Trooping the Colour 2012 – A London Royal Ceremony

Trooping the Colour

The Trooping the Colour Celebrates the Official Birthday of the Queen: When it comes to pomp and pageantry, the Trooping the Colour is the most elaborate of London’s royal ceremonies. The Trooping the Colour ceremony is held to celebrate the official birthday of the British Sovereign. So, although Queen Elizabeth II was born on April […]

Horse Guards Parade – A Venue for Royal Ceremonies

Horse Guards Parade © Travel Signposts

Horse Guards Parade is the Parade Ground for Many London Royal Ceremonies: Located at the heart of Whitehall, the political centre of  Britain, Horse Guards Parade is where some of the best of British royal parades and ceremonies take place in London. The Changing the Guard Ceremony (horse guards) and Dismounting Ceremony take place here […]