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The British Royal Family Celebrates Father's Day with a Series of Adorable Photos

Including a never-before-seen picture of baby Archie.
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While parents in the U.K. celebrate Mother's Day on a separate date than moms and dads in the Philippines, Father's Day is observed simultaneously. And this morning, as dads in both countries are being treated like kings, the British royal family is marking the holiday by posting sweet photos on Instagram. The pictures range from a portrait of Charles with his two sons, to a sweet snap of Prince William playing with Prince Louis, and a never-before-seen photo of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's one-month-old son, Archie Harrison. Read on to see all the royals' Father's Day posts this year.

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The British royal family's official Instagram account celebrated father's day this morning with two photos of the Duke of Edinburgh. The picture on the left shows Prince Philip with Princess Anne and Prince Charles at Balmoral Castle in 1952. The second picture was taken at the same location but with Prince Andrew and Prince Edward twenty years later.

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Happy Father’s Day! And wishing a very special first Father’s Day to The Duke of Sussex! © SussexRoyal

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Prince Harry marks his first Father's Day with an adorable new photo of baby Archie holding tight to his dad's finger.

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This year, Prince Louis is front and center in the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge's Father's Day post. The first photo shared shows Prince William playing with his youngest child in Duchess Kate's "Back to Nature" garden at the Chelsea Flower Show. The second picture was taken several years ago, and features Prince William walking alongside Prince Charles.

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To Dads everywhere, have a wonderful #FathersDay. ???? Chris Jackson / Getty

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Prince Charles shared just one photo this morning: a portrait with his two sons, Prince William and Prince Harry. The picture was taken by Getty photographer Chris Jackson in celebration of Charles's 70th birthday last fall.

Princess Eugenie

Princess Eugenie wished her father Prince Andrew a happy Father's Day by sharing a never-before-seen photo from her wedding. It shows her embracing her father, the Duke of York. The photo seems to have been taken inside St. George's Chapel, where Eugenie and her husband Jack Brooksbank said "I do."

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*This article originally appeared on Townandcountrymag.com

*Minor edits have been made by the Townandcountry.ph editors

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