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Photographs marking the 60th anniversary of the Coronation, documenting the pomp and ceremony of the service and the celebrations across the country, are displayed in the Chapter House at Westminster Abbey in Coronation!, a temporary photographic exhibition in partnership with Getty Images. Over 40 archive images by photographers including Bert Hardy and John Chillingworth are featured, and from 23rd May visitors can see the newly acquired painting, 'The Coronation Theatre: Portrait of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II', by Australian-born London-based artist Ralph Heimans.

 

About Westminster Abbey

Most famous nowadays as the venue for royal weddings - including the marriage of Prince William and Catherine Middleton in 2011 - Westminster Abbey is also both the coronation and burial site of many a past British monarch. Elizabeth I, Mary I, Mary II, Edward the Confessor, Edward I, Edward III, Edward VI, Henry III, Henry V, Henry VII, James I, George II, Richard II, Charles II and William III are all buried in wonderful Westminster Abbey. More about Westminster Abbey


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Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Westminster Tube Station
 
4 minutes walk
 
St James's Park Tube Station
 
5 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
Charing Cross Railway Station
 
12 minutes walk
 
Victoria Railway Station
 
14 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

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Q-Park Westminster
 
2 minutes walk
 
Q-Park Trafalgar
 
11 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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Conrad London St. James
London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £143  25% off
22-28 Broadway, SW1H | 4 minutes from Coronation!
With Buckingham Palace, the Houses of Parliament, St James's Park and the Thames all on its doorstep, Conrad London St. James is the ideal option for ... More
 
 
 
DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Westminster
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £98  22% off
30 John Islip Street, SW1P | 8 minutes from Coronation!
Leave the laptop at home - every room at this hotel comes with its own Apple iMac. Across the river from the MI6 building, it's a ... More
 
 
 
St James' Court, A Taj Hotel, London
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £92  37% off
45-51 Buckingham Gate, SW1E | 8 minutes from Coronation!
When it was built in 1897, this gloriously luxurious hotel was the London home for visiting aristocrats from throughout the world. Now, with its location in ... More
 
 
 
 
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London International A Cappella Choral Competition 2017: Heat 2
London > Events > Music  Dates: Tuesday 27th June 2017 - 7.30pm
Coronation!, Smith Square, SW1P | 4 minutes from Coronation!
Sixteen choirs from all around the world to take part in the 2017 London International A Cappella Choral Competition....More
 
 
 
Now On
Kaupo Kikkas: Adam's Lament
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 26th Jun to 1st Jul 2017 - 10am
Coronation!, Smith Square, SW1P | 4 minutes from Coronation!
An exhibition of photos that portray the recording session of the CD Adams's Lament by the recording company ECM in 2011 in Tallinn, St.Nicholas' Church....More
 
 
 
On Soon
London International A Cappella Choral Competition 2017: Heat 3
London > Events > Music  Dates: Wednesday 28th June 2017 - 7.30pm
Coronation!, Smith Square, SW1P | 4 minutes from Coronation!
Sixteen choirs from all around the world to take part in the 2017 London International A Cappella Choral Competition....More
 
 
 
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Near Coronation!
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St John's Smith Square
London > Entertainment > Classical Music
Smith Square, Westminster, London SW1P | 4 minutes from Coronation!
Situated in the heart of Westminster, this stunning 18th century church was designed by architect Thomas Archer and completed in 1728. It is considered one of ... More
 
 
 
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The Workshop
London > Entertainment > Arts Centres
44 Lambeth High Street, Albert Embankment, SE1 | 10 minutes from Coronation!
Once the fire engine workshops of the London Fire Brigade, The Workshop on Albert Embankment in Lambeth is opening its doors once again, as a temporary ... More
 
 
 
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Westminster Cathedral
London > Entertainment > Classical Music
42 Francis Street, Westminster, London SW1P | 10 minutes from Coronation!
Neo-Byzantine Roman Catholic church. London’s only example of neo-Byzantine architecture and principal Roman Catholic Church, offers a magnificent campanile that emerges 274 feet into the sky. While ... More
 
 
 
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The best museums, galleries, attractions near Coronation!
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Westminster Abbey
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
Dean's Yard, Westminster, London SW1P | Same location as Coronation!
Most famous nowadays as the venue for royal weddings - including the marriage of Prince William and Catherine Middleton in 2011 - Westminster Abbey is also ... More
 
 
 
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Jewel Tower
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
Abingdon Street, Westminster, London SW1P | 1 minute from Coronation!
Across the road from the imposing Houses of Parliament, this simple, three-storey, 14th century tower often gets overlooked on the tourist trail. One of only ... More
 
 
 
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St Margaret's Church
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
St Margaret's Church, Westminster, London SW1P | 2 minutes from Coronation!
Standing between Westminster Abbey and the Houses of Parliament, St Margaret's Church is commonly called "the parish church of the House of Commons". A fine 16th ... More
 
