President Trump accompanied by First Lady Melania Trump arrived aboard Air Force One in the United Kingdom on Monday morning around 9:00 on a 3-day state visit .  They landed at Standsted Airport in Essex where they were then airlifted by Marine One to Winfield House, the U.S. Ambassador’s house where they will be staying.

The official visit began later that same day when the President and First Lady were taken by Marine One to Buckingham Palace where theythey were met by Prince Charles and Camilla.  They were officially welcomed by The Queen and a 21-gun salute which marked the Welcoming Ceremony.

Accompanied by Prince Charles, President Trump inspected the Honour Guard at the Palace and afterwards,

Prince Charles and Camilla welcomed President Trump and First Lady Melania Trump from Marine One at Buckingham Palace on Monday, June 3, 2019 for the Welcome Ceremony. Credit: AFP
President Trump is greeted and officially welcomed by The Queen at Buckingham Palace on Monday, June 3, 2019. Credit: PA
President Trump and First Lady Melania Trump during official Welcome Ceremony at Buckingham Palace honour the U.S. National Anthem on Monday, June 3, 2019. Credit: AFP
President Trump inspects the Honour Guard during the Welcome Ceremony at Buckingham Palace on Monday, June 3, 2019. Credit: AFP

After a private lunch with The Queen at Buckingham Palace, President Trump, First Lady Melania, Ivanka Trump and Jared were shown a private a  private Royal Collection of art and artifacts at Buckingham Palace museum.

The Queen acted as guide to the Trump and Mrs Trump, sharing the history behind each art and artifact while Prince Harry watched from behind.

The Queen acts as guide to President Trump and First Lady Melania showing them the Royal Collection of art and artifacts at the Buckingham Palace museum on Monday, June 3, 2019.
The Queen explaining the history of the art and artifacts of the Royal Collection at Buckingham Palace museum to President Trump and First Lady Melania on Monday, June 3, 2019. Credit: AFP
Ivanka Trump and Prince Harry during a tour of the Buckingham Palace museum to view the Royal Collection on Monday, June 3, 2019. Credit: Reuters

After Buckingham Palace, the President and First Lady visited the historic and archaeological wonder, Westminster Abbey where they paid respect to the tomb of the unknown soldier by laying a wreath.  

President Trump and First Lady Melania paid respect to on the top of an unknown soldier in Westminster Abbey on Monday, June 3, 2019. On the left is Prince Andrew. Credit: Getty Images

After a short guided tour of the Abbey, they left for Clarence House where they were invited for High Tea by Prince Charles and Camilla.

The busy first official day was capped off by a lavish Royal State Dinner at the Bucking Palace hosted by The Queen later that evening.  It was a night of glitz and glamour with all the pomp and circumstance of royalty that go with it.

The State Banquet hosted by The Queen to Welcome President Trump and First Lady Melania was a night of glitz and glamour. Credit: AP
President Trump and The Queen toast to the Special Relationship, friendship and shared history between the two countries during State Banquet at Buckingham Palace, Monday June 3, 2019. Credit: PA
The two Heads of State smile after a toast and he speeches during State Banquet at Buckingham Palace, Monday June 3, 2019. Credit: AP
The old Throne Room turned Ballroom served as the banquet on Monday, June 3, 2019 for State Dinner. Credit: Reuters

It was a night where almost all of the British Royals and The Trumps mingled and impressed the world, joined by dignitaries and government officials.

After speeches and great dinner, the night capped off the first official which was all about pomp and pageantry.

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