William And Duchess Kate Wedding Cost $34 Million

By Ryan Jeffries
Ryan Jeffries
Ryan Jeffries
April 30, 2013 Updated: July 18, 2015

William and Duchess Kate wedding cost $34 million: The April 29, 2011, wedding was quite expensive.

The breakdown of costs mostly includes security, pegged at $32 million. Thousands of police officers were stationed along the procession route, and military personnel protected foreign dignitaries, according to Radar Online. 

Other costs:

-Receptions: $600,000

-Wedding gown: $434,000

-Wedding cake: $80,000 ($134 a slice)

-Flowers: $800,000

-Cleaning: $64,000 

The couple just celebrated their third anniversary. The plans for the occasion were kept private.