British RoyalsEuropean RoyalsThe Duke of EdinburghThe Netherlands

King Willem-Alexander and Queen Máxima send their condolences

King Willem-Alexander, Queen Máxima and Princess Beatrix of the Netherlands have sent their condolences upon the death of Prince Philip. Their message reads, “It is with great respect that we remember His Royal Highness Prince Philip. Throughout his long life, he committed himself with dedication to the British people and to his many duties and responsibilities. His lively personality never…
Read more
The Netherlands

Grandchildren of monarchs: Princess Beatrix

In this series, Royal Central is taking a look at the grandchildren of monarchs around the world. In this instalment, we’re heading to The Netherlands to introduce the eight grandchildren of Princess Beatrix, the former Dutch queen. Children of King Willem-Alexander and Queen Máxima Photo: Moniek Bloks/Royal Central Catharina-Amalia, Princess of Orange Seventeen-year-old…
Read more
The Netherlands

Queen Máxima visits Nederlands Dans Theatre

Queen Máxima of the Netherlands visited the Nederlands Dans Theatre (NDT) in The Hague on Tuesday to hear how the dance company is adjusting to the COVID-19 pandemic. The Queen was shown around by Emily Molnar, the Artistic Director of NDT, who took her to watch a dance lesson. She learned how dancers have continued their craft via online practices and have reached audiences through online…
Read more
CoronavirusEuropean RoyalsThe Netherlands

Queen Maxima gives speech about financial equality for International Women's Day

Queen Máxima has given a speech about financial equality between men and women to mark International Women’s Day. The online event, A Call to Action for Reaching Financial Equality, was hosted by the Better Than Cash Alliance, UNCDF, World Bank Group and Women’s World Banking, the Dutch Royal House outlined. Queen Máxima gave her speech in her capacity as the UN…
Read more