College of St George - Windsor Castle


Chapel Archives & Chapter Library
The Supper at Emmaus

The Supper at Emmaus

This seventeenth-century tapestry version of Titian’s painting ‘The Supper at Emmaus’, woven at the Mortlake Tapestry Factory, hangs in St George’s Chapel. It is believed to have been a gift from Sir John Mordaunt, Constable of Windsor Castle, and his wife. More »

On-line Catalogue

The catalogues to the Archives are currently undergoing in-house conversion onto a computerised database (CALM).

The property section is now available on-line; please click here to open our on-line catalogue.

Archive's Blog

15th November Travels with Bishop Welldon

5th October William Edington, statute writer

15th September The Blind Traveller

26th August The 670th anniversary of the Battle of Crécy

Over 800 years of our national heritage

Over 800 years of our national heritage

The Chapter Library, containing over 6,000 rare books, has always been an integral part of the life of St George's. Its treasures, which date from the 12th century, include one of the first books to be printed in England.
Adopt-a-book helps us to preserve this valuable resource. All those interested are invited to adopt a book by making a donation of £25 or more. More »

The Coronation Choir, 1953

The Coronation Choir, 1953

The coronation of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II in June 1953 involved a lot of preparation for St George’s Chapel, despite the fact that it would take place in Westminster Abbey. The lay clerks and choristers were to form part of a nearly 400-strong choir from all corners of the Kingdom. More »