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UK: King Charles III’s Coronation

As heir to the throne for 70 years, the coronation of King Charles Philip Arthur George III is an important moment in British history. Thousands of people are expected to gather at Westminster Abbey to witness the coronation ceremony and celebrate the occasion.

Coronation rehearsals at Buckingham Palace. Source: CNN

King Charles III will be officially crowned as the king of the United Kingdom and the Commonwealth realms on May 6 2023. The ceremony will involve his anointing, crowning, and enthronement, signifying his spiritual and temporal entry into kingship. King Charles ascended the throne on September 8, 2022, after the death of his mother, Queen Elizabeth II.

Congratulations to King Charles III.