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[edit]

Date Country Host
6 February 1952[1]  Kenya Governor Mitchell
24–25 November 1953[1]  Bermuda Governor Hood
25–27 November 1953[1]  Jamaica Governor Foot
17–19 December 1953[1]  Fiji Governor Garvey
19–20 December 1953[1]  Tonga Queen Sālote Tupou III
23 December 1953 – 30 January 1954[1]  New Zealand Governor-General Norrie
3 February 1954 – 1 April 1954[1]  Australia Governor-General Slim
5 April 1954[1] Straits Settlements Cocos Islands Governor Nicoll
10–21 April 1954[1]  Ceylon Governor-General Ramsbotham
27 April 1954[1]  Aden Governor Hickinbotham
28–30 April 1954[1]  Uganda Governor Cohen
3–7 May 1954[1]  Malta Governor Creasy
10 May 1954[1]  Gibraltar Governor MacMillan
28 January – 16 February 1956[1]  Nigeria Governor-General Robertson
12–16 October 1957[1]  Canada Governor General Massey
18 June – 1 August 1959[1]  Canada Governor General Massey

1960s[edit]

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

1963[edit]

1964[edit]

1966[edit]

1967[edit]

1970s[edit]

1970[edit]

1971[edit]

1972[edit]

1973[edit]

1974[edit]

1975[edit]

1976[edit]

1977[edit]

1978[edit]

1979[edit]

1980s[edit]

1980[edit]

1981[edit]

1982[edit]

1983[edit]

1984[edit]

1985[edit]

1986[edit]

1987[edit]

1988[edit]

1989[edit]

1990s[edit]

1990[edit]

1991[edit]

1992[edit]

1993[edit]

1994[edit]

1995[edit]

1997[edit]

1998[edit]

1999[edit]

2000s[edit]

2000[edit]

2002[edit]

2003[edit]

2005[edit]

2006[edit]

2007[edit]

2009[edit]

2010s[edit]

2010[edit]

2011[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

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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