Duchess of Cambridge's dress raises £10m

Thursday July 19, 2012

The Duchess of Cambridge's wedding dress has helped to raise £10 million in ticket sales from visitors to Buckingham Palace.

The iconic creation by Sarah Burton, for Alexander McQueen went on exhibtion along with the tiara, earrings and slippers Kate wore on the day, as well as The Queen's collection of Fabergé eggs.

With a total of 626, 678 visitors, the 73 day exhibition saw an impressive 52 per cent increase in from the previous year.

The ticket sales will help to fund the Royal Collection Trust.

Photo: Getty

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