List of Commonwealth visits made by Queen Elizabeth II

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Overseas trips made by Elizabeth II

Queen Elizabeth II became Head of the Commonwealth upon the death of her father, King George VI, in 1952. Since then, she has toured the Commonwealth of Nations and their territories and dependencies widely. She has visited all but two of the most recent member states, Cameroon and Rwanda.

Tours of the British Islands are excluded from the list below.

1950s

Date Country Host
6 February 19521  Kenya Governor Mitchell
24–25 November 19531  Bermuda Governor Hood
25–27 November 19531  Jamaica Governor Foot
17–19 December 19531  Fiji Governor Garvey
19–20 December 19531  Tonga Queen Sālote Tupou III
23 December 1953 – 30 January 19541  New Zealand Governor-General Norrie
3 February 1954 – 1 April 19541  Australia Governor-General Slim
5 April 19541 Straits Settlements Cocos Islands Governor Nicoll
10–21 April 19541  Ceylon Governor-General Ramsbotham
27 April 19541  Aden Governor Hickinbotham
28–30 April 19541  Uganda Governor Cohen
3–7 May 19541  Malta Governor Creasy
10 May 19541  Gibraltar Governor MacMillan
28 January – 16 February 19561  Nigeria Governor-General Robertson
12–16 October 19571  Canada Governor General Massey
18 June – 1 August 19591  Canada Governor General Massey

1960s

Date Country Host
20 January 1961  Cyprus President Makarios III
21 January – 1 February 1961
16–26 February 1961
1–2 March 19611
 India President Prasad
1–16 February 196123  Pakistan President Khan
9–20 November1  Ghana President Nkrumah
25 November – 1 December 19611  Sierra Leone Governor-General Dorman
3–5 December 19611  Gambia Governor Windley

1963

1964

1966

1967

1970s

1970

1971

1972

1973

1974

1975

1976

1977

1978

1979

1980s

1980

1981

1982

1983

1984

1985

1986

1987

1988

1989

1990s

1990

1991

1992

1993

1994

1995

1997

1998

1999

2000s

2000

2002

2003

2005

2006

2007

2009

2010s

2010

2011

See also

References

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  2. ^ (12–16 February Former East Pakistan, now Bangladesh)
  3. ^ "Sights and Sounds of History". The Daily Star (Bangladesh). 1 March 2011. Retrieved 11 November 2011. 
  4. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k l Outward State visits since 1952, official website of the British monarchy. Retrieved 4 September 2012







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