Services and Events

All are welcome to attend the sung religious services at The Chapel Royal. The Chapel Royal is a living, vibrant church with heavenly music, located at the heart of the historic palace. The services are from The Church of England Book of Common Prayer. Those attending the Chapel for a service only do not pay the Palace entrance fee.

Regular Sunday Services

8.30am - Holy Communion
11.00am - Choral Matins or Sung Eucharist (except during summer recess)
1.00pm - Lunchtime music recitals
3:30pm - Choral Evensong (except during summer recess)

Please refer to our latest Music Programme for more details

In addition to the regular services, the Chapel organises a number of special events and services which take place during the year.

Concerts and Services by Visiting Choirs

We are delighted to have some wonderful visiting choirs lined up to sing Evensong services and lunchtime concerts over the next few months. For more information on any of the choirs and performances detailed below, please contact the Chapel Royal Vestry on 0203 166 6515.

Friday 11th May – The Choir of Bath Abbey Evensong (4:30pm)
Wednesday 23rd May – The Royal Holloway Founder’s Choir lunchtime concert (1pm)
Saturday 26th May – The Howells Singers (4:30pm)
Thursday 7th June – King Edward School, Witley, Evensong (4:30pm)
Sunday 10th June – The Choirs of St. James’ Palace and Hampton Court Palace Evensong (3:30pm)
Saturday 16th June – Kings College School, Wimbledon, Evensong (4:30pm)
Saturday 23rd June – The Tiffin Girls’ School Choir Evensong (4:30pm)
Thursday 5th July – Hampton Court House School Evensong (4:30pm)
Saturday 7th July – The North Lakeshore Chorus lunchtime concert (1pm)
Tuesday 17th July – Early Music Academy Choir Evensong (4:30pm)

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