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Westminster Abbey

Open Now: 09:30 - 15:30
Open today: 09:30 - 15:30
Westminster Abbey Entrance Ticket Including Audio Guide
from US$26.63*
Westminster Abbey Entrance Ticket Including Audio Guide
from US$26.63*
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Westminster Abbey was initially built by Henry III in 1245 and it is one of the most important Gothic buildings of England. At first home of Benedictine monks, the coronation church since 1066 and the final resting place of 17 monarchs. It contains...more
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20 Dean's Yard | Broad Sanctuary, London SW1P 3PA, England
+44 20 7222 5152
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Reviewed yesterday

Gazing upwards in the Henry VII chapel recalls the wonderful creations of the human mind. The space is stunning in its beauty and exquisiteness. Fan vaulting that extends throughout is captivating. This is only one of the multitude of treasures in the Abbey. To stroll...More

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We enjoyed walking through Westminster Abbey, the information we learned, their tea shop, gift shop and just being there! Gorgeous architecture inside and outside! Truly, awesome & absolutely amazing! Amazing everything and it shouldn’t be missed! Just FYI to future hungry tourists that the Tea...More

Thank quilterlady83
Reviewed yesterday

Beautiful cathedral. Last entrance is at 15:30. We just missed it (got there at 15:25) and had to come back the next day. You can, however, attend the later church service but you must remain in the cathedral for the entire service and then you...More

Thank robertdQ1489ZV
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Just one observation. We visited a cathedral. House of worship. Instead of being part of a community of visitors enjoying the sights and sounds people were given earphones to learn about the cathedral. Yes, I’m well aware that these are educational and can be helpful...More

Thank hungrytraveler0
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We were truly blessed when we arrived, with no que (line to wait in ) Tuesday morning! We were also blessed by your generosity in allowing my blind husband and I to visit Westminster Abby at no charge. This was a beautiful gesture and allowed...More

1  Thank Brenda H
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This hidden gem through Little Deans Yard has the privilege of hosting Latin prays each morning in Westminster Abbey the two are interconnected over many centuries. The school regularly has over 90 out of 170 students each year gain entry to Oxford and Cambridge and...More

1  Thank Mark O
Reviewed 2 days ago

An amazing cathedral with so many historic tombs. It takes about 2 hours to visit. No pictures allowed.

2  Thank tfreedman
Reviewed 2 days ago

I have to admit that I was ridiculously excited about visiting Westminster Abbey long before I actually did. When I finally had the opportunity to go there this past week it was like a dream come true for me. I was actually surprised, however, at...More

2  Thank resviolist
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Have visited many times in the past- be prepared for construction at Big Ben, Parliament and Westminster. Check hours so you have time to visit and see the entire site. The gift store is lovely so do not skip it.

1  Thank Maureen S
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Had a great visit here, followed the audio guide around the abbey. There area number of kings and other famous people buried here.

1  Thank Roy L
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If you only had an afternoon to experience London on a
grand scale, Westminster would be a wise place to
start. The ornate Houses of Parliament and Westminster
Abbey sit adjacent at a corner of Parliament Square,
and a short stroll along The Mall leads to Buckingham
Palace. Trafalgar Square and Nelson's Column are just
up the road as well. As captivating as the
architecture is, the wonders of Mother Nature are
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24 September 2018|
Response from hungrytraveler0 | Reviewed this property |
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Tara P
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Response from Katarina S | Reviewed this property |
Purchased ahead, were able to stand in shorter line which was very good since there were a lot of visitors that day!
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Response from patpatrick96 | Reviewed this property |
We booked a bus tour that hit lots of tourist spots. They also get special "cut the line" privileges. We felt so special & didn't waste any time or leg fatigue standing in any lines. Well worth it!