denmark

Looking back at the wedding of Queen Margrethe II and Prince Henrik

On 4 October 1966, the Danish Royal Court announced that Crown Princess Margrethe was to marry Henri de Laborde de Montpezat. The engagement was a surprise to most as they had kept their relationship a secret. Henri was a French diplomat in London, and he and Margrethe met during an official dinner at the French Embassy and then again at a wedding, starting a relationship soon afterwards. Henri…
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Luxembourg

Hereditary Grand Duke Guillaume and Hereditary Grand Duchess Stéphanie visit Berlin and Potsdam

On Monday, Hereditary Grand Duke Guillaume and Hereditary Grand Duchess Stéphanie, along with Luxembourg’s Prime Minister Xavier Bettel, were in Germany for a short official visit with a focus on Luxembourg’s arts. The visit started in Potsdam where the couple and the Prime Minister visited Babelsberg Film Studio, Europe’s largest film studio. It is the oldest studio in the…
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