62-gun salute to mark the Queen’s Coronation

Address:
, Tower Hill, London 51.508599 -0.076331
Dates & Time:
1 PM
Tickets & Cost:
Free to watch
Tel:
0203 166 6000
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The Honourable Artillery Company (HAC) will be firing a 62-gun salute from four 25-pounder guns at Tower Wharf (the cobble path between the Tower of London and the river).

This will mark the 65th anniversary of the Queen's Coronation in 1953.

There are quite a few military parades taking place this month -- chief of which is Trooping the Colour. So you might also like to check out our page of parades in London.

 

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Craig’s review – “A bit of bad weather is good. If you can't visit the Tower of London at night then try and come here when it's wet. And I mean proper wet: getting drenched wet. Rain like grey paint that clears the crowds and shows you what it was like 1,000 years ago when the only visitors were prisoners.There are only three places in London where I genuinely dread the crowds: the… continued”

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