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Here at St Paul's we hold services every Sunday at 11am, and Wednesday at 1.10pm. Click here to find out about our regular services including our monthly Choral Evensong.

In the Garden

Join us for another year of choice theatre both in the church and garden for this summer season.

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Hear more on our concerts and events

We host over 400 events a year, from an outdoor summer season, to a variety of chamber and choral music.

Sunday Eucharist

Sunday Eucharist is now being celebrated in person at the Church and streamed on Youtube.

Join us on Sunday at 11am either virtually or in person.

What's On Today?

At the heart of Covent Garden for more than 300 years.

Welcome to the website of St Paul's Church, Covent Garden, affectionately known as The Actors' Church.

Weekly Church Services

Watch a welcome from the Rector, Reverend Simon Grigg



Sunday Eucharist
Live and on YouTube

2nd Sunday of the Month

Sung Evensong
Live in church only


Lunchtime Eucharist
Live in church only


This beautiful church, built by Inigo jones, in the busy West End of London has been here since 1633.


St Paul's is the Parish Church of Covent Garden and therefore as well as worshipping on Sunday also provides various pastoral support.


St Paul's Church is an ideal place to hold an event or fundraiser. With our award-winning gardens we can cater to a number of unique events.

What's important to us

Our Values

St Paul's seeks to be welcoming and inclusive of all and is committed to championing equality and diversity.

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Pastoral services

Life's Big Events

Find out more about how to have a wedding, Baptism, funeral or memorial service, or another event at St Paul's.

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Upcoming Events

15th Jun

Afternoon Tea for Breast Cancer Now

Join us in the garden for afternoon tea in aid of Breast Cancer Now

15th Jun

Concerto 2024

The Marcel Sinfonia presents the premiere of John Webb's exciting Concerto for Tuba, Percussion and Strings.  The concert also includes Aberfan by Christopher Wood and Fantasia on Hymn Tunes by Andrew Campling.

21st Jun - 26th Jul

Much Ado About Nothing

It's the 1960s, and change is in the air on a sun-drenched island steeped in tradition. The old order is about to be shaken up.

22nd Jun

The Heroes Band Celebrates

Join the Heroes Band to celebrate their 10th Birthday. This is a special birthday concert with some of the favourite pieces of music of audiences and the Band Members, but new music too, which will be premiered at the concert.

2nd Jul

Lowther Hall Anglican Grammar School

Lowther Hall Anglican Grammar School is an inclusive school for girls from Kindergarten to Year 12, committed to excellence for all. Founded in 1920 in Melbourne, Australia, the school maintains a maximum enrolment of 900 students, ensuring a personalised approach where each girl is recognized as an individual. 

5th Jul

City Lit Summer Piano Recital - A Free Lunchtime Concert

The Actors' Church is thrilled to welcome back City Lit music department with their Summer Piano Recital.

5th - 6th Jul

All's Well That Ends Well

The Actors Church is thrilled to welcome back Shakespeare in the Squares for a production of All's Well that Ends Well. Immerse yourself in the play's enchanting woodland scenes, rags to riches narrative, and epic journey.

7th Jul

English Chamber Orchestra & Musicus Society Hong Kong

The concert will include a selection of popular classics for strings, including Mozart's Eine Kleine Nacht Musik, Pachelbel's Canon and Karl Jenkns' Palladio. A free to attend concert.

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St Paul's Church has been at the heart of its community for over 300 years. Your donation helps support our work with our community and preserve the church for those who come after.

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