Visits made by Queen Elizabeth II

The Queen and the Duke Edinburgh arrived in Ceylon on April 10, 1954, on a 10-day tour. It was the first time a reigning British monarch had visited the island. They were given a rousing welcome, and the Queen also celebrated her 28th birthday in Ceylon.

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