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.

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Upcoming family events

Virtual Family Day: Power in Print

Virtual Family Day: Power in Print

Wednesday, 2nd June 2021

11:00am - 12:00pm | Online | Free (booking required)

From Wales to Westminster

From Wales to Westminster

22nd May - 5th June 2021

10:00am - 1:00pm | The Abbey | Included in the price of admission to the Abbey

Visiting the Abbey

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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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Volunteer at Westminster Abbey

We have a large team of volunteers in the Learning Department supporting our family and school visitors. Volunteers supervise art and craft activities, lead tours and assist with workshops. If you are interested in volunteering with us please get in touch.

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