A family taking part in arts and crafts in the Abbey

Weekend Wonder

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Explore space and time at Westminster Abbey.


Join us to discover the scientists who investigated places beyond our planet on a trail around the Abbey and make your own shooting star to take home with you.

Activities are suitable for children aged 3+.

Arts and crafts

Throughout the day we invite you to make a star craft to take home with you. inspired by the installation of artwork by Coco Sato to celebrate the Tanabata star festival. The installation will be on display from the 10-17 July.

Find out more about the Story of Two Stars with Coco Sato.

Free entry for Westminster residents

Westminster City Save card holders can visit Westminster Abbey for free (free tickets are limited to the cardholder and one child). Join Westminster City Save

Event partner

SouthWestFest logoThis activity is in partnership with SouthWestFest, which is a community festival showcasing culture, community and heritage through fun activities and engaging events for all ages.