Prince Harry Lands On Capitol Hill As Female Staffers Scream With Delight
On Thursday, the third-in-line to the British throne touched down at Dulles International Airport to kick off a weeklong visit. during which time he’ll do a little press and raise funds for charities close to his heart.
Sen. John McCain had the lucky honor of greeting the prince as the pair attended a photo exhibition on landmines and unexploded ordinance at the Russell Senate Office Building on Capitol Hill.
Harry is scheduled to attend a dinner at the British Embassy later this evening.
On Friday, the 28-year-old royal will head to Arlington National Cemetery for a wreath ceremony before visiting wounded vets at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center.
Other highlights of Harry’s trip will include a tour of post-Hurrican Sandy New Jersey with Gov. Chris Christie, a fundraiser in New York City and a game of polo in Greenwich, Conn. in support of his children’s charity in Africa.
We’ll be following live tweets and recaps from @RoyalReview as she covers Harry’s weekend trip to Colorado. On the agenda: the 2013 Warrior Games in Colorado Springs, with more than 200 injured servicemen and women expected to participate.