Events at Westminster Abbey

Special services, concerts, lectures, events for families – there’s something at the Abbey all through the year. Many of our events are free and open to anyone.

Our in-person events are held at Westminster Abbey, London. Our online events are available worldwide.

All events

In the Beginning was the Word

In the Beginning was the Word

4th April 2021 - 4th April 2022

| Online | Free (but donations welcome)

Virtual Family Day: Power in Print

Virtual Family Day: Power in Print

Wednesday, 2nd June 2021

11:00am - 12:00pm | Online | Free (booking required)

Luna Cinema: Knives Out

Luna Cinema: Knives Out

Thursday, 29th July 2021

7.30pm (doors open) | Dean's Yard | £13.50 - £18

Luna Cinema: The Dark Knight

Luna Cinema: The Dark Knight

Friday, 30th July 2021

7.30pm (doors open) | Dean's Yard | £13.50 - £18

Luna Cinema: The Greatest Showman

Luna Cinema: The Greatest Showman

Saturday, 31st July 2021

7.30pm (doors open) | Dean's Yard | £13.50 - £18

Luna Cinema: Notting Hill

Luna Cinema: Notting Hill

Sunday, 1st August 2021

7.30pm (doors open) | Dean's Yard | £13.50 - £18

Illyria – Much Ado About Nothing

Illyria – Much Ado About Nothing

26th & 27th August 2021

6.30pm (doors open) - 9.45pm | Dean's Yard | £9 - £15

Other Events

Marilynne Robinson giving a lecture at Westminster Abbey in 2017

Institute lectures

View videos and listen to podcasts of past Institute lectures.

Past lectures
A group of children and their parents participate in a family learning session in Westminster Abbey's cloisters

Family days out

We run a lively programme of events for families throughout the year.

Family visiting