12 Royal Family Christmas Traditions You’ve Likely Never Heard Of


Like most families, the British royals have many Christmas customs—some more formal than others. Every year, the Windsors make their annual trip to the Sandringham Estate, where they celebrate the holiday together, doing everything from playing pick-up games of charades and football, to attending black-tie dinners. They even exchange their gifts in a way that honors their German heritage. Read on for 12 Christmas traditions that Queen Elizabeth and her family honor every year.