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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
  • Multi-media guide available in 12 languages

Schedule

 

Visiting Times:
Monday Friday 9:30am 3:30pm
Saturday 9:00am - 1:00pm (9:00am 3:00pm May - August)
Sunday - Closed

The Abbey closes for visiting one hour after the above times.

Guests are free to visit the Abbey at any time of the day that the ticket is valid for.

Please Note timings for 2020:

  • Monday to Friday: Due to daily service there will be no entry between 12:00pm to 1:00pm. However visitors already in the Abbey do not need to leave during this time.
  • The Abbey is a fully working church therefore we are subject to closures at short notice.
  • Monday 6th April:Entry from 09:30 15:30
  • Tuesday 7th April:Entry from 09:30 13:00 and then 14:00 16:00
  • Thursday 9th April:Entry from 09:30 15:30
  • Saturday 11th April:Entry from 09:00 to 15:30
  • Monday 13th April:Entry from 09:30 15:30
  • Saturday 18th April:Entry from 09:00 13:00

Additional Information

 

Please Note:

  • 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.
  • Guests can visit the Abbey at any time. Please see the schedule for opening hours.
  • 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.
  • A multi-media guide is included in the price of your ticket.

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Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Westminster Tube Station
 
4 minutes walk
 
St James's Park Tube Station
 
5 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
Charing Cross Railway Station
 
12 minutes walk
 
Victoria Railway Station
 
14 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Q-Park Westminster
 
2 minutes walk
 
Q-Park Trafalgar
 
11 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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