At Westminster Abbey, we see ourselves as a living symbol of faith at the heart of the nation. Our main purpose is to be a working inclusive church.
As one we serve each other, our visitors and the wider world in all that do with:
Download our mission and values (PDF, 10.7MB)
Our five-year plan guides the direction and content of our work over the next five years. It sets out what we do and what we want to do, bringing together continuing commitments and future projects.
Download our five-year plan (PDF, 12.4MB)
Each year, the Dean and Chapter of Westminster offers Her Majesty The Queen, as the Abbey’s Visitor, our annual report on the fulfilment of the mission of the Collegiate Church of St Peter in Westminster.
You can download our last five annual reports at the links below.
The Shrine of St Edward the Confessor is one of the most powerful features of the Abbey. To stand in the presence of a man who is both a saint and a monarch is awe-inspiring.