King Charles III succeeded his mother Queen Elizabeth II as Monarch of the UK at the end of 2022. To find out more about our new King and Queen we have created this page of links to titles on our site that you may find helpful.
Coronation on 6 May 2023
The Coronation of His Majesty, King Charles III took place on 6th May, 2023. The Coronation Ceremony at Westminster Abbey, London, was conducted by the Archbishop of Canterbury. His Majesty King Charles III was crowned alongside The Queen Consort, Queen Camilla.
As per tradition, King Charles III wore the St Edward's Crown when officially declared as the King. Made of solid gold and weighing five pounds, it contains 444 gemstones, including rubies, sapphires, garnets and tourmalines.