With her death, her eldest son Charles, the previous Prince of Wales, will lead the country in mourning because the new King and head of state for 14 Commonwealth realms.
In a statement, the castle said: “The Queen died peacefully at Balmoral this afternoon.
“The King and also the queen will remain at Balmoral this night and can return to London tomorrow.”
All the Queen’s children traveled to Balmoral, near Aberdeen, after doctors placed the Queen under medical supervision.
Her grandson, Prince William, is additionally there, along with his brother, Prince Harry, on his way.
Ahead, everything we all know about Operation LONDON BRIDGE, the UK government’s multistep plan for what’s to be done now that the Queen of England has passed on to the great beyond.