17 of Queen Elizabeth II’s Funniest Moments Caught on Camera
Photographers snapped these shots at exactly the right moment.
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The new Duchess of Sussex and the Queen seem to be getting along just fine as they attend the opening of the new Mersey Gateway Bridge together. For more laughs, check out the funniest royal wedding moments caught on camera.
This hilarious shot of Queen Elizabeth II was taken at Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s wedding. We’ve all been guilty of getting bored in church.
What’s so funny?DAVID HARTLEY/Shutterstock
The Queen and Prince Charles share a joke during the sack race at the Braemar Gathering in 2017. These are the most bizarre perks of the royal family.
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Queen Elizabeth II loves horses, but at this particular horse show back in May, she had places to be and people to see.
Eyes openDAVID HARTLEY/Shutterstock
Whoops, look like the Queen blinked because of the flash. It’s OK though, she knows how to laugh about it.
This picture might not be that funny but the comment Queen Elizabeth II made before it was taken was pretty hilarious. During her visit to the Chelsea Flower Show in 2016, herb gardener Jekka McVicar explained to the Queen that Lily of the Valley was once used as a poison. The Queen responded by saying, “I’ve been given two bunches this week. Perhaps they want me dead.” Check out these fascinating facts—and a few scandals—about the Queen.
Itchy noseTim Rooke/Shutterstock
Queen Elizabeth II itches her nose while she patiently awaits some action at a horserace back in 2015.
Riding with royaltyInvicta Kent Media/Shutterstock
The Queen looks so little behind the wheel.
Even the Queen likes to participate in the occasional photobomb.
Rain, rain go awayJonathan Hordle/Shutterstock
Don’t worry, Queen Elizabeth, we don’t like the rain either. The Queen doesn’t have to follow these British laws.
Celebrate good timesDavid Hartley/Shutterstock
Queen Elizabeth II and John Warren celebrate after the Queen’s horse Sign Manual wins the Dreweatts Handicap Stakes in 2013.
It looks like the Queen said something so funny that Kate burst out laughing. If only we knew what it was.
Don’t do that Prince WilliamRupert Hartley/Shutterstock
We really wonder what Prince William said or did to cause the Queen to make that face. Maybe he said one of these words that the royal family is never, ever allowed to say.
Not enjoying the weatherRupert Hartley/Shutterstock
Standing on the grass in high heels isn’t fun for any lady, especially one of royalty.
Calm down, windGeoff Pugh/Shutterstock
Ahh, the struggles of wearing a dress on a windy day. The Queen and Michelle know how hard it can be.
When you work as hard as Queen Elizabeth II it’s hard to not get caught yawning. Maybe someone else should take the wheel.
Tongues outDavid Hartley/Shutterstock
Is it proper royal protocol to have your tongue sticking out for photos? Next, take a look at these candid, rarely seen photos of the royal family.