• Short Summary

    Princess Grace and Prince Rainier arrive at Dublin airport at the start of a royal visit to Eire.

  • Description

    Titles read: "DUBLIN - EIRE GREETS PRINCESS GRACE".

    Dublin, Eire (Republic of Ireland, Southern Ireland).

    Various shots of Princess Grace (formerly film star Grace Kelly) and Prince Rainier of Monaco stepping off an aircraft at Dublin airport to be greeted by Honorary Counsel-General for Monaco Lord Killanin and Premier Sean Lemass. The Princess wears a wonderful feather-covered hat. Crowds cheer from the airport roof. The royal couple pose for photographers. Man in the crowd films them with a cine camera.

    Prince Rainier inspects the Guard of Honour. Crowds watch from airport balcony as a motorcycle escort accompanies the royal car as it drives away from the airport. Princess Grace waves from car.

    The royal car arrives at President De Valera's residence. Princess Grace talks to President De Valera at the entrance then shakes hands with the President's wife.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    1728.06
    Media URN:
    53642
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    15/06/1961
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:06:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:36:44:00 / 01:37:50:00
    Canister:
    61/48

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