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We offer a varied programme of events for families all year round. Westminster Abbey has a thousand years of history for you to explore, discover and learn about together. Whether you want to become a royal for the day, create a new and exciting piece of art or sing with our world famous choir, there is something for everyone.

Visiting the Abbey


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Celebrating family visits

We love sharing the creative projects our family visitors get involved with. Here are some of our recent favourites.

Westminster Abbey seen from Dean's Yard

A Place to Remember

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An Indian dancer demonstrates her art to children in Westminster Abbey

Celebration of the Commonwealth

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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.


The Reverend Christopher Stoltz - Minor Canon

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