See the 2020 Christmas Cards from Royal Families Around the World

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Duke and Duchess of Cambridge - Royal Christmas cards 2020
The Cambridge family's 2020 Christmas card. Photo: Matt Porteous / The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge/Kensington Palace via Getty
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Meghan Harry Christmas card
The 2020 Sussex family Christmas card. The Duke and Duchess of Sussex

Meghan Markle and Prince Harry released a family holiday card ahead of their first American Christmas in Montecito, California.

The card, which is an illustration of a photo taken by Meghan's mom, Doria Ragland, was released through Mayhew, Meghan's animal welfare organization patronage in the U.K.

Starring front and center is the couple's 19-month-old son Archie (who has clearly inherited dad Harry's red hair!) and their two adorable dogs, Pula and Guy.

"Wishing you a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year," the card states.

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Duke and Duchess of Cambridge - Royal Christmas cards 2020
The Cambridge family's 2020 Christmas card. Matt Porteous / The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge/Kensington Palace via Getty

Prince William and Kate Middleton gathered for a new family photo in the fall to send as their Christmas card. Once again, Prince George, 7, Princess Charlotte, 5, and Prince Louis, 2, steal the show!

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prince Charles Christmas card
Prince Charles and Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall. Clarence House/ Instagram

Prince Charles and Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall chose a casual photo of themselves in the garden at Birkhall, Scotland for their official 2020 holiday portrait.

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Monaco Royals Christmas card
Monaco royal family's Christmas card 2020. Monaco Royals

Prince Albert and Princess Charlene released their most glamorous Christmas card yet — even their 6-year-old twins were dressed to the nines!

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Spanish Royal Household
Princess Leonor and Princess Sofia. Casa de S.M. el Rey Spanish Royal Household via Getty

Inside the Spanish royal family's 2020 Christmas card is a photograph of Princess Leonor and Princess Sofia, the two daughters of King Felipe and Queen Letizia, taken in Madrid.

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kungahuset Christmas card
Princess Estelle, Prince Daniel, Prince Oscar and Princess Victoria. kungahuset/ instagram

Crown Princess Victoria and Crown Prince Daniel color coordinated with their children — daughter Princess Estelle and son Prince Oscar — for a festive photo op.

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Swedish royal Christmas card
Princess Sofia, Prince Gabriel, Prince Alexander and Prince Carl Philip. Prinsparet/ instagram

Prince Carl-Philip and Princess Sofia spent their last Christmas as a family of four this year — in 2021, Prince Alexander and Prince Gabriel will have a little brother or sister!

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Princess Madeleine of Sweden Christmas card
Princess Adrienne, Princess Leonore and Prince Nicolas. Princess Madeleine of Sweden

Princess Madeline shared a new photo of her three children — Princess Adrienne, Princess Leonore and Prince Nicolas — along with a Christmas greeting on Instagram.

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The Netherlands

King Willem-Alexander, Princess Alexia, Queen Maxia Princess Catharina-Amalia and Princess Ariane. RVD – Patrick van Katwijk

King Willem-Alexander and Queen Maxima chose a warm weather portrait with their three daughters: Princess Catharina-Amalia, Princess Alexia and Princess Ariane.

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The Norwegian royal family
King Harold and Queen Sonja. HAKON MOSVOLD LARSEN/NTB/AFP via Getty

King Harald and Queen Sonja posed for a socially distanced Christmas portrait with Crown Prince Haakon, Crown Princess Mette-Marit, Prince Sverre Magnus and Princess Ingrid Alexandra.

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royal Belgium Christmas card
Belgium's royal family. Frédéric Sierakowski - Royal Belgium Pool/Getty

King Philippe and Queen Mathilde gathered around the Christmas tree with their four children for a family portrait.

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