Coronations for young people

Join us in the year that we celebrate the coronation of His Majesty King Charles III at Westminster Abbey. To inspire young people to find out more about this Christian service, which has taken place at the Abbey since 1066, check out these experiences, events, and online activities about coronations. Whether you want to visit the Abbey or discover more from your classroom or home, this is the place to start.

Coming soon: Coronation Club

Coming soon: Coronation Club

Join Aaron and Sophie online to peek behind the scenes of Westminster Abbey, which has been the coronation church for nearly 1,000 years. Discover what happens and why through games, crafts, stories and more.

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Super for schools

Primary: Kings, Queens & Coronations tour

Primary: Kings, Queens & Coronations tour

Visit the Abbey with your primary class to discover incredible stories about coronations since 1066.

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Primary: Coronations workshop

Primary: Coronations workshop

Extend your tour with an re-enactment of a coronation and create a beautiful crown to take home.

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Primary: Online Coronations session

Primary: Online Coronations session

Log on to uncover more about the ancient ceremony of coronations from your classroom in this interactive session.

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Primary: Online Coronations workshop

Primary: Online Coronations workshop

Join us for an exciting, unique partnership session delivered by Westminster Abbey and The National Archives.

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Secondary: Online Coronations session

Secondary: Online Coronations session

Learn more about the coronation ceremony from the comfort of your classroom in this interactive session.

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 All ages: Coronations teaching resources

All ages: Coronations teaching resources

Delve into this comprehensive collection of free, downloadable resources with activities for all key stages.

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Fantastic for families

Family Highlights tour

Family Highlights tour

Wednesday, 10th April 2024

11.00am-11.30am - 2.00pm-2.30pm
The Abbey
Included in the price of admission

Even more to explore

Make a crown

Make a crown

Create your own St Edward's Crown with this easy-to-use template.

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Royalty at Home

Royalty at Home

Discover more about royalty at Westminster Abbey with these family friendly videos.

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Virtual tour

Virtual tour

Navigate around the Abbey with this online monarchy themed experience.

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The Liber Regalis

The Liber Regalis

Find about the medieval instruction manual for coronations with these activities.

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