Welcome to Westminster Abbey

Welcome to Westminster Abbey

A royal church offering daily services for all and a World Heritage Site with over a thousand years of history.

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Coronations, royal weddings, kings, queens, statesmen and soldiers; poets, heroes and villains – history happens here and it’s all waiting to be discovered.

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Today's services

Tuesday, 18th May 2021
Letters Patent creating the Order of the Bath, 1725
8.00am Morning Prayer Nave
12.30pm Holy Communion Nave

Everyone is welcome at these services, free of charge. Some Sunday services require free tickets booked in advance.

News and events

Westminster Abbey's Dean Hoyle with Sir Kenneth Olisa

Lord-Lieutenant of London installed as High Bailiff

Tuesday, 18th May 2021

Westminster Abbey to hold Memorial Woodland service

Westminster Abbey to hold Memorial Woodland service

Sunday, 16th May 2021

Evensong to be streamed live from the Abbey on Sunday

Evensong to be streamed live from the Abbey on Sunday

Friday, 14th May 2021

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Abbeycast, a podcast produced at Westminster Abbey, is released to mark feast days and major anniversaries. Each episode features a reading, short address, anthem, prayers, blessing and music from our Choir.

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