logo

Video encyclopedia

Monarchy of the United Kingdom

3:48

The British Royal Family Explained

3:36

Queen Elizabeth II longest reign: Should we abolish the monarchy?

3:05

This is how much power the Queen really has

2:32

A monarchist and a republican go head to head | The Economist

1:42

Constitutional Monarchy

The monarchy of the United Kingdom, commonly referred to as the British monarchy, is the constitutional monarchy of the United Kingdom, its dependencies and its overseas territories. The current monarch and head of state, Queen Elizabeth II, ascended the throne on the death of her father, King George VI, on 6 February 1952.
Explore contextually related video stories in a new eye-catching way. Try Combster now!
  • Constitutional role 

  • History 

  • Religious role 

  • Succession 

  • Finances 

  • Residences 

  • Style 

  • Arms