How to watch the Coronation of Their Majesties King Charles III and Queen Camilla
How to watch the Coronation and ceremonial processions on 6 May and Coronation Concert on 7 May
The Coronation of Their Majesties King Charles III and Queen Camilla will take place on Saturday 6 May 2023. There will be ceremonial processions in London before and after the Coronation service at Westminster Abbey in London. There will also be a Coronation Concert on Sunday 7 May 2023.
This guidance tells you how you can watch or attend these events, including watching the processions in person, watching the processions and coronation service at a screening site, and watching the Coronation Concert.
You can also view or download maps of the screening sites for the Coronation and the Coronation concert, and the procession viewing areas.
Visit Coronation.GOV.UK to find events in your local area, and other ways to get involved in the celebrations, such as hosting a Coronation Big Lunch or street party, and taking part in the Big Help Out.
Local guidance for Westminster and surrounding areas
If you live or work in Westminster, or regularly travel through the areas around the Coronation events, visit Westminster.GOV.UK to find out about travel changes that may affect you. The Westminster City Council guidance includes information on road closures, Cycleway changes, and vehicle and pedestrian restrictions, as well as advice for local residents and businesses.
Last updated 5 May 2023 + show all updates
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Videos added to guidance for Saturday 6 May (BSL summary Coronation weekend, and procession route video explainer). Minor change to decorative header images.
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Minor changes to guidance for Saturday 6 May and Sunday 7 May, adding information on the times of processions and the Coronation service, and further information on accessible facilities.
Link added to Westminster City Council guidance on travel changes, and advice for local residents/businesses.