Kensington Palace said that Windsor Castle, a royal residence west of London, had become "a special place" for the couple.
Officials also confirmed that Markle will be baptized and confirmed in the Church of England at some point before the wedding. "Prince Harry and Ms Markle are delighted that the attractive grounds of Windsor Castle will be where they begin their lives together as a married couple".
But the wedding venue will not come as a surprise for many, as St George's Chapel has seen the wedding of many a royal in the past.
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He said they were delighted to be holding the wedding in the "beautiful grounds of Windsor".
Knauf said the couple, who were grateful for the warm wishes from the public, would be putting their personal stamp on their wedding day.
"It will be a moment of fun and joy that will reflect the character of the bride and groom", their spokesman told journalists.
Prince Harry and his fiancee also hope to allow members of the public to feel part of the celebrations and are considering how to make that happen.
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Prince Harry and Ms Markle have described how their mutual friend arranged the blind date in July past year that led to the announcement 16 months later of their engagement.
The bride-to-be will also become a United Kingdom citizen but the process could take a number of years. The couple will undertake their first joint engagement on Friday with a visit to Nottingham.
A palace spokesman said Meghan would retain USA citizenship through the process of becoming a United Kingdom citizen, but it was "too early to say" if she would retain dual nationality.
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