Crown Princess Mary to celebrate Christmas at Marselisborg Castle | Royal | New
Announcing the couples’ plans on the Danish Royal Family‘s website, he said: “This year Marselisborg Castle in Aarhus is once again the setting for Her Majesty The Queen and the Royal Family for Christmas. On December 20, the Queen will stay at the castle and celebrate Christmas Eve with the family of the Crown Prince.
Built in 1902, Marselisborg Palace has been Queen Margrethe’s summer residence since 1967.
The palace was given as a wedding gift by his father, King Frederick IX.
The Changing of the Guard takes place every day at noon when the Royal Family is in residence.
Crown Prince Frederik and Crown Princess Mary are the parents of Prince Christian, 16, Princess Isabella, 14, and ten-year-old twins Prince Vincent and Princess Josephine.
However, the palace has confirmed that Queen Margrethe’s youngest son Prince Joachim and his wife Princess Marie will be celebrating Christmas in France with Marie’s family.
Prince Joachim’s eldest sons Prince Nikolai, 22, and Prince Felix, 19, will spend the holiday season with their mother, Alexandra, Countess of Frederiksborg.
Last year Prince Joachim and his family spent the holidays with Queen Margrethe at Marselisborg Palace.
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