St Margaret's Church

St Margaret’s Church

St. Margaret’s, known as ‘the Church on Parliament Square’, is a 12th-century church next to Westminster Abbey. It’s also sometimes called ‘the parish church of the House of Commons’.

The Church on Parliament Square

St. Margaret’s is a 12th-century church next to Westminster Abbey also known as ‘The Parliamentary Church'

Day of Prayer 2023

Day of Prayer 2023

2023's Day of Prayer with His Eminence Archbishop Angaelos has taken place. A recording of the service will be made available to watch in February.

Service times

29th January - 4th February 2023
Sunday, 29th January 2023
Fourth Sunday of Epiphany
6.00pm Holy Communion St Margaret's Church
said with hymns

Preacher: The Right Reverend Anthony Ball Canon Rector

Wednesday, 1st February 2023
Esther John, martyr, 1960
5.00pm First Evening Prayer of the Presentation of Christ in the Temple St Margaret's Church
View Order of Service
Saturday, 4th February 2023
Manche Masemola, martyr, 1928
8.00am Holy Communion St Margaret's Church
8.40am Morning Prayer St Margaret's Church


Opening hours

February 2023
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Wednesday, 1st February 2023
St Margaret's Church 1.30pm - 3.30pm

Recent developments at St Margaret’s

Find out more about the current status of worship at St Margaret's as well as plans for the future

The future of St Margaret's

Upcoming events at St Margaret's Church

Interior of St Margaret's Church, Westminster

St Margaret’s people

Clergy, musicians, bell-ringers, vergers and support staff – these are just some of the people running St Margaret’s.

Meet our people

How to get to St Margaret's Church

St Margaret's Church, St Margaret St, London SW1P 3JX


Westminster (Jubilee, District & Circle Lines)
St. James’s Park (District and Circle Lines)

National Rail

London Victoria (0.8 miles)
London Waterloo (0.8 miles)


Find your best journey via the Transport for London website