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The Coronation

The Mall dressed with Union flags

The Coronation of Their Majesties The King and The Queen Consort will take place on 6 May 2023, almost 70 years since the last Coronation of Queen Elizabeth II in June 1953.

Visit the royal residences this summer and join us to celebrate this landmark event.

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Coronations: An ancient ceremony

The ultimate guide to coronations past and present.


The Crown Jewels: Coronation Regalia

Everything you need to know about the famous collection.


School resources

To help your school celebrate this important moment in history, a number of resources and activities have been created focused around four themes, exploring The King, his role, and what coronations are. Visits to the royal residences for classes are available throughout the year to participate in coronation workshops. 

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