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Victoria & Albert: The Wedding

This entertaining series provides an insider’s look into the elaborate planning that went into one of the most famous weddings of all time: the romantic 1840 union of Queen Victoria and her consort Prince Albert. With the help of a team of experts, Lucy oversees the meticulous recreation of the most important elements of the wedding celebration, scouring history books, archives, newspapers and even Victoria’s own diaries for details. The perfect accompaniment to the latest season of MASTERPIECE’s hit series Victoria. Victoria and Albert: The Wedding is a unique celebration of an enduring love that captured the imagination then and now — and a wedding that set the standard for generations of future brides everywhere.

An encore of this two-part series, hosted by popular Royal historian Lucy Worsley, airs back-to-back on Monday, June 17, at 1:00 p.m.

On February 1840, a wedding took place that would change British matrimonial ceremonies forever. Historian Lucy Worsley leads the re-creation of one of the most romantic weddings ever seen. This series celebrates an enduring love that was to melt the nation’s heart — and set the standard for generations of brides to come.


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