Meghan Markle & Prince Harry Attend A Reception At The Auckland War Museum

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Oct. 30 2018, Published 6:56 p.m. ET

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Meghan Markle and Prince Harry had a jam-packed day in Auckland, New Zealand as a part of their 16-Day royal tour. Earlier they played a friendly game of “welly wanging” and they ended the day with a visit to the Auckland War Memorial Museum. There, the Duke and Duchess received a warm welcome from the prime minister and watched a youth group performance.

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The soon-to-be parents coordinated in navy blue outfits as they attended the reception. Harry incorporated the color in a classic suit with a white button-down and Meghan wore a high-low dress with buttons on the front to conceal her baby bump.

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The Prime Minister of New Zealand, Jacinda Ardern, sat on the other side of Harry as the royals watched a group performance of young students.

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The kids danced barefoot in traditional clothing. Although most of the performance aimed to show off the country's culture, a video posted on the Kensington Palace Twitter page revealed that they incorporated popular viral dance moves.

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At the reception, Harry delivered a speech during which he stated, "In my role as Commonwealth Youth Ambassador, it is a privilege to champion so many exceptionally talented young leaders across all 53 countries,” he said, according to Kensington Royal’s Twitter account.

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He continued to address the young people: “Your voices are being heard, and each and every one of you is making this change happen."

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What do you think about Harry’s touching speech to the children? Sound off in the comments!


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