Thanksgiving 2014
American families celebrated Thanksgiving on 27 November.Getty

Celebrities are celebrating the Thanksgiving holiday and they took to social media websites to share their thoughts and send wishes.

Grammy award winning singer Beyonce posted a photo of a handwritten note on Instagram, that read: "Not just today, But Everyday, Give Thanks. Happy Thanksgiving. Love B."

Taylor Swift shared photos of her celebrating Thanksgiving with her cousins.

Miranda Kerr posted a snap of her cutting into a giant turkey with young son Flynn.

Neil Patrick Harris shared an image of his husband David Burtka and the couple's four-year-old twins Gideon and Harper.

"Happy Thanksgiving! I'm super thankful for all of the blessings in my life, especially these three," he wrote.

Scroll down to take a look at more photos and messages from celebrities in honour of Thanksgiving.

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A photo posted by Beyoncé (@beyonce) on

I'm thankful for this car full of cousins. @kflem7 #thanxgiving

A photo posted by Taylor Swift (@taylorswift) on

2009 and 2014 Happy Thanksgiving from the Swifts (and also the cousins who have other last names)

A photo posted by Taylor Swift (@taylorswift) on

Happy Thanksgiving ❤️??

Une photo publiée par Miranda (@mirandakerr) le

Happy Thanksgiving! I'm super thankful for all of the blessings in my life, especially these three.

A photo posted by Neil Patrick Harris (@instagranph) on