The Royal Arch Degree is one of the most important degrees in Freemasonry and represents the completion of the symbolic journey through the craft. It is also known as the "Fourth Degree" and is the first of the "Chapter Degrees." This degree is based on the story of the rebuilding of the Second Temple in Jerusalem, and it teaches the importance of education, morality and brotherhood. Those who have completed the Royal Arch Degree are known as "Companions" and they are recognized by the distinctive regalia worn during meetings and ceremonies, which can be found in our collection. Read More