Wedding of Prince Joachim and Marie Cavallier
Parents Henri de Laborde de Monpezat
Margrethe II of Denmark
Alain Cavallier
Françoise Grassiot
Groomsmen Prince Nikolai
Prince Felix
Bridesmaids Agnete Windfelt Arno
Pages Malte Steenstrup
Tanguy Perretti
Location Møgeltønder Church, Denmark
Date 24 May 2008

The wedding of Prince Joachim and Marie Cavallier took place on 24 May 2008 in Møgeltønder Church near Schackenborg Manor. The wedding date marked the 73rd anniversary of the wedding of Joachim's grandparents, King Frederick IX and Ingrid of Sweden.

The ceremony Edit

The wedding took place on Saturday 24 May 2008 at 17.00 (Local Time), in Møgeltønder Church. The ceremony was performed by Bishop Erik Norman Svendsen.

Upon her marriage to Joachim, Marie's title is "Her Royal Highness Princess Marie of Denmark, Countess of Monpezat". Marie, who had been a French citizen and a member of the Roman Catholic Church, became, in connection with the marriage, a Danish citizen and a member of the Evangelical-Lutheran Church of Denmark.

A wedding banquet was held at the couple's home, Schackenborg Castle.

Wedding attire Edit

Marie's wedding gown was designed by Spanish-Italian fashion house Arasa Morelli, and was sewn by a Danish woman working for the company.

Her tiara was a loan from Queen Margrethe and is the tiara she wears the most.

Guests Edit

See List of wedding guests of Prince Joachim of Denmark and Marie Cavallier


Note: This is a gallery of the ceremony and official photos. To see photos of the guests, please go here.