Coronation Theatre on display from 8th-13th May

Monday, 3rd April 2023

Coronation Theatre on display from 8th-13th May

Following the Coronation of Their Majesties The King and The Queen Consort, visitors will be welcomed to the Abbey to see the Coronation Theatre from Monday 8th May to Saturday 13th May.

Visitors will be able to view the Coronation Theatre, the special area which will be built for the historic occasion, from the Abbey’s North and South Transepts.

Entry will include seeing key elements from the coronation service including the Coronation Chair in position on the Cosmati Pavement, where His Majesty The King will be crowned.

Ticket bookings have opened today for timed visitor slots:

  • Monday 8th May: 10.30am – 5.00pm
  • Tuesday 9th May: 9.30am – 5.00pm
  • Wednesday 10th May: 9.30am – 3.30pm
  • Thursday 11th May: 9.30am – 3.30pm
  • Friday 12th May: 9.30am – 3.30pm
  • Saturday 13th May: 9.00am – 3.00pm

Find out more about seeing the Coronation Theatre between 8th - 13th May.

More about coronations

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