A primary school student makes notes on a clipboard during a self-led visit to Westminster Abbey

Self-led visits

Explore Westminster Abbey with your class.

Download our information pack

Information for visit organisers

We offer a specially developed route map and themed trails to help you lead a successful self-led visit. Please also read our information pack before you visit.

Group sizes

If you're bringing a Key Stage 1 class, you'll need at least one teacher or helper to every five pupils – and for Key Stage 2 classes, at least one teacher or helper to every ten pupils.

Large groups of students will need to be split, with the entry times staggered to avoid overcrowding.

Prices

EYFS, Key Stage 1 and Key Stage 2 students
£2 per pupil

Adults accompanying EYFS and Key Stage 1 students
One adult per five pupils – free
Any other adults – £14 each

Adults accompanying Key Stage 2 students
One adult per ten pupils – free
Any other adults – £14 each

Schools and Travel Agents

School group bookings

Complete our enquiry form to book a visit for your school group.

Enquiry form

Travel agents booking

Complete our enquiry form to book a visit on behalf of a school.

Enquiry form

Contact us

Have a question about self-led visits to the Abbey? Here's how you can get in touch:

020 7654 4965

[email protected]

Visiting during August

School groups visiting during August will need to take a private group tour, accompanied by a Blue Badge Tourist Guide.

Private group tours