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

29th May - 4th June 2022
Sunday, 29th May 2022
Seventh Sunday of Easter - Sunday after Ascension Day
6.00pm Holy Communion St Margaret's Church
said with hymns

Preacher: The Very Reverend Dr David Hoyle Dean of Westminster

Saturday, 4th June 2022
8.00am Holy Communion St Margaret's Church
8.40am Morning Prayer St Margaret's Church


Opening hours

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Sunday, 29th May 2022
St Margaret's Church Closed

Coronavirus guidance

There is still some Coronavirus guidance and recommendations in place when visiting or attending services at St Margaret's Church

Updated: 2nd March 2022

Coronavirus guidance at the Abbey

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

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