Nancy Pelosi mingled with royalty in San Francisco on Tuesday night as she and her husband Paul Pelosi joined the Crown Princess of Sweden for a royal event.
The Democratic duo joined Crown Princess Victoria and Prince Daniel of Sweden for the opening of the new office of the General Counsel of Sweden.
The quartet dressed for the occasion and Victoria wore a green dress by Swedish designer Malina. Pelosi, who is on a two-week recess from Congress, wore black pants and a vibrant purple jacket.
From left to right: Johan Forssell, Swedish Minister of International Development Cooperation and Foreign Trade, Crown Princess Victoria of Sweden, Prince Daniel of Sweden, Representative Nancy Pelosi and Paul Pelosi attend the opening reception of the new Consulate General of Sweden in San Francisco
The Swedish couple, who have been married for almost 14 years, are on a three-day royal tour of California.
They began their time in San Francisco doing the typical tourist things: visiting the Golden Gate Bridge and Walking the Rodeo Beach Coastal Trail.
The main event of his visit was the inauguration on Tuesday night of a new office of the Consulate General of Sweden. San Francisco has a large Swedish population.
They will also meet with California Governor Gavin Newsom and San Francisco Mayor London Breed. They will end their visit in Palo Alto, including a visit to Stanford University.
Paul Pelosi is back at his wife’s side after being attacked with a hammer during a 2022 robbery at the couple’s San Francisco home. A federal grand jury found David DePape guilty of aAttempted kidnapping of a federal official and assault on an immediate family member of a federal official.
Nancy Pelosi refused to run again as Democratic leader in the House to usher in a new generation of leadership.
She serves as speaker emeritus and has said she plans to run for another term as the president’s representative.
Princess Victoria is the heir apparent as the eldest daughter of King Carl XVI Gustaf. If she succeeds her father to the throne, she will be the fourth queen of Sweden and the first since 1720.
Crown Princess Victoria and Prince Daniel of Sweden pay three-day visit to California
Nancy Pelosi with her husband Paul Pelosi
Nancy Pelosi and Paul Pelosi greet Crown Princess Victoria and Prince Daniel of Sweden
The couple happily posed for photos next to San Francisco’s Golden Gate Bridge on the first day of their tour.
Crown Princess Victoria stopped to take a photo of the Golden Gate Bridge.
Pictured: Crown Princess Victoria and Prince Daniel of Sweden pose for a photo on the Golden Gate Bridge.
The couple’s tour of San Francisco will end on Thursday.
The royal couple is visiting California with Sweden’s Minister of State, Johan Forssel, to develop the country’s relations with the American state.
Earlier this year, Crown Princess Victoria and Prince Daniel visited the United Kingdom, where they attended the Royal Variety Performance with the Prince and Princess of Wales.
In 1979, Sweden was one of the first monarchies to introduce absolute primogeniture, a move followed by the United Kingdom in 2013.
The Crown Princess began helping her parents, King Carl XVI Gustaf and Queen Silvia, in their work after turning 18 in 1995.
When crowned, Victoria will become the first reigning queen of Sweden’s royal family since 1818, following the parliamentary change to the Succession Act that introduced absolute primogeniture.
She met her now-husband Prince Daniel, 49, who was her former personal trainer following doctor-ordered sessions amid her recovery from an eating disorder.
The couple married in 2010 after a long-term relationship and are now parents to Princess Estelle, Duchess of Östergötland, 11, and Prince Oscar, Duke of Skåne, seven.
Crown Princess Victoria of Sweden looked glamorous in a colorful silk skirt by designer Saloni.
Crown Princess Victoria of Sweden and Prince Daniel of Sweden (center) visit the Scandinavian School and Cultural Center
The mother of two styled her long brunette hair into a low bun and completed her look with a pair of orange drop earrings.
The future Queen of Sweden received a bouquet of flowers after her arrival at the San Francisco school
Victoria intends to let her “children be children” away from the spotlight and will gradually introduce them to their roles as royals, according to People.
Born in 2012, Princess Estelle is the eldest daughter of Crown Princess Victoria and is next in line to the Swedish throne after her mother.
The princess previously attended a preschool near Stockholm that followed Ur and Skur’s outdoor teaching methods to focus on the natural world.
He now attends the Manilla Campus in Stockholm, where he was joined last year by his younger brother, Prince Oscar.
The young Princess Estelle appears regularly with her mother, Crown Princess Victoria, and her father, Daniel Westling.
Her first royal engagement took place in 2014, when she was only two years old, when she opened a “fairytale path” in Linköping Castle.