Events at Westminster Abbey

Special services, concerts, lectures, events for families and more – there’s something for everyone at the Abbey. Many of our events are free and open to anyone.

Our in-person events are held at Westminster Abbey, London. Our online events are available worldwide.

All events

Poached egg, muffin and ham on a plate next to a glass of orange juice.

Platinum Jubilee breakfast

9th June - 30th July 2022

The Abbey
£12

Hidden Highlights tour - July

Hidden Highlights tour - July

4th - 30th July 2022 (selected dates)

The Abbey
£15

Meet our Head Gardener

Meet our Head Gardener

6th - 27th July 2022 (selected dates)

Dean's Yard
£15

Family activity: Musical moments

Family activity: Musical moments

9th & 16th July 2022 (selected dates)

The Abbey
Included in the price of admission

Summer Organ Festival: Vincent Dubois

Summer Organ Festival: Vincent Dubois

Tuesday, 12th July 2022

7.00pm - 8.00pm
The Abbey
£15

Roam the roof tour

Roam the roof tour

15th July - 13th August 2022 (selected dates)

The Abbey
SOLD OUT

Summer Organ Festival: Matthew Jorysz

Summer Organ Festival: Matthew Jorysz

Tuesday, 19th July 2022

7.00pm - 8.00pm
The Abbey
£15

Family activity: Brass rubbing

Family activity: Brass rubbing

23rd July - 27th August 2022 (selected dates)

10.00am - 1.00pm
The Abbey
Included in the price of admission

Summer Organ Festival: James O'Donnell

Summer Organ Festival: James O'Donnell

Tuesday, 26th July 2022

7.00pm - 8.00pm
The Abbey
£15

A group of children and their parents participate in a family learning session in Westminster Abbey's cloisters

Family Highlights tour

26th July - 25th August 2022 (selected dates)

10.30am - 11.15pm
The Abbey
Included in the price of admission

Brass on the Grass: lunchtime concerts

Brass on the Grass: lunchtime concerts

27th July - 31st August 2022 (selected dates)

12.30pm - 2.00pm
College Garden
Free

Luna Cinema: Labyrinth

Luna Cinema: Labyrinth

Wednesday, 27th July 2022

7.30pm (doors open) - 10.40pm
Dean's Yard
£19.50

Summer Sessions: Lucy May Walker

Summer Sessions: Lucy May Walker

Wednesday, 27th July 2022

4.00pm - 7.00pm
The Abbey
£8 - £19

Luna Cinema: William Shakespeare’s Romeo + Juliet

Luna Cinema: William Shakespeare’s Romeo + Juliet

Thursday, 28th July 2022

7.30pm (doors open) - 11.00pm
Dean's Yard
£19.50

Luna Cinema: West Side Story

Luna Cinema: West Side Story

Friday, 29th July 2022

7.30pm (doors open) - 11.40pm
Dean's Yard
£19.50

Luna Cinema: Dirty Dancing

Luna Cinema: Dirty Dancing

Saturday, 30th July 2022

7.30pm (doors open) - 10.40pm
Dean's Yard
£19.50

Luna Cinema: Bohemian Rhapsody

Luna Cinema: Bohemian Rhapsody

Sunday, 31st July 2022

7.30pm (doors open) - 11.15pm
Dean's Yard
£19.50

Hidden Highlights tour - August

Hidden Highlights tour - August

1st - 31st August 2022 (selected dates)

10.00am - 11.15am
The Abbey
£15

Summer Organ Festival: Peter Holder

Summer Organ Festival: Peter Holder

Tuesday, 2nd August 2022

7.00pm - 8.00pm
The Abbey
£15

Summer sessions: Jidé Kuti

Summer sessions: Jidé Kuti

Wednesday, 3rd August 2022

4.00pm - 7.00pm
The Abbey
£8 - £19

Summer Organ Festival: Thomas Trotter

Summer Organ Festival: Thomas Trotter

Tuesday, 9th August 2022

7.00pm - 8.00pm
The Abbey
£15

Summer sessions: Sherika Sherard

Summer sessions: Sherika Sherard

Wednesday, 10th August 2022

4.00pm - 7.00pm
The Abbey
£8 - £19

Summer sessions: Michael Sebastian

Summer sessions: Michael Sebastian

Wednesday, 17th August 2022

4.00pm - 7.00pm
The Abbey
£8 - £19

Summer sessions: Aymee Weir

Summer sessions: Aymee Weir

Wednesday, 24th August 2022

4.00pm - 7.00pm
The Abbey
£8 - £19

Illyria – A Midsummer Night’s Dream

Illyria – A Midsummer Night’s Dream

25th & 26th August 2022

6.30pm (doors open) - 9.50pm
Dean's Yard
£10 - £16

Summer sessions: Robbie Boyd

Summer sessions: Robbie Boyd

Wednesday, 31st August 2022

4.00pm - 7.00pm
The Abbey
£8 - £19

The clock tower of St Margaret's Church, Westminster

Events at St Margaret's Church

Find out about the upcoming services and events taking place at St Margaret's Church.

Upcoming events at St Margaret's Church

Other Events

Marilynne Robinson giving a lecture at Westminster Abbey in 2017

Institute lectures

View videos and listen to podcasts of past Institute lectures.

Past lectures
A group of children and their parents participate in a family learning session in Westminster Abbey's cloisters

Family days out

We run a lively programme of events for families throughout the year.

Family visiting