Coronation of King Charles

Royal Standard of King Charles
The Royal Standard

The coronation of King Charles will take place at Westminster Abbey on Saturday, May 6, 2023. The ceremony will be conducted by the Archbishop of Canterbury at the Royal Church, which is one of the oldest landmarks in London. King Charles will become the 40th reigning monarch to be crowned on May 2023 and will be crowned alongside his Queen Consort, Camilla.

The sovereign will be anointed, blessed and consecrated at the ancient site which is home to the banners of the medieval Order of the Bath. The Lady Chapel is home to an array of colourful hanging banners which adorn the walls and ceilings of the chapel.

Further reading; King Charles III, the new monarch.


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