Skip To Main Content
A bright logo of Theatre in the Garden against a summer sky with vines growing up and around.
A view of the main entrance of the church in winter with a blue sky and people sat on the benches.

Latest News


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.

We are changing how we distribute our weekly congregational newsletter.

If you would like to receive the weekly newsletter please sign up below.

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.

Find out more

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.

Find out more

Upcoming Events

12th Jul - 2nd Nov

We Are. second life fashion pop up vintage and preloved shop

We Are. second life fashion! A pop up vintage fashion event with clothes for men and women. Coming to St Paul's Church Covent Garden

19th Jul - 2nd Aug

Nadine Benjamin's Everybody Can! Over 35s Lunchtime Recitals

Nadine Benjamin's Everyone Can! St Paul's Church is delighted to welcome a series of lunchtime concerts which welcome those handpicked to perform.

19th Jul

Amplified Choir presents Beach Bops!

Enjoy some summer tunes with City Academy’s Amplified Choir! City Academy Amplified's Summer show will bring the sun to Covent Garden with a whole host of holiday hits! 

25th Jul

London Youlan Qin Society - A Free Lunchtime Concert

The Actors' Church is thrilled to welcome back an ensemble of Chinese Musicians from the London Youlan Qin Society.

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.

7th - 10th Aug

Of Prophets and Purpose

A new piece of writing inspired by the profound works of William Blake, sees four characters; some strangers, some friends, all asking all with the same questions: who, what, where, when, how, and arguably the most important.. why? Getting answers is a whole different bag of burritos.

A bold font of "Baby Gospel" on a dazzled, blue background.

7th Aug

Baby Gospel Family Concert

The Actors' Church is delighted to welcome back Baby Gospel. An uplifting family concert of soul, Motown and gospel music, featuring the astonishing vocal talents of London’s CK Gospel Choir.

10th Aug

West End Woofs

Following the success of Broadway Barks across the pond, stage icons Elaine Paige and Bernadette Peters are thrilled to host the second live WEST END WOOFS (AND MEOWS) Money raised on ticket donations goes towards the shelters.

See More Events


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.

Find Out More

Join Our Email Newsletter

Follow Us on Social Media

Get In Touch

Phone: 1225 6387 020

Email: gro.hcruhcsrotca@ofni

St Pauls Church
Bedford Street

© 2024 Actors Church , All Rights Reserved | Privacy Policy | Website by Exposure Design