We are open to visitors from Monday to Saturday. Sometimes we’re closed for special services or events, so please check our opening times for the day you intend to visit so you don’t miss out.
We close for visiting one hour after last entry.
|Wednesday, 19th December 2018|
|Westminster Abbey||9:30am - 1:00pm|
Please note that the Queen's Diamond Jubilee Galleries will be open 10:00am - 12:30pm
|Westminster Abbey Group Entry||9:30am - 12:00 noon|
|Chapter House||10:00am - 2:00pm|
|Cellarium Cafe||8:00am - 5:00pm|
|Cloister||9:30am - 2:00pm|
|College Garden||10:00am - 2:00pm|
|Westminster Abbey Shop||9:15am - 4:15pm|
We include a multimedia guide with all tickets.
Fast track entry is also included with all tickets purchased via our website (excluding Wednesday Lates).
For fast track entry buy online now - £20
Buy at the Abbey – £22
60+ and students – £17
Wheelchair users and their carers – free
6-16 years – £9
0-5 years – free, when accompanied by an adult
2 adults and 1 child - £40
1 adult and 1 child - £20
Each additional child £9
We do not charge for private prayer at Westminster Abbey.
If you wish to enter the Abbey to spend a moment in private prayer, please use the Great West Door entrance to the Abbey.
We do not charge for attending a daily service.
We encourage and welcome everyone to attend our daily services. Be sure to check service times before your visit and use the Great West Door entrance of the Abbey.
We welcome members of the clergy from any denomination in the UK to apply for a Church Pass. This allows up to four members of your congregation to visit the Abbey free of charge during visiting hours. You can use passes up to six times a year.
Please note: the Church Pass is only available to UK parishes and chaplaincies.
Clergy may also visit the Abbey without charge during visiting hours. Entry is via the North Door.
For more information about Church Pass please contact:
Tiggy Sawbridge, Canons' PA
020 7654 4805
We offer free admission for residents of the City of Westminster, using the City Save card.
Please visit Westminster City Save for full terms and conditions.
Be sure to bring your City Save card with you.
We offer free entry to UK Armed Forces personnel and up to 4 family members, on production of valid ID.
This lively and engaging 48-page guidebook is invaluable whether you're planning a visit or simply want to find out more about our 1000 years of history.Buy Abbey guidebook
The Shrine of St Edward the Confessor is one of the most powerful features of the Abbey. To stand in the presence of a man who is both a saint and a monarch is awe-inspiring.