Welcome to Westminster Abbey

Welcome to Westminster Abbey

A royal church offering daily services for all and a World Heritage Site with over a thousand years of history.

About the Abbey

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Coronations, royal weddings, kings, queens, statesmen and soldiers; poets, heroes and villains – history happens here and it’s all waiting to be discovered.

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Today's services

Saturday, 15th May 2021
9.00am Morning Prayer Nave
said
12.30pm Holy Communion Nave
3.00pm Evensong Quire
sung by the Choir of Westminster Abbey

Morley Responses
Marenzio Magnificat octavi toni
Victoria Nunc dimittis tertii toni
Mendelssohn I waited for the Lord

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Everyone is welcome at these services, free of charge. Some Sunday services require free tickets booked in advance.

News and events

Evensong to be streamed live from the Abbey on Sunday

Evensong to be streamed live from the Abbey on Sunday

Friday, 14th May 2021

Prime Minister attends Abbey Nightingale service

Prime Minister attends Abbey Nightingale service

Wednesday, 12th May 2021

Speaker’s Chaplain installed as Canon of Westminster

Speaker’s Chaplain installed as Canon of Westminster

Monday, 10th May 2021

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Podcast

Abbeycast, a podcast produced at Westminster Abbey, is released to mark feast days and major anniversaries. Each episode features a reading, short address, anthem, prayers, blessing and music from our Choir.

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Support from our visitors and donors helps us care for the Abbey and keeps us open as a living working church. We are independent and receive no funding from the Church, the Government or, the Crown. So, your help really counts.

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