Hotel Where Elizabeth II Became Queen in Kenya Closed Ahead of 70th Anniversary

February 6, 2022

It was 70 years ago that then-Princess Elizabeth was on a trip to Kenya when she received news that her father, King George VI, passed away and she would begin her reign. It’s a historical event recognized fondly by Kenyans, but one that has become difficult to celebrate since the hotel where Elizabeth spent her last night as princess was closed due to COVID. Now many Kenyans say they want it preserved. Inside Edition Digital’s Mara Montalbano has more.