Feast of the Martyrdom of King Charles I

This event has finished Took place on: Wednesday, 30th Jan 2019

The service is held at the site of S.Charles's martyrdom, The Banqueting House in Whitehall, London. Wreath laying and prayers near the place of the martyrdom are offered at 11.40 a.m. followed by High Mass and sermon at noon within the Banqueting House itself.

The Society's relics of S.Charles are placed upon the altar for the Mass and may be viewed after the service. A choir, usually from King's College, London sings at the Mass. The Banqueting House is where S.Charles was kept for several hours on the day of his decollation. It is a magnificent setting for the Mass: the architect having been Inigo Jones and the ceiling adorned by the great paintings of Rubens. There is an exhibition on the ground floor describing the events of 30th January, 1649.

Organised by the The Society of King Charles the Martyr.

Note: A more public event occurs on the preceding Sunday

Cost: Free of Charge


Contact and Booking Details

More information at this website.

No need to book tickets - just turn up on the day.

2019-01-30 2019-01-30 Europe/London Feast of the Martyrdom of King Charles I Wreath laying and prayers near the place of the martyrdom. https://www.ianvisits.co.uk/calendar/2019/01/30/feast-of-the-martyrdom-of-king-charles-i-189862 Banqueting House,Whitehall, London, London,

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Location

Banqueting House,

Whitehall, London,
London,
SW1A 2ER

Google Map of Banqueting House

Nearest tube and train stations to Banqueting House

District
Circle
Jubilee
Northern
Bakerloo
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District
Northern
Circle
Bakerloo

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