On Thursday, September 8, 2022 is Queen Elizabeth II died at Balmoral Castle aged 96 . Eleven days later, on Monday, September 19, 2022, the funeral will take place. Many top-class guests pay their last respects to the British Queen. All information about the funeral, the TV broadcast, the guest list and much more can be found here.
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Queen Elizabeth II's funeral will be on Monday 19 September 2022. The funeral service is scheduled for 11 a.m. local time (i.e. 12 p.m. German time). Before that, the Queen's coffin is carried in a procession from the British Parliament to Westminster Abbey. Until Sunday, September 18, 2022, the public can say goodbye to their Queen in the British Parliament building. She was laid out there 23 hours a day for four days.
RTL accompanies the Queen's funeral and funeral service on Monday, September 19, 2022, in a more than eight-hour special LIVE on free TV and online in the RTL live stream on RTL+ . A 'Point 12 Special - Last Honor for the Queen - The World Says Goodbye to Elizabeth II' begins at 9 a.m., followed by 'Exclusive Special' at 3 p.m. The TV broadcast ends at 6:45 p.m.
According to consistent media reports, up to 2,000 guests from all over the world are expected at the Queen's funeral service. In addition to King Charles III. as well as other members of the British royal family, there are also countless royals from other royal houses and others high profile celebrities on the funeral guest list . But not only for US President Joe Biden applies the “1+1” rule .
Queen Elizabeth II († 96) was not afraid of death, hers she prepared her own funeral . This will a world event on Monday . It will take place at 12 noon German time in the world-famous Westminster Abbey. Before that, the Queen's coffin is carried in a funeral procession from the Houses of Parliament, where the public could say goodbye to the British monarch for four days and waited up to 30 hours , transferred there.
Following the funeral service, the Queen's remains will be taken to Windsor Castle. Before she is buried with the family in St. George's Chapel, a service is held there. So that Queen Elizabeth II next Prince Philip who died in 2021 , finds her last resting place, her husband is reburied. Both then lie in the family vault in the King George IV Memorial Chapel in the same place as their father, King George IV, their mother, Queen Mom, and their sister, Princess Margaret.