Royal Hospital Chelsea

Home of the
Chelsea Pensioners


The Royal Hospital Chelsea is the home of the iconic Chelsea Pensioners, who are all retired soldiers of the British Army. Since 1692 we have offered care and comradeship for veterans in recognition of their loyal service to the Nation. Find out more.

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HRH The Princess Royal reviews the Chelsea Pensioners at the 324th annual Founder’s Day Parade

The Princess Royal attends Founder's Day, and officially opens the recently refurbished Wren designed ‘Long Wards’ by unveiling a plaque at the historic home of the Chelsea Pensioners.

Chelsea Pensioner places last poppy at spectacular display

Chelsea Pensioner places last poppy at spectacular 5000 Poppies display for the Chelsea Flower Show

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