Welcome to Westminster Abbey

Welcome to Westminster Abbey

A royal church offering daily services for all and a World Heritage Site with over a thousand years of history.

About the Abbey

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Coronations, royal weddings, kings, queens, statesmen and soldiers; poets, heroes and villains – history happens here and it’s all waiting to be discovered.

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External view of Westminster Abbey with a magenta colouring

Summer Festival

Join us for behind-the scenes tours, open-air cinema and theatre, live music and family fun.

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Today's services

Wednesday, 28th July 2021
8.00am Morning Prayer Quire
said
12.30pm Holy Communion Nave

Everyone is welcome at these services, free of charge.

News and events

Roger Bannister completing the 4-minute mile

Westminster Abbey to honour Sir Roger Bannister

Thursday, 22nd July 2021

Four Knights Grand Cross  installed in Bath chapel

Four Knights Grand Cross installed in Bath chapel

Tuesday, 20th July 2021

External view of Westminster Abbey with a magenta colouring

Lost medieval sacristy opens to public for Summer Festival of events

Friday, 9th July 2021

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Support Us

Support from our visitors and donors helps us care for the Abbey and keeps us open as a living working church. We are independent and receive no funding from the Church, the Government or, the Crown. So, your help really counts.

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Shop at the Abbey

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