Queen Victoria married her cousin, Albert, in 1840 in this wedding gown, which is here shown in a 2012 exhibition as part of the Diamond Jubilee celebrating 60 years since the coronation of Queen Elizabeth II. The gown, of silk trimmed with lace, was designed by Mrs. Bettans, one of Victoria's dressmakers.
Nice pad, but I bet Kate changes the wallpaper! As Kensington Palace opens to the public after a £12m makeover we take an exclusive tour of Kate and Will's new home
1858 photo of Princess Royal Victoria's wedding dress. She was the oldest daughter of Queen Victoria. She also looked just like her. Her oldest son became the last Kaiser of Germany, Wilhelm ll. He was pretty much the black sheep of the family when they would all get together for family bar b ques.
QUEEN VICTORIA in her Wedding Dress - 1840. In choosing a simple white gown & orange blossoms in her hair rather than regal splendor she set a trend of white wedding gowns that continues to this day....
When Queen Victoria married her cousin Albert on February 10, 1840 at the royal chapel of St. James, she wore a white satin dress, a custom which has been imitated since by many brides, royal and not royal.