Members of the Royal House

This section contains biographies of the King and other members of the Royal House, including information on their professional and personal interests.

  • His Majesty King Willem-Alexander

    De Prins van Oranje, 2012 © RVD, foto: Frank van BeekOn 30 April 2013, His Majesty King Willem-Alexander succeeded his mother as King of the Netherlands. The King is married to Queen Máxima. The royal couple have three daughters, Princess Catharina-Amalia (the Princess of Orange), Princess Alexia and Princess Ariane.
  • Her Majesty Queen Máxima

    Prinses Máxima, 2012 © RVD, foto: Frank van BeekHer Majesty Queen Máxima is married to King Willem-Alexander. The royal couple have three daughters, Princess Catharina-Amalia (the Princess of Orange), Princess Alexia and Princess Ariane.
  • Her Royal Highness Princess Beatrix

    H.M. de Koningin, 2012 © RVD, foto: Frank van BeekHer Royal Highness Princess Beatrix was Queen of the Netherlands from 1980 to 2013, when she was succeeded by her son, King Willem-Alexander. The Princess was married to Prince Claus. They had three sons, King Willem-Alexander, Prince Friso and Prince Constantijn.
  • The Princess of Orange

    De Prinses van Oranje, najaar 2014Princess Catharina-Amalia, the Princess of Orange, Princess of the Netherlands, Princess of Orange-Nassau, is the eldest daughter of King Willem-Alexander and Queen Máxima.
  • Princess Alexia

    Prinses Alexia, najaar 2014Princess Alexia, Princess of the Netherlands, Princess of Orange-Nassau, is the second daughter of King Willem-Alexander and Queen Máxima.
  • Princess Ariane

    Wassenaar, najaar 2014: Prinses Ariane © RVD; foto: Jeroen van der MeydePrincess Ariane, Princess of the Netherlands, Princess of Orange-Nassau, is the youngest daughter of King Willem-Alexander and Queen Máxima.