Blessing of the Crib in Trafalgar Square

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Join an atmospheric torch-lit procession through Trafalgar Square, as the Christmas crib is unveiled in a special ceremony.

Designed by Tomoaki Suzuki, the crib will be blessed by clergy and a choir at 5.30pm, after the procession from the steps of St Martin-in-the-Fields church at 5.20pm.

Following the ceremony, the crib will put on display in the square throughout December.

Venue Details & Map

St Martin-in-the-Fields Church

Trafalgar Square
+44 (0)20 7766 1100
Public transport:
Exit Charing Cross station from main concourse. Cross the Strand at crossing by 'NEXT' shop, Church is across road (Duncannon Street). Exit Leicester Square station heading towards Trafalgar Square.
Book a taxi on +44 (0)844 556 0706 or with London's biggest car service app

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