Royal Wedding Arrivals

See the pomp and pageantry as family, heads of states and stars make their way to Westminster Abbey

01 of 22

GRACE, PIPPA & ELIZA

GRACE, PIPPA & ELIZA
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The beaming maid of honor (also in Alexander McQueen, like the bride) is flanked by bridesmaids Grace van Cutsem (daughter of Will's pal Hugh) and Eliza Lopes (Camilla's granddaughter), both 3, as they make their way into Westminster Abbey.

02 of 22

PRINCE CHARLES & CAMILLA

PRINCE CHARLES & CAMILLA
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The father of the groom (in his Royal Navy Number One Dress ceremonial suit) leads the way for his wife, the Duchess of Cornwall, who wears Anna Valentine for her stepson's big day.

03 of 22

QUEEN ELIZABETH II

QUEEN ELIZABETH II
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Her Royal Majesty, in Angela Kelly, wears the happiest of colors – yellow! – for her grandson's nuptials as she greets the Very Reverend John R. Hall, Dean of Westminster, outside of Westminster Abbey.

04 of 22

DAVID CAMERON

DAVID CAMERON
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"We're quite a reserved lot, we British, [but] when we go for it, we really go for it," the British Prime Minister told the BBC of the pageantry of the royal wedding as he enters Westminster Abbey.

05 of 22

EARL SPENCER

EARL SPENCER
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The groom's uncle (brother of Princess Diana) chats with fellow wedding guests at Westminster Abbey.

06 of 22

KING CONSTANTINE & QUEEN ANNE-MARIE

KING CONSTANTINE & QUEEN ANNE-MARIE
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Greeting throngs of onlookers outside the Abbey, Greece's former king and his wife add their royal presence to the regal nuptials.

07 of 22

QUEEN SOFIA, PRINCE FELIPE & PRINCESS LETIZIA

QUEEN SOFIA, PRINCE FELIPE & PRINCESS LETIZIA
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After attending Queen Elizabeth's dinner, Spain's monarchy turns up for the royal nuptials, with the Prince and Princess of Asturias attending alongside Felipe's regal mother, Queen Sofia.

08 of 22

ZARA PHILLIPS & MIKE TINDALL

ZARA PHILLIPS & MIKE TINDALL
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Princess Anne's daughter rounds out her royal entrance in Paul Costelloe and a circular topper by Philip Treacy as she makes her way into the nuptials with her rugby player fiancé.

09 of 22

PRINCES WILLIAM & HARRY

PRINCES WILLIAM & HARRY
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The groom (in a uniform of Colonel of the Irish Guards) waves to excited onlookers as he arrives at Westminster Abbey with his best man (sporting a uniform of Captain of the Household Cavalry).

10 of 22

CAROLE MIDDLETON

CAROLE MIDDLETON
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The mother of the bride – in powder blue Catherine Walker, a favorite designer of the late Princess Diana – glowingly greets well-wishers after spending the night with her daughter at London's Goring Hotel.

11 of 22

PRINCESSES EUGENIE & BEATRICE

PRINCESSES EUGENIE & BEATRICE
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The groom's cousins, daughters of Prince Andrew and Fergie, arrive to the wedding in top form – check out those fascinators by Philip Treacy!

See more of the wedding's best hats here!

12 of 22

PRINCE ALBERT & CHARLENE WITTSTOCK

PRINCE ALBERT & CHARLENE WITTSTOCK
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The Prince of Monaco and his fiancée (in Akris), a former South African swimmer, make a coordinated match in gray.

13 of 22

VICTORIA & DAVID BECKHAM

VICTORIA & DAVID BECKHAM
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The expectant mom and her dapper hubby are hat to trot as they make their way into Westminster Abbey.

14 of 22

JOSS STONE

JOSS STONE
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The singer, who performed at Princess Diana's memorial concert in 2007, makes her red-hot entrance into the wedding in London.

15 of 22

GUY RITCHIE

GUY RITCHIE
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A friend of the bride and groom, the director and dad-to-be suits up in his finest duds for the special occasion at Westminster Abbey.

16 of 22

JAMES MIDDLETON

JAMES MIDDLETON
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Kate's younger brother leaves the Goring Hotel, where the Middleton family spent the night along with the bride-to-be before her big day.

17 of 22

CHELSY DAVY

CHELSY DAVY
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Best man Prince Harry's off-and-on girlfriend shows off her aqua green Alberta Ferretti suit, one of two dresses made especially for her by the Italian designer, as she heads to Westminster Abbey.

18 of 22

ELTON JOHN

ELTON JOHN

The legendary singer and his partner David Furnish leave their baby boy at home as they stylishly make their way to Westminster Abbey.

19 of 22

LADIES KITTY, ELIZA & AMELIA SPENCER

LADIES KITTY, ELIZA & AMELIA SPENCER
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William and Harry's first cousins and daughters of Charles, Earl of Spencer – (from left) twins Amelia and Eliza and big sister Kitty – find their seats before the royal nuptials.

20 of 22

BEN & MARINA FOGLE

BEN & MARINA FOGLE
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The TV presenter (who's often been mistaken for the groom) leads the way for his expectant wife into Westminster Abbey.

21 of 22

TARA PALMER-TOMKINSON

TARA PALMER-TOMKINSON
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The daughter of Prince Charles's close friend and skiing pal Charles Palmer-Tomkinson dons a head-to-toe blue ensemble as she heads to Westminster Abbey.

22 of 22

IAN THORPE

IAN THORPE
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The Australian Olympic swimmer (aka "Thorpedo") ditches his Speedo for a dapper morning coat while making his way into the royal nuptials.

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