Schools Programme

Westminster Abbey offers a wealth of great learning experiences for schools. Although it may be difficult for you to visit this autumn term, we are taking for bookings from January 2021 onwards and will still be running out special event weeks in 2021.

Welcoming UK schools

Explore the Abbey

A school visit is a great way to discover Westminster Abbey. We offer guided tours, workshops, self-led visits, outreach, and video-conferencing. We’ve developed these activities to cover topics on the National Curriculum from EYFS to Key Stage 5, including subjects such as RE, History, English, STEM, and the arts.

School travel awards 

Westminster Abbey won the award for Best Venue for History Learning at the School Travel Awards 2019/20 and was a finalist in the 2020/21 awards. Organised by School Travel Organiser magazine, the awards recognise those in the education sector who excel in providing exciting and educational trips for Primary and Secondary schools.

School Travel Awards 2019/20 Winner for Best Venue for History LearningSchool Travel Awards 2020/21

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