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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

Rev'd Simon Grigg performing Mass


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.

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.


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

28th Sep - 31st 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.

1st Oct - 26th Nov

ZEN DEN - Self-Care Sunday

A city wellness retreat, here in the heart of London. West End performer and yoga instructor Kerry Spark invites you to take part in a unique and bespoke group wellness event.

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

13th Oct

Baby Broadway Family Concert

Baby Broadway returns with their family concert, celebrating the hits of Musical Theatre, that's fun for young and old!

17th Oct - 17th Nov

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.

20th - 21st Oct

A Tale Of Fellowship - A New Musical In Concert

A Tale Of Fellowship is a true story about four young creatives, who hope to combine their artistic talents to bring positive change to the world. 

21st Oct

Meninadanca Conference 2023

Meninadança’s 2023 Conference will again be held at St Paul’s Church, Covent Garden, on Saturday 14th October, 10am-5pm.

22nd Oct

Shakespeare's Rape of Lucrece

A dramatic performance of Shakespeare’s harrowing narrative poem, The Rape of Lucrece, about the real, historical rape of Roman Lucretia by the King’s son, Sextus Tarquinius, around 509 BCE. 

25th Oct

Harmony in the Capital: An Interlude of Musical Theatre for Muscular Dystrophy UK

Join us for an unforgettable night of soaring harmonies, captivating performances, and pure theatrical joy at our highly anticipated concert ‘Harmony in The Capital’ this October!

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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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