Queen Elizabeth II watches from the balcony of Buckingham Palace during Trooping the Color parade in London on Thursday, June 2.
Prince Harry and Meghan, Duchess of Sussex, pray a prayer of thanksgiving during the reign of Queen Elizabeth II at St Paul’s Cathedral in London, Friday 3 June 2022.
Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, smiles as she arrives at St Paul’s Cathedral.
General view before the Thanksgiving Mass for the reign of Queen Elizabeth II at St Paul’s Cathedral.
Prince Harry and his wife Meghan, Duchess of Sussex, arrive at a prayer of thanksgiving to Queen Elizabeth II.
A member of the military stumbles while on duty before serving.
A woman holds a truncated portrait of Queen Elizabeth II as she waits outside St Paul’s Cathedral for the arrival of royals and guests.
People gather outside St Paul’s Cathedral, in the background, to watch those coming for the service.
The Queen prepares to touch the Commonwealth of Nations Globe to begin lighting the main beacon outside Buckingham Palace on Thursday.
The Platinum Jubilee Beacon was lit by Lord Provost Robert Aldridge and Commander of Edinburgh Garrison, Lt. Col. Lorne Campbell at Edinburgh Castle, Scotland, on Thursday. More than 1,500 towns, villages and cities across the UK, Channel Islands, Isle of Man and UK Overseas Territories will come together to light a beacon to celebrate the Jubilee.
People pack the mall as the royal family arrives on the balcony of Buckingham Palace on Thursday.
The Queen goes out to the balcony of Buckingham Palace.
Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, waves during the carriages parade on Thursday. She is joined in the carriage by her three children – Prince George, Prince Louis and Princess Charlotte – as well as Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall.
Airplanes illustrate the number 70 as they fly over Buckingham Palace on Thursday.
A 124 salute was fired at the Tower of London as part of the Trooping the Color parade.
Trooping the Color involved 1,500 soldiers and officers, 400 musicians, 250 horses and 70 aircraft, according to Britain’s Ministry of Defense.
Three of the Queen’s grandchildren – from left, Prince George, Prince Louis and Princess Charlotte – rode in the carriages on Thursday.
Prince William, left, rides a horse next to his father, Prince Charles, during a parade of the Colored Forces.
The Queen’s Guard marches through the colorful troop procession Thursday.
The Queen will be joined by members of the royal family on Thursday on the balcony of Buckingham Palace.
Thousands of people flocked to central London to participate in Thursday’s festivities.
A military band performs on Thursday.
A member of the Coldstream Guards holds commemorative programs before the start of the military parade Thursday.
Prince Edward, right, rides in a carriage with his wife Sophie, Countess of Wessex, and their children, James and Louise.
The House Cavalry Troupe participates in the military parade on Thursday.
A man wears a Union Jack suit as people gather at the mall to celebrate the jubilee on Thursday.
Police officers line up at the mall ahead of the Trooping the Color party on Thursday.
A member of Buckingham Palace staff cleans the balcony before the Troops of Color parade on Thursday.
Crowds gather in London for the parade.
Australian Prime Minister Anthony Albanese lights the Commonwealth Beacon to celebrate the jubilee in Canberra, Australia, on Thursday.
Some royal fans put Union flags on their faces as they gathered along the Mall in London on Thursday.
Interview with the Queen impersonator as she walks along the Mall on Wednesday.
People wear the queen’s masks and one of her dogs as they attend jubilee celebrations at the mall on Thursday.
Anita Atkinson, who has collected more than 12,000 pieces of royal memorabilia, makes her way to a tea party in Durham on Thursday.
People sing the national anthem as they gather along the Mall on Thursday.
A boy stands with a union flag at the mall on Wednesday.