Westminster Abbey Tickets with Audio Guide  

 
 
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Westminster Abbey Tickets with Audio Guide An essential addition to any visit to London and set in the heart of the city, Westminster Abbey is legendary and iconic. Boasting a rich history that spans over one thousand years, the site was originally occupied by Benedictine monks in the middle of the tenth century. The current gothic masterpiece has stood there for about 700 years.Glorious ArchitectureThe imperious gothic master work is truly breathtaking and the intricate stained glass is some of the most beautiful in the UK.Coronation ChairThe oldest piece of furniture in the country that is currently used for its original purpose, the sacred chair was created for King Edward I in 1296. The throne has played host to the coronation of every single monarch since 1308. Queen Victoria was crowned here, as well as Elizabeth II, our current reigning Queen. Poets' CornerThis section of the south transept of the abbey is so called due to the large amount of writers and poets buried there, including Rudyard Kipling, Geoffrey Chaucer, Charles Dickens and Thomas Hardy. The corner is also decorated with many memorial stones and busts dedicated to the likes of William Shakespeare and poet laureate Ted Hughes.Kings and QueensA place of monumental British history and intrigue, an incredible seventeen monarchs are buried at Westminster Abbey. It was also the venue for William and Kate's fairytale wedding in 2011.Your Westminster Abbey audio guide will ensure that you dont miss any of the details.

 

Highlights

 

  • Step inside one of Londons most iconic buildings
  • The abbeys history spans more than a thousand years
  • A total of 17 monarchs are buried here
  • Exquisite gothic architecture and beautiful stained glass
  • See the Coronation Chair and the memorials in Poets Corner
  • The multimedia guide included in the price of admission

Schedule

 

Days of Operations:

Monday to Friday 9:30am - 3:30pm (last entry 3:00pm)

Saturday 9:00am - 1:00pm (last entry 12:30pm)

Galleries will open 30 mins after main opening time.

Please note:
On Friday 5 of November the abbey will close early at 12:00pm (last entry 11:30am).
On Thursday 11 of November 2021 the abbey will open at 1:00pm.

Planned full closures:
The Abbey will be closed on the 16th and 30th of November 2021.

Additional Information

 

Please Note:

  • Cellarium Caf and Terrace, Cloister, College Garden and St Margaret's Church, Westminster Abbey Shop and Kiosk is closed until further notice.
  • In order to gain entrance to Westminster Abbey you must print your ticket - all redeemable tickets/vouchers must be printed and exchanged at the entry.
  • Please arrive to the Abbey 15min prior to your visiting time.
  • A security search exists on entry for all visitors.
  • Westminster Abbey is a working church and subject to occasional closures due to special services and events please check the website for further details.

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