 
 
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The best shops and markets near Coronation!
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William Curley, Harrods
London > Shopping > Delicatessens
Brompton Road, Knightsbridge, Westminster, London SW1X | 8 minutes from Coronation!
The William Curley chocolate empire continues to swell with the opening of the patissier and chocolatier's latest concession in Harrods. Curley has worked with ... More
 
 
 
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Vintage Vauxhall Antiques Market
London > Shopping > Markets
The Workshop, Lambeth High Street, SE1 | 10 minutes from Coronation!
On the second Saturday of the month Vintage Vauxhall brings together collective of dealers specialising in vintage, antiques, architectural reclamation as well ... More
 
 
 
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Cardinal Place Shopping Centre
London > Shopping > Shopping Centres
Palace Street, Westminster, London SW1E5JD | 11 minutes from Coronation!
Cardinal Place is a snazzy modern shopping venue in Victoria. Housed under a curvaceous, new-age glass capsule it has become something of a visual icon in ... More
 
 
 
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The Cellarium Cafe and Terrace
London > Restaurants > British restaurants
20 Dean's Yard, Westminster Abbey, Westminster, London SW1P | Same location as Coronation!
British Cuisine... More
 
 
 
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The Cinnamon Club
London > Restaurants > Indian/South Asian restaurants
The Old Westminster Library, 30 Great Smith Street, Westminster, London SW1P | 2 minutes from Coronation!
Set in the magnificent Old Westminster Library, The Cinnamon Club has a dignified, traditional vibe. The imposing setting is the height of late Victorian taste, and ... More
 
 
 
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Quirinale
London > Restaurants > Italian restaurants
North Court, 1 Great Peter Street, Westminster, London SW1P | 3 minutes from Coronation!
Quirinale is an upmarket Italian consistently voted by Harden's and Zagat as one of the top three Italian restaurants in London. "It is smart without being ... More
 
 
 
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Near Coronation!
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Courtauld Institute of Art
London > Education > Arts and Drama
Somerset House, Covent Garden, London WC2R | 18 minutes from Coronation!
The Courtauld is one of the most prestigious art schools in the country, affiliated with the Oxbridge system and boasting a huge private location and prime ... More
 
 
 
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The London Film School
London > Education > Universities and Colleges
24 Shelton Street, Covent Garden, WC2H | 20 minutes from Coronation!
The London Film School is the oldest-established international school of film technique in the world. The school has contributed significantly to ... More
 
 
 
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Saw Swee Hock Student Centre
London > Education > Universities and Colleges
1 Sheffield Street, Holborn, London WC2A | 23 minutes from Coronation!
The award-winning Saw Swee Hock Student Centre, designed by Irish architects O'Donnell + Tuomey and awarded the RIBA London Building of the Year Award in 2014, ... More
 
 
 
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Garden Museum
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Lambeth Palace Road, South Bank, London SE1 | 8 minutes from Coronation!
Adjacent to Lambeth Palace on the banks of the River Thames , the Garden Museum provides an insight into the ... More
 
 
 
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Urban Retreat at Harrods
London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
5th Floor, Harrods, Westminster, London SW1X | 8 minutes from Coronation!
Surely one of the most desirable places to spoil yourself rotten - the Urban Retreat flagship spa sits ever so prettily on the top floor of ... More
 
 
 
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London Marriott Hotel County Hall Spa
London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
Westminster Bridge Road, South Bank, London SE1 | 9 minutes from Coronation!
Fancy detoxing in the building where the Greater London Council used to run the city? The Spa at the London Marriott County ... More
 
 
 
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The best pubs near London Coronation!.
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Two Chairmen Public House
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
39 Dartmouth Street, Westminster, London SW1H | 4 minutes from Coronation!
Two minutes away from Parliament Square and the Cabinet warm rooms, the Two Chairmen Public House is an olde worlde pub that retains a number of ... More
 
 
 
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Red Lion Pub
London > Nightlife > Pubs
48 Parliament Street, Whitehall, Westminster, London SW1A | 5 minutes from Coronation!
Right across the street from the Houses of Parliament, the Red Lion is perfectly positioned for politicos to pop in for a pint after a heated ... More
 
 
 
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The Clarence
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
53 Whitehall, Westminster, London SW1A | 10 minutes from Coronation!
Just a hundred yards from Trafalgar Square, the MOD and the Horse Guard's Parade, The Clarence has an undeniably impressive location that attracts both locals and ... More
 
 
 
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The Tapster
London > Nightlife > Wine Bars
3 Brewers Green, Buckingham Gate, Westminster, London SW1H | 6 minutes from Coronation!
Wine Bar ... More
 
 
 
