Secondary schools

Westminster Abbey is a fascinating and valuable teaching resource. Whether you visit in person or join us online for a virtual classroom session, your pupils are guaranteed to discover something interesting and memorable no matter what subject you are studying. Our experienced Learning Officers bring learning to life as you explore over a thousand years of faith and history.

Photograph of Black, male student wearing uniform, holding a microphone, asking a question as part of a Sixth Form Question Time event in St Margaret's Church, Westminster Abbey

Sixth Form Question Time 2024

Join us on 6th February 2024 for our annual Sixth Form Question Time, an opportunity for students to debate with distinguished speakers and have their voices heard in the heart of Parliament Square.

Through engaging with a range of politicians, activists and faith leaders, we hope this event will inspire and empower the next generation of changemakers.

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Photograph of horizontal memorial to author Margaret Cavendish within Westminster Abbey.

A-Level English Masterclass Shakespeare’s Sisters

Join Helen Hackett, Professor of English Literature at UCL, as she presents a recorded 45-minute lecture exploring women writers, some from as early as Shakespeare’s time, waiting to be discovered in Westminster Abbey.

Students can then submit questions which will be posted to Helen at a live online Q&A at 14:00 on Wednesday 20th March 2024.

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