Among the guests at the wedding of the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge were the Prince and Princess of Oettingen-Oettingen und Oettingen-Spielberg and their son, the Hereditary Prince.
The Prince and Princess spoke about their invitation and their visit to London. The Prince described the wedding as "overwhelming" and thought the newlyweds as "extremely happy." The Prince and Princess sat in the nave of the Abbey, and did not have a direct view of the altar, "but in the church, TV screens were set up, so you could follow everything. The Princess did not purchase a new dress for the wedding. The Prince acknowledged that his wife had worn the blue suit at least once before.
The Duke of Cambridge's brother, Prince Harry, visited the Oettingens several years ago to hunt. The Prince and Princess hope they will be able to welcome the Duke and Duchess of their home.
Prince Albrecht was born in 1951. He succeeded his father, Prince Alois, in 1975. In 1980, he married Angela Jank, They have four children: Hereditary Prince Franz-Albrecht, who was born in 1982, and Princesses Theresa (1984), Antonia (1987) and Nora (1990).
Schloss Oettingen is open to the public. http://www.oettingen-spielberg.de/