Coronations at the Abbey
There have been 39 coronations at Westminster Abbey since 1066 and 40 monarchs crowned.
Explore articles, videos and resources about this historic ceremony.
A history of coronations
Find out about previous coronations, the kings and queens involved and the traditions of the ceremony.
Spotlight on Coronations
Discover the essential components of coronations past and present, guided by Abbey experts. These objects and spaces have played a key role in crowning new monarchs.Explore the collection
Coronation of Their Majesties The King and Queen
Find out about the Coronation of Their Majesties King Charles III and Queen Camilla.