6:04pm PST, Nov 10, 2023
Queen Elizabeth II’s funeral
Queen Elizabeth II’s state funeral — the first the United Kingdom saw since former Prime Minister Winston Churchill’s in 1965 — took place on Sept. 19, 2022, at Westminster Abbey in London 10 days after she died on Sept. 8 at Balmoral, her summer home in Scotland. She was then laid to rest in a crypt inside St. George’s Chapel at Windsor Castle.
On the one-year anniversary of Her Majesty’s funeral, join us as we take a look back at the best photos from the final farewell to the the history-making monarch… then keep reading to see more of the most memorable images from 11 British royals’ funerals since the early 1900s.
Britain’s Princess Charlotte of Wales followed by car the coffin of great-grandmother Queen Elizabeth II as it traveled on a Royal Navy state gun carriage from Westminster Abbey to Wellington…