Crown Court Church, Covent Garden, London

Crown Court Church, Covent Garden, London

Denomination: Church of Scotland
Address: Russell Street, London, WC2B 5EZ
Local Authority: London
Listing: II

Church Overview

Historic London church in the heart of Theatreland. The ‘Kirk of the Crown of Scotland’ dates from 1909, replacing an earlier church of 1711. Longest established Presbyterian Church in England. Royal arms of George I above communion table. Baptismal font of Iona marble. Superb stained glass.


Sunday 11.15 and 6.30pm; Thursday 1.10-1.30pm

Opening Arrangements

12 noon till 3 pm on Tuesday and Wednesday, and 12 noon till 1 pm on Thursday – June to August.

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Crown Court Church, Covent Garden, London


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