Landmarks & Historical Sites
Explore over 1000 years of living history at Westminster Abbey. The Abbey has been the Coronation church since 1066 and is the resting place of over 3,000 Britons and 17 Monarchs. Many of the nation’s most significant and important historical events have taken place in the Abbey and Poets, Scientists, Statesmen and Noblemen are all commemorated and celebrated here.
Be amazed by the majestic Gothic architecture, take a stroll in cool contemplation in the Cloisters and experience Westminster Abbey – where history happens.
Monday – Friday 09.30–15.00
Closed 23 – 25 December.
Offer not valid 15 July – 1 September.
The Abbey closes for visiting one hour after the published entry closure time.
Please be aware Westminster Abbey is a working place of worship and is therefore sometimes closed for special services and events. You are advised to call 020 7222 5152 or visit the Abbey website to check opening times before your visit.
On Sundays and religious holidays such as Easter and Christmas, the Abbey is open for worship only.
Opening times may vary. Please check website for details.
Please check website for details.
020 7222 5152
Posted on April 03 2019