The British Royal family is famous across the globe. While they are highly prized by their people and beyond, there are those that can’t help but think the House of Windsor costs a little too much. This year, a report was released detailing the expenditure of Queen Elizabeth II’s ever-growing clan.
It details everything from renovation expenses to how much they spent on food and wine. Let’s take a look at some of these astronomical bills straight from the report itself, with a couple of bonus entries thrown in for good measure. You won’t believe how much Meghan Markle’s wardrobe cost…
Frogmore Cottage Renovations For Harry And Meghan – $3 Million
When Harry and Meghan first got married, they were all set to live at Nottingham Cottage on the grounds of Kensington Palace. The palace is home to several royal couples, but most famously houses Prince William and Kate Middleton. Amid rumors of a feud, Harry and Meghan moved out of Nottingham Cottage and into Frogmore Cottage on the Windsor Castle estate.
Previously, the residence was used as staff quarters so apparently needed some updating due to its “poor condition.” The royals spent around $3 million getting their new home ready to move in with their son, Archie.