St Margaret's Church

The Church on Parliament Square

St. Margaret’s, known as ‘the Church on Parliament Square’, is a 12th-century church next to Westminster Abbey. It’s also sometimes called ‘the parish church of the House of Commons’.

Service times

25th September - 1st October 2022
Sunday, 25th September 2022
Fifteenth Sunday after Trinity
10.00am Matins St Margaret's Church
sung by the Choir of Westminster Abbey

Clucas Keep me as the apple of an eye
Leighton Responses
Gibbons Short Service
Rheinberger Intermezzo (Sonata VI in E flat minor Op 119)

Preacher: The Right Reverend Anthony Ball Canon of Westminster and Rector of St Margaret's Church

View Order of Service
6.00pm Holy Communion St Margaret's Church
said with hymns

Preacher: The Reverend Dr Tony Kyriakides Priest Vicar

Saturday, 1st October 2022
Anthony Ashley Cooper, 7th Earl of Shaftesbury, social reformer, 1885
Thérèse of Lisieux, religious, 1897
8.00am Holy Communion St Margaret's Church
8.40am Morning Prayer St Margaret's Church


Opening hours

September 2022
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Tuesday, 27th September 2022
St Margaret's Church 10.30am - 3.30pm

The future of St Margaret’s

Find out more about the current status of worship at St Margaret's as well as how the pandemic has impacted the role of the church.

The future of St Margaret's
Interior of St Margaret's Church, Westminster

St Margaret’s people

Clergy, musicians, bell-ringers, vergers and support staff – these are just some of the people running St Margaret’s.

Meet our people

Upcoming events at St Margaret's Church

The World Reimagined globe tour

The World Reimagined globe tour

30th September - 28th October 2022 (selected dates)

The Abbey and St Margaret's Church
Included in the price of admission

How to get to St Margaret's Church

St Margaret's Church, St Margaret St, London SW1P 3JX


Westminster (Jubilee, District & Circle Lines)
St. James’s Park (District and Circle Lines)

National Rail

London Victoria (0.8 miles)
London Waterloo (0.8 miles)


Find your best journey via the Transport for London website