Welcome to Westminster Abbey

Welcome to Westminster Abbey

A royal church offering daily services for all and a World Heritage Site with over a thousand years of history.

About the Abbey

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Coronations, royal weddings, kings, queens, statesmen and soldiers; poets, heroes and villains – history happens here and it’s all waiting to be discovered.

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Today's services

Thursday, 17th June 2021
Samuel, Canon of Westminster, 1906-13, and Henrietta Barnett, social reformers, 1913 and 1936
12.30pm Holy Communion Nave
5.00pm Evensong Quire
sung by the Choir of Westminster Abbey

Ayleward Responses
Wood in E flat No 2
Stanford O for a closer walk with God

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Everyone is welcome at these services, free of charge. Some Sunday services require free tickets booked in advance.

News and events

Students celebrate inspirational figures

Students celebrate inspirational figures

Tuesday, 15th June 2021

A service as seen from behind the Reverend and altar

Digital Order of Service now available

Friday, 11th June 2021

Choir singing during a socially distanced service

Radio 3 to broadcast Choral Evensong from the Abbey

Monday, 24th May 2021

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Abbeycast, a podcast produced at Westminster Abbey, is released to mark feast days and major anniversaries. Each episode features a reading, short address, anthem, prayers, blessing and music from our Choir.

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