Follow in the footsteps of England’s kings, queens, statesmen and poets as you explore the magnificent Westminster Abbey, one of London’s most iconic and important religious buildings. Listen to your audio-guide as you stroll around the great church, see the coronation site of England’s many kings and queens, and admire the striking Gothic architecture. Best of all, your audio guide will fill you in on the abbey’s fascinating history, from the coronation of William the Conqueror to the royal wedding of Prince William and Kate Middleton.
Westminster Abbey is one of the world's greatest churches, with a history stretching back more than 1,000 years. An essential part of any trip to London, the abbey is an architectural masterpiece of the 13th to 16th centuries and is home to the shrine of St Edward the Confessor, the tombs of kings and queens, and countless memorials to famous figures. With your entrance ticket, head inside through the North Door and pick up your audio guide to learn about the abbey as you walk around. It has been the setting for every English monarch's coronation since 1066 and has hosted numerous other occasions, including 16 royal weddings, most famously in recent history the nuptials of Prince William and Kate Middleton. Today, it is also still a church dedicated to regular worship. Every year, the abbey welcomes more than one million visitors, and thousands come to worship at daily services. Westminster Abbey is typically open to visitors from Monday to Saturday throughout the year. On Sundays and religious holidays, such as Easter and Christmas, the abbey is open for worship only. All are welcome, and it is free to attend services.
Entrance ticket for Westminster Abbey, including audio guide Explore one of London’s architectural wonders and iconic landmarks on a self-guided tour of Westminster Abbey Learn about the Abbey’s fascinating history and royal connections from your audio guide Multiple times offered throughout the day.