Coronations at the Abbey
The Coronation of HM King Charles III takes place at the Abbey on Saturday 6th May. Discover here about the significance of coronations and how you can join us to celebrate this historic occasion.
A history of coronations
The crowning of a new monarch has taken place at Westminster Abbey since 25 December 1066 In that time, 38 coronation ceremonies have taken place and 39 monarchs have been crowned.
Coronation in 10 objects
Each of the objects featured tells a different story about coronations at the Abbey. Explore each piece and how it relates to crowning a monarch.