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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.

We are continuing to run virtual visits to the Abbey, join our mailing list to keep up to date with what’s on.

Visiting the Abbey

Check out our top tips to be sure to make the most of your visit.

Top tips for families

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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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You are surrounded by history at the Abbey, not like a museum where it’s just displayed, but here you are standing where history has happened.

Gerlinde - Abbey Marshal

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