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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News and events

Abbey documentary series to air on Channel 5

Abbey documentary series to air on Channel 5

Wednesday, 21st September 2022

The State Funeral of HM Queen Elizabeth II

The State Funeral of HM Queen Elizabeth II

Monday, 19th September 2022

HM Queen Elizabeth II meeting choristers outside the Abbey. She is wearing a blue outfit and carrying a bouquet as she stands next to the Dean of Westminster

Order of Service for the State Funeral published

Sunday, 18th September 2022



Join us as we celebrate the life of St Edward the Confessor during our annual pilgrimage on Saturday 15th October 2022.

You can also find out more about other services taking place during the week.

About Edwardtide
The Nave of the Abbey

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Support from our visitors and donors helps us care for the Abbey and keeps us open as a living working church. We are independent and receive no funding from the Church, the Government or, the Crown. So, your help really counts.

How you can help
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