Royal Wedding between Prince Albert and Charlene Wittstock: Civil Ceremony in The Throne Room

The Royal Wedding between Prince Albert and Charlene Wittstock will have two ceremonies: the civil and the ecclesiastical. It also occurs in France, custom that multiplies preparations and looks. Two scenarios, two events.

The civil wedding It will take place on July 1 in the throne room of the The Grimaldi Palace. In the Palace princier already completed works of major expansion and reform that Prince Albert wanted to carry out after the death of his father. Currently you can visit during the summer.

Officer of civil status of the family, the President of the Council of State SEM Philippe Narmino, It will serve as the ceremony in the same room where the Prince Rainiero and Grace Kelly were married on April 18, 1956. It is the most prestigious room which is part of the large apartments of State.

The soil is of Carrara marble. Red covering the walls, chairs and the couch is jacquards, widely used as precious fabric in the Empire style, the style of the throne room. At the top of the poster, a princely Crown collects fabric.

The ceiling frescoes, preserved work of Orazio de Ferrari. They represent the signs of the Zodiac and tell the story of Alejandro el Grande. A truly sumptuous room where the next July 1 at 17.00 hours, attested by the pictures of ancient Princes and princesses of Monaco, Prince Alberto II and Charlene Wittstock will sign the wedding contract.