US News Queen Elizabeth II: Grave of the queen for the first time accessible to visitors

17:50  29 september  2022
17:50  29 september  2022 Source:   spiegel.de

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Windsor Castle has been one of the largest tourist attractions in Great Britain for decades. Now the grave of Elizabeth II can be visited in the chapel - hundreds of people were already on the first day.

  Queen Elizabeth II: Grabstätte der Königin erstmals für Besucher zugänglich © Royal Collection Trust; The Dean/ dpa

Hundreds of visitors pushed themselves to the reopening of Windsor Castle on Thursday after the end of the royal mourning period in front of the castle west of London . Because there the grave of the British Queen Elizabeth II was made accessible to the public for the first time. The deceased was buried in the St. Georges chapel last week. As the British news agency PA reported, hundreds of people lined up in a snake on Thursday morning to visit the former weekly entertainment and the tomb of the Queen.

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"If you really see the castle, everything suddenly awakens to life," said the waiting Julie Davies, who had traveled with her husband from Liverpool, her impressions. You and her husband would "remember this visit all of your life".

The Queen was buried in a side chapel of the church, in the family grave of the windsors. Her husband Prince Philip, her sister Margret and her parents, King George VI. and Queen Elizabeth.

Windsor Castle is one of the largest tourist sights in Great Britain . The castle had counted around 1.5 million visitors a year before the number of tourists in the course of Coronapandemia.

Elizabeth II died on September 8th at the age of 96 at her country residence in Balmoral in Scotland . However, she had mostly spent the last years of her life in the Windsor, which was around 40 kilometers west of London, where she had already lived as a teenager during the Second World War.

Fans of the Royal Family think that Princess Charlotte is the spitting mother of the Queen Mother when she was a child .
The royal fans were amazed by the strange resemblance between the Princess Charlotte and the Queen Mother after That two photos of the monarch in his early childhood were out of the archives this week. Monday, the official Instagram account of the Château de Glamis in Angus, Scotland, the ancestral house of the Count of Strathmore and Kinghorne, shared two new images of the Queen Mother when she was a little girl, as well as a recent portrait of Charlotte.

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