A Royal Wedding: Prince Harry marries Meghan Markle at Windsor Castle

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A Royal Wedding: Prince Harry marries Meghan Markle at Windsor Castle

Prince Harry, Duke of Sussex and The Duchess of Sussex ride in the Ascot Landau carriage during the procession after getting married St George's Chapel, Windsor Castle on May 19, 2018 in Windsor, England.
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Prince Harry, grandson to Queen Elizabeth II, married American actress Meghan Markle on Saturday, in a ceremony that took place at St. George's Chapel at Windsor Castle.

The wedding was a global affair, with thousands camped out along the procession route to Windsor Castle. Around the world, millions were watching on television — even in the wee hours of the morning, or late at night in some time zones.

  • The Bride with her mother

    Meghan Markle with her mother Doria Ragland drive down the Long Walk as they arrive at Windsor Castle ahead of her wedding to Prince Harry.

    Meghan Markle (R) with her mother Doria Ragland drive down the Long Walk as they arrive at Windsor Castle ahead of her wedding to Prince Harry on May 19, 2018 in Windsor, England.
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  • Two Princes

    Prince Harry walks with his best man, Prince William, the Duke of Cambridge, as they arrive at St. George's Chapel at Windsor Castle.

    Prince Harry walks with his best man, Prince William, Duke of Cambridge as they arrive at St George's Chapel at Windsor Castle before the wedding of Prince Harry to Meghan Markle on May 19, 2018 in Windsor, England.
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  • The bride arrives

    Meghan Markle arrives at St. George's Chapel, dazzling onlookers in a dress designed by Clare Waight Keller, the British artistic director of France's fashion powerhouse, Givenchy.

    Meghan Markle arrives at St George's Chapel at Windsor Castle for her wedding to Prince Harry. Saturday May 19, 2018.
    Andrew Matthews | Reuters
  • The walk down the aisle

    Meghan Markle walks down the aisle in St. George's Chapel, Windsor Castle, in Windsor, during her wedding to Britain's Prince Harry, Duke of Sussex.

    Meghan Markle (C) walks down the aisle in St George's Chapel, Windsor Castle, in Windsor, on May 19, 2018 during her wedding to Britain's Prince Harry, Duke of Sussex.
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  • Prince Charles accompanies the bride

    Meghan Markle arrives accompanied by the Prince of Wales. Markle had said her father was going to miss the ceremony because "he needs to focus on his health."

    Prince Harry looks at his bride, Meghan Markle, as she arrives accompanied by the Prince of Wales in St George's Chapel at Windsor Castle for their wedding in Windsor, Britain, May 19, 2018.
    Jonathan Brady | Reuters
  • Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Phillip

    Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Phillip look on during the wedding service. The 96-year-old Duke of Edinburgh had hip-replacement surgery only six weeks ago.

    Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Phillip during the wedding service for Prince Harry and Meghan Markle at St George's Chapel, Windsor Castle in Windsor, Britain, May 19, 2018.
    Jonathan Brady | Reuters
  • Bride and groom united

    The groom looks at his bride as she arrives at the altar.

    Prince Harry looks at his bride, Meghan Markle, as she arrives accompanied by the Prince of Wales in St George's Chapel at Windsor Castle for their wedding in Windsor, Britain, May 19, 2018.
    Jonathan Brady | Reuters
  • Wedding ceremony

    Prince Harry and Meghan Markle during their wedding service, conducted by the Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby.

    Prince Harry and Meghan Markle in St George's Chapel at Windsor Castle during their wedding service, conducted by the Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby in Windsor, Britain, May 19, 2018.
    Owen Humphreys | Reuters
  • Husband and wife

    The Duke and Duchess of Sussex emerge from the West Door of St. George's Chapel.

    Prince Harry, Duke of Sussex and his wife Meghan, Duchess of Sussex emerge from the West Door of St George's Chapel, Windsor Castle, in Windsor, on May 19, 2018 after their wedding ceremony.
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  • The Kiss

    The couple kiss after they leave from the West Door.

    Britain's Prince Harry, Duke of Sussex kisses his wife Meghan, Duchess of Sussex as they leave from the West Door of St George's Chapel, Windsor Castle, in Windsor, on May 19, 2018 after their wedding ceremony.
    Ben Stansall | AFP | Getty Images
  • Royal Procession

    The couple leave Windsor Castle in the Ascot Landau carriage during a procession.

    Prince Harry, Duke of Sussex and Meghan, Duchess of Sussex leave Windsor Castle in the Ascot Landau carriage during a procession after getting married at St Georges Chapel on May 19, 2018 in Windsor, England. Prince Henry Charles Albert David of Wales marries Ms. Meghan Markle in a service at St George's Chapel inside the grounds of Windsor Castle. Among the guests were 2200 members of the public, the royal family and Ms. Markle's Mother Doria Ragland.
    Samir Hussein | WireImage | Getty Images
  • Newlyweds

    The duke and duchess wave to the crowds during the royal procession following their wedding.

    Prince Harry, Duke of Sussex and Meghan, Duchess of Sussex leave Windsor Castle in the Ascot Landau carriage during a procession after getting married at St Georges Chapel on May 19, 2018 in Windsor, England.
    Mark R. Milan | GC Images | Getty Images
  • Brits celebrate 

    The kiss, from a different angle.

    Britain's Prince Harry, Duke of Sussex kisses his wife Meghan, Duchess of Sussex as they leave from the West Door of St George's Chapel, Windsor Castle, in Windsor, on May 19, 2018 after their wedding ceremony.
    Danny Lawson | AFP | Getty Images