The world’s attention will focus on the UK on Monday as Queen Elizabeth II’s state funeral takes place, the culmination of nearly two weeks of events to honor the longest-reigning monarch from the country.
Millions of people from all corners of the world are expected to tune in as members of the Royal Family, British citizens and world leaders say goodbye to the Queen, who died on September 8 at 96.
Here’s more information about the funeral, including where you can see it – both online and on TV:
NBC 5 will bring you live coverage starting at 4:30 a.m. CST, with the funeral scheduled to begin at 5 a.m. at Windsor Castle. The services will also stream online at NBCChicago.com and the NBCChicago app.
While funeral coverage will air on NBC 5, those looking for news from Chicago can find it on NBC 5’s 24-7 streaming channel on Peacock. Prior to funeral coverage, your local Chicago news will air normally from 4-4:30 a.m.
Then, at 4:30 a.m., coverage of Queen Elizabeth’s funeral will begin on NBC 5, NBCChicago.com and the NBC Chicago app. Starting at 5 a.m., your local Chicago news continues on the NBC Chicago News channel on Peacock.
Go here to learn how to see Chicago NBC News on Peacock.