What to Expect at the Royal Wedding

Who's the Best Man?
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What to Expect at the Royal Wedding

01 of 07

Where Will the Ceremony Be?

Where Will the Ceremony Be?
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William and Kate will be married by the Archbishop of Canterbury at Westminster Abbey, which can seat up to 2,000 guests! The Bishop of London will give the address and the Dean of Westminster will conduct the service.

02 of 07

When Will it Begin?

When Will it Begin?
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Save the date: The service will start promptly at 11AM on Friday, April 29th, 2011.

03 of 07

What's the Evening's Agenda?

What's the Evening's Agenda?
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Once married, the couple will head to the palace for the Queen's private reception and dance the night away at a dinner hosted by the Prince of Wales.

04 of 07

Who's Paying?

Who's Paying?
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The royal family will foot the bill, as they did for the weddings of the Prince and Princess of Wales in 1981 and Princess Elizabeth and Prince Philip in 1947.

05 of 07

Is the Couple Registered?

Is the Couple Registered?
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Thanks but no thanks! William and Kate are considering asking for charitable donations in lieu of gifts.

06 of 07

Have the Invitations Been Sent?

Have the Invitations Been Sent?
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Check your mailbox! Close to 1,900 beveled and gilded invites went out on February 16th— the majority of which were sent to close friends and family.

07 of 07

Who's the Best Man?

Who's the Best Man?
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Prince William gave that honor to his brother Prince Harry. First order of business: planning the bachelor party.

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