The Abbey is not currently open for public worship, general visiting or private prayer. Meanwhile, the community of Abbey clergy are continuing to worship and pray, in-line with government guidance. They are also producing a podcast to mark key liturgical events.Find out more
The Abbey resounds to choral and organ music every day. It is at the heart of our life and work, and has been for over a thousand years. Join our congregation, attend a choral concert or enjoy an organ recital: there are many ways to explore our rich and unique musical tradition.
The internationally renowned Abbey Choir sings the majority of the daily services in the Abbey, as well as giving concerts, making recordings and broadcasting on radio and television under the direction of Organist and Master of the Choristers James O’Donnell.Discover more
Our Choir School provides outstanding musical training and excellent all-round education, giving boys from all backgrounds the opportunity to become a chorister.Choir School
I’ve worked here for over thirty years and have seen many of the major services - it’s strange to realise that you are in a small way part of history.