The 1947 Wedding of The Future Queen Elizabeth and Prince Philip: A Look Back

November 20th marks the anniversary of Queen Elizabeth and Prince Philip’s wedding. Take a virtual trip back in time to 1947 with photos and video of the day they said “I do.” For a full report, visit Lovetripper’s royal brides section:

Married Couple

Attendants make last minute arrangements of the bride’s veil:

Royal Wedding

The royal bride and her attendants pass the Tomb of the Unknown Warrior, where Princess Elizabeth would place her bouquet:

Royal Couple At Abbey

Princess Elizabeth and Prince Philip left Westminster Abbey accompanied by the strains of Mendelssohn’s Wedding March:

Royal Wedding

Visitors of Buckingham Palace in the summer of 2007 were able to relive the magic of the monarch’s wedding day in a special exhibition of “I do” items, including the Edward Rayne duchesse satin shoes the future sovereign slipped her feet into for her walk down the aisle:

Buckingham Palace Marks Queen's 60th Wedding Anniversary

An up close look at the attendants and page boy’s attire:

Buckingham Palace Marks Queen's 60th Wedding Anniversary

Out of the public eye for many years, the bride’s Norman Hartnell wedding dress, accented with 10,000 crystals and seed pearls, was once again shown in all its splendor:

Buckingham Palace Marks Queen's 60th Wedding Anniversary

Video of the 2007 wedding exhibition at Buckingham Palace:

Photos courtesy Picapp

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