LONDON – MAY 24: (L-R) Queen Elizabeth II, US President Barack Obama, Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall, Prince Charles, Prince of Wales, First Lady Michelle Obama and Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh watch a Ceremonial Welcome in the gardens of Buckingham Palace on May 24, 2011 in London, England. The 44th President of the United States, Barack Obama, and his wife Michelle are in the UK for a two day State Visit at the invitation of HM Queen Elizabeth II. (Photo by Samir Hussein/WireImage)
Following an overnight stay at Whitfield House, the official residence of the American Ambassador, The Obama’s proceed to Buckingham Palace where they meet the Queen and Prince Phillip.
President Barack Obama & Queen Elizabeth take the Salute at Buckingham Palace, only the 2nd State visit extended to American Presidents.
(Reuters) – President Barack Obama received a royal 41-gun salute at Buckingham Palace Tuesday to begin a two-day state visit aimed at ensuring the United States and Britain keep the “special” in their relationship.