Plan your visit

Find out what attractions and highlights are on offer at the Abbey.

What to see and do at the Abbey

What to see and do at the Abbey

Here is our selection of Abbey highlights.

Top things to see and do
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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The Queen's Diamond Jubilee Galleries

The Queen's Diamond Jubilee Galleries

From July you can visit The Queen's Diamond Jubilee Galleries. The Galleries are set in beautiful 13th century triforium display our greatest treasures and tell the story of our thousand-year history.

The Queen's Diamond Jubilee Galleries
Food & drink at the Abbey

Food & drink at the Abbey

Our kiosk serves light snacks and hot and cold drinks. The kiosk is open on the days the Abbey is open for general visiting. The Cellarium Café and Restaurant will re-open soon.

Shop at the Abbey

Shop at the Abbey

We sell a range of merchandise inspired by the life, history, architecture of Westminster Abbey and its location in the heart of London. You can shop online and have your order shipped worldwide.

Visit our shop
Events at the Abbey

Events at the Abbey

We host a number of public events, including concerts, lectures, special services and family activities throughout the year. Many of these are free and open to the public.

What’s on

Tips from our team

We do everything we can to ensure that your visit is easy and enjoyable. If you have any questions, you should find the answer here - or ask our team of Marshals when you visit us.

Your questions answered

Multimedia guide

Multimedia guides - available in 14 languages plus British Sign Language - are available to hire for £5 each. You can book these online with your ticket purchase or hire one on arrival.

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