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A view of the main entrance of the church in winter with a blue sky and people sat on the benches.
A view of the main entrance of the church in winter with a blue sky and people sat on the benches.

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To find out more about the church's response to the COVID-19 outbreak, see our regularly updated response page.

Please do not come to St Paul's, Covent Garden if you have a high temperature or a new, consistent cough or any other symptoms. 

The World Reimagined

St Paul's Church opens it doors as part of "The World Reimagined" project. A installation of 103 unique globes across the UK.

The church is CLOSED on Friday 19th August.

Due to industrial action on public transport we will be closing the church of Friday 19th August. We apologise for any inconvenience.

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.

To find out more about the church's response to the COVID-19 outbreak, see our regularly updated response page.

Please do not come to St Paul's, Covent Garden if you have a high temperature or a new, consistent cough or any other symptoms. 

The World Reimagined

St Paul's Church opens it doors as part of "The World Reimagined" project. A installation of 103 unique globes across the UK.

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

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Rev'd Simon Grigg performing Mass

Sunday

Sunday Eucharist
Live and on YouTube
11am

2nd Sunday of the Month

Sung Evensong
Live in church only
4pm

Tuesday

Lunchtime Eucharist
Live in church only
1.10pm

Wednesday

Lunchtime Eucharist
Live in church only
1.10pm

Visit

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

A wide view of the east end of the church. In the centre is the altar and surround, on each side there are stained glass windows and chapels.

Worship

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

Hire

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


The title of "Baby Broadway" boldly laid out on a blue light background.

1st Sep

Baby Broadway Family Concert


Fun-filled family concerts featuring West End performers singing well-known songs from the shows.

2nd Sep

Much Ado About Nothing


Troubadour Stageworks is welcomed to The Actors' Church to present a witty, charming and vibrant production of Shakespeare's much loved comedy Much Ado About Nothing. Free to attend in the stunning churchyard.

2nd Sep

A Tribute to Julian Bream


St Paul's Church welcomes Matthew Sear to kick off our Autumn Lunchtime season with a selection of guitar pieces handpicked across the span works by Britten, Walton and Sear himself.

6th Sep

London For Groups Live


Featuring the very best that the capital has on offer for you and your group, LONDON FOR GROUPS LIVE comes to you direct from the heart of London's West End. Meet the very best that London has to offer!

7th Sep - 30th Oct

Musicals by Candlelight


Musicals by Candlelight invites you to sit back, relax and experience the world’s most beloved musical theatre compositions performed by a live string quartet in the heart of London’s West End.

9th Sep

Sounds for Ukraine


Sounds for Ukraine is a Fundraising music concert that is providing financial aid for an educational theatre organisation NGO Molotok in Transcarpathia in Ukraine. After the full-scale invasion of Ukraine by the Russian Federation the organisation is sheltering and providing trauma work for the internally displaced people (mostly children). 

15th Sep

Vox Ventis Across the Pond


St Paul's Church welcomes Vox Ventis from across the Atlantic to undertake a performance in our lunchtime concert series. Their repertoire draws on a selection of classical, musical and Jazz pieces.

19th Sep

Thank God Its Theatre


St Paul's Church welcomes home our own Theatre Chaplaincy UK’s annual celebration of the theatre community with Thank God Its Theatre.

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Donate


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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Phone: 1225 6387 020

Email: gro.hcruhcsrotca@ofni

St Pauls Church
Bedford Street
London
WC2E 9ED

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