Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II Attends a Gala Reception at St. James’s Palace.

qeiiOn June 3, 2013, Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II arrived at St. James’s Palace in London to attend a gala reception for the Royal National Institute of Blind People (RNIB).  Unfortunately, His Royal Highness The Duke of Edinburgh was unable to attend.

In a press release via Buckingham Palace it was announced that the 91-year-old duke was “unwell.” However, the duke will attend tomorrow’s service at Westminster Abbey commemorating the 60th anniversary of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II’s coronation.

Click here to view photos from this evening’s reception.