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Multimedia guide

You're welcome to use our multimedia guide when visiting the Abbey during normal hours. You can download the guide on your mobile or tablet, or use a device we supply.

Two tourist visitors using Westminster Abbey's multimedia guide on smartphones and listening to the commentary with headphones

Download the guide

The guide lets you explore the Abbey at your own pace and offers commentary in one of 14 languages:

  • English
  • British Sign Language (BSL)
  • Français
  • Deutsch
  • Nederlands
  • Magyar
  • Español
  • Italiano
  • Polski
  • Portuguĕs
  • Русскийязык
  • 日本語
  • 中文
  • عربى

English language commentary is by Oscar-winning actor, Jeremy Irons.

Also included in the app are bonus tours of The Cloisters, Pyx Chamber, Chapter House and College Garden.

Download

Download for Apple

Download for Android


Hire the guide

Multimedia guides can be hired when purchasing tickets online, or on arrival, for £5 each.

The guides are available in 14 languages, including British Sign Language.

For your safety, the devices are sanitised after each use.

I feel very privileged to work here. I take so much pride in working for a beautiful place like the Abbey, it’s unique.

Alex - Abbey Marshal

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