#TheQueenTweets – Queen Elizabeth II sends her first ever Twitter message

Her Majesty hits social media at the Science Museum in London

What a day for the internet – Queen Elizabeth II has sent her first official tweet. 


It wasn’t a picture of her breakfast, or one of what her outfit of the day might be, but rather it was a celebratory tweet sent from inside London’s Science Museum.

Here’s the moment the tweet was composed:

And in case we really couldn’t believe our eyes, @BritishMonarchy cleared up any doubt:


Cool, eh?