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Cask & Glass
London > Nightlife > Bars
39 - 41 Palace Street, Westminster, London SW1E | 10 minutes from Coronation!
... More
 
 
 
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Bassoon Bar
London > Nightlife > Bars
Corinthia Hotel London, Whitehall Place, Westminster, London SW1A | 10 minutes from Coronation!
The cocktails in the Bassoon Bar are very good, expensive, yes, but very, very good. Not only that but the bar has a piano which is ... More
 
 
 
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Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Coronation!.
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Westminster Abbey
London > Business > Venue Hire
Victoria Street, Westminster, London SW1P | Same location as Coronation!
Conference facilities can accommodate for up to 1100 people.... More
 
 
 
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Central Hall Westminster
London > Business > Venue Hire
Storey's Gate, Westminster, London SW1H | 3 minutes from Coronation!
Central London's largest conference and events venue has welcomed an array of illustrious speakers through the ages - including Gandhi, Churchill and the Prince of Wales. ... More
 
 
 
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The Queen Elizabeth II Conference Centre
London > Business > Venue Hire
Broad Sanctuary, Westminster, London SW1P | 3 minutes from Coronation!
Seven floors of purpose-built meeting space in the heart of Westminster, the Queen Elizabeth II Conference Centre (QEIICC) is a well known permanent conference space situated ... More
 
 
 

Westminster Abbey events

 
Brass on the GrassBrass on the GrassA series of free concerts in the beautiful surroundings of Westminster Abbey from a variety of brass musicians.2017-07-19T12:30:00+01002017-09-13T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Westminster Abbey,   Dean's Yard      SW1P 3PA
Category: event
Free EventOn Soon
Brass on the Grass
Abbey AnticsAbbey Antics2017-07-25T11:30:00+01002017-08-24T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Westminster Abbey,   Dean's Yard      SW1P 3PA
Category: event
Free EventOn Soon
Abbey Antics
Pride And PrejudicePride And PrejudiceOutdoor theatre specialists Illyria present their adaptation of Jane Austen's glorious social comedy, which shows the 19th-century author at her vibrant, pacy, forthright, bitchy best.2017-08-09T19:30:00+01002017-08-10T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Westminster Abbey,   Dean's Yard      SW1P 3PA
Category: event
 
Pride And Prejudice
 
 

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London International A Cappella Choral Competition 2017: Heat 2
Music | On 27th June 2017 

St John's Smith Square 4 minutes walk from Coronation!

Sixteen choirs from all around the world to take part in the 2017 London International A Cappella Choral Competition....More

Kaupo Kikkas: Adam's Lament
Exhibitions | Until 1st July 2017 

St John's Smith Square 4 minutes walk from Coronation!

An exhibition of photos that portray the recording session of the CD Adams's Lament by the recording company ECM in ...More

Great British Music For Strings And Soloists
Concerts | On 27th June 2017 

The Guards Chapel 8 minutes walk from Coronation!

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Underbelly Festival
Underbelly Festival
Theatre | Until 30th September 2017 

Jubilee Gardens 9 minutes walk from Coronation!

This year, the Udderbelly Festival and London Wonderground merge together to form the Underbelly Festival. Taking place in the same ...More

 
The Philanthropist
The Philanthropist
Theatre | Until 22nd July 2017 

Trafalgar Studios 10 minutes walk from Coronation!

Simon Callow directs an all-star cast in Christopher Hampton's comedy set in a fictitious English university town where out of ...More

 
Kiss Me
Theatre | Until 8th July 2017 

Trafalgar Studios 10 minutes walk from Coronation!

Anna Ledwich directs the West End transfer of Richard Bean's unorthodox love story about two people, haunted by the past, ...More

Queer British Art 1861-1967
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Exhibitions | Until 1st September 2017 

Tate Britain 11 minutes walk from Coronation!

The year 2017 marks the fiftieth anniversary of the decriminalisation of male homosexuality in England and Wales, and Tate Britain ...More

 
BP British Art Displays: A Walk Through British Art
Exhibitions | Until 31st December 2017 

Tate Britain 11 minutes walk from Coronation!

Iconic works by artists including Bacon, Constable, Hirst, Hockney, Hogarth, Gainsborough, Lowry, Millais, Spencer, Stubbs and Whiteread, representing 500 years ...More

Cerith Wyn Evans: The Tate Britain Commission 2017
Exhibitions | Until 20th August 2017 

Tate Britain 11 minutes walk from Coronation!

A major light installation by the British artist and filmmaker, responding to the Duveen Galleries at the heart of Tate ...More

Stuart Middleton: Beat
Exhibitions | Until 2nd July 2017 

Institute of Contemporary Arts (ICA) 11 minutes walk from Coronation!

A site-specific installation developed in response to the architecture of the Lower Gallery. Accompanying the installation is a video combining ...More

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