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Princess Madeleine and Mr Christopher O'Neill's wedding

The wedding of Princess Madeleine and Mr Christopher O'Neill will take place in the Royal Chapel at the Royal Palace of Stockholm on Saturday 8 June.

  • H.R.H. Princess Madeleine, Mr Christopher O’Neill

H.R.H. Princess Madeleine, Mr Christopher O’Neill

The wedding celebrations will begin on Friday 7 June with a private dinner at Grand Hôtel, Stockholm, for invited guests. The wedding will then take place on 8 June at 4pm (CET) in the Royal Chapel at the Royal Palace of Stockholm.

After the wedding, a 21-gun salute will be fired from Skeppsholmen. The bride and groom will be taken by horse and carriage from the Royal Palace of Stockholm to Riddarholmen. Map of the cortège route

Madeleine, Princess of Sweden, Duchess of Hälsingland and Gästrikland, was born on 10 June 1982 at Drottningholm Palace and is the youngest daughter of the King and Queen of Sweden.

Mr Christopher O'Neill was born on 27 June 1974 in London, where he grew up with his parents, Eva Maria and Paul O'Neill. He has dual US and UK citizenship, and has five half-sisters: Tatjana, Natascha, Stephanie, Annalisa and Karen.

The couple live in New York.

Mosebacke at Södermalm in Stockholm

Stockholm

Simply. Stunning. Stockholm. Sweden’s capital city spreads out over 14 islands in Lake Mälaren and looks out proudly to the Baltic Sea to the east. Her grand public buildings, palaces, rich cultural history and museums tell her 700 year-old history beautifully.

Stockholm´s Royal Palace

Royal Swedish palaces

The Royal Palace (Kungliga Slottet) in Stockholm city centre, Drottningholm Palace (Drottningholms Slott) near Stockholm and Solliden (Sollidens Slott) on the Baltic island of Öland provide fascinating glimpses into how the Swedish royals live, work and holiday. 

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