Taking to social media to mark the special occasion, the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge said, “Wishing Archie a very happy 3rd birthday today”, alongside a balloon emoji and a family portrait from the little royal’s christening. In the photo we can see Archie sitting on mum Meghan’s lap with dad Prince Harry sitting next to them.
Also in the portrait are his grandparents Prince Charles, Camilla Parker Bowles and Doria Ragland, as well as his aunt and uncle, Kate and William. Princess Diana’s sisters, Lady Sarah McCorquodale and Lady Jane Fellowes (Prince Harry’s aunts) are also in the pic.
Elsewhere on Instagram, Charles and Camilla posted their own birthday tribute to Archie, sharing another heartwarming photograph from his christening. In the snap, Prince Harry cradles the little royal in his arms as Prince Charles lovingly looks over his shoulder. Pass us the tissues, we’re crying over here!
Over on the Royal Family’s official Instagram account, a third family photo was shared – side note: three family snaps in one day, what a right royal treat. “Wishing Archie Mountbatten-Windsor a very happy 3rd birthday!” the caption read alongside a snap of the Queen, the late Prince Philip and Doria Ragland meeting baby Archie for, presumably,…