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Artist Hughie O'Donoghue explains the background to The Measure of All Things exhibition

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What we're working on

Queen’s Diamond Jubilee Galleries

The current special project is the creation of the Abbey’s upcoming Queen's Diamond Jubilee Galleries (opening 2018). The Galleries will be located in the Triforium, a medieval level within the Abbey 70 feet up from the nave floor built during reign of Henry III in the 13th century. They will be the first major addition to the Abbey since its towers by Nicholas Hawksmoor were added in 1745.

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Abbey Anniversaries

Benjamin Britten

In the north choir (or Musicians) aisle in Westminster Abbey is a memorial stone to Benjamin Britten, musician and composer.

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Filming & Press

Keeping you up to date with what’s going on in the Abbey through website management, posters and publications, as well as handling film & TV production requests.

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