On Tuesday, December 10, 2013, Their Majesties King Harald V and Queen Sonja of Norway attended the 2013 Nobel Peace Prize ceremony held at the Oslo Rådhus in Oslo. The winner of Nobel Peace Prize went to the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW). Click here to view photos. Photo courtesy of Kongehuset
On a rainy December 10, 2013, thousands gathered at the First National Bank (FNB) Stadium in Soweto, Johannesburg, South Africa to attend a memorial service for the late Nelson Mandela. The former South African president and Nobel Peace Prize winner passed away on December 5, 2013, at the age of 95. Monarch and royals from… Read More Monarchs and Royals Gather to Remember the Late Nelson Mandela. (VIDEOS)
On December 10, 2013, Her Royal Highness Princess Beatrix of the Netherlands opened the Cultuurgebouw Rozet in Arnhem. According to RVD, the new building “…houses a library, heritage center, adult education classes…” and much more. Click here to view photos.
On Tuesday, December 10, 2013, Her Royal Highness The Princess Royal visited the Victoria Education and Sports College in Poole, Dorset. According to the newspaper, Bournemouth Echo, the princess viewed the “…college’s new £2.8m hydrotherapy pool…” as well as met with staff, and volunteers. For more information about today’s visit as well as to view… Read More Her Royal Highness The Princess Royal Visits the Victoria Education and Sports College. (VIDEO)
On the evening of December 10, 2013, Their Majesties King Carl XVI Gustaf and Queen Silvia of Sweden accompanied by His Royal Highness Prince Daniel of Sweden and His Royal Highness Prince Carl Philip of Sweden attended the 2013 Nobel Prize ceremony held at the Stockholms Konserthus. Here are the winners of the 2013 Nobel… Read More Members of the Swedish Royal Family Attend the 2013 Nobel Prize Ceremony. (VIDEOS)
On December 10, 2013, Her Majesty Queen Mathilde of Belgium arrived at the Musées Royaux d’Art et d’Histoire in Brussels to view the exhibition, Henry van de Velde: Passion – Fonction – Beauté. Organized by the Musées Royaux d’Art et d’Histoire in collaboration with the Klassik Stiftung Weimar the exhibition is a: “…chronological survey of… Read More Her Majesty Queen Mathilde of Belgium Views the Exhibition, Henry van de Velde: Passion – Fonction – Beauté.
On December 10, 2013, Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II and Her Royal Highness The Duchess of Cornwall officially opened the new Barnardo’s children’s charity headquarters in Barkingside. After the opening Her Majesty and the duchess met with staff, toured the new facility, and “…helped to decorate a Christmas tree with a pair of specially-made royal… Read More Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II Opens the New Barnardo’s Headquarters. (VIDEO)
On Tuesday, December 10, Her Royal Highness Princess Letizia of Asturias presided over the Medallas de Oro al Mérito en las Bellas Artes held at Palacio Real de El Pardo in Madrid. According to the Spanish royal court this award recognizes: “…individuals and organizations that have excelled in the field of artistic and cultural creation… Read More Her Royal Highness Princess Letizia of Asturias Presides Over the Medallas de Oro al Mérito en las Bellas Artes. (VIDEO)