Knights and dragons
Knights have long been a part of Westminster Abbey’s story, with many buried and remembered inside the church. Today, the Lady Chapel even remembers modern knights during their lifetime. The Knights of the Order of the Bath each have their own special flag and crest. Over to you to explore what it takes to be a knight, perhaps even defeating a few dragons…
Coat of Arms Creations
Discover why coats of arms were created hundreds of years ago and design your own to represent your family.Play video
Knight School 101
Join Squire Will to learn the basics of becoming a knight. Test your knowledge and complete your combat training before taking your vows of service.Play video
Begin a roaring adventure with us and meet some of the dragons that live within the Abbey’s walls. Create a fiery friend of your own.Play video
Visiting the Abbey
Westminster Abbey is a brilliant place for families to visit. There are animals to spot and stories to discover as you walk round. With over 3,000 people buried and remembered in the Abbey, there really is something for everyone to get excited about.
We run family activities on a variety of themes on Saturdays throughout the year and during local school holidays too. Explore the Abbey and the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee Galleries with help from our exciting family trails.