Princess Maxima, Queen Beatrix (C) and Crown Prince Willem-Alexander (April 29 2013)
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A tour of the venues involved in the Dutch investiture

Crowds are gathering in Amsterdam for the crowning of the first Dutch king in more than a century.

Queen Beatrix is stepping aside and handing her crown to her eldest son, Willem Alexander.

He and his popular wife, the Argentine Princess Maxima, will usher in a new era for Dutch royalty.

In her report from Amsterdam, Anna Holligan visits the main venues that will feature in the investiture.

  • 29 Apr 2013
  • From the section Europe
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