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Family Day: Abbey Birthday!

Family Day: Abbey Birthday!

Date Time Location Price
Wednesday, 23rd October 2019 10:00am - 3:30pm The Abbey Free with entry to the Abbey Book Abbey tickets

Join us for this special Family Day and discover some of the highlights of Westminster Abbey, rebuilt by Henry III 750 years ago.

Find out about Westminster Abbey then and now. What has changed through the centuries and what hasn’t? With services every day and millions of people visiting every year, the Abbey is a living church at the heart of our national life.

  • Meet medieval re-enactors in the Cloisters
  • Try your hand at brass rubbing
  • Meet some of the staff who work at the Abbey
  • Explore sacred spaces by building your own in the Chapter House
  • Take part in a family-friendly Eucharist


All activities are free with your Abbey entry ticket. Book online for a half-price family ticket (£11) and all kids go free.

Activities are suitable for children aged 5+. All children must be accompanied by an adult.

Westminster Abbey The Chapter Office Westminster Abbey 20 Dean's Yard London UK SW1P 3PA

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It’s a privilege to live and work here – the Abbey really is the heart of the country and its history.


Martin - The Dean’s Verger

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