Westminster Abbey

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Opening dates

Tuesday, January 1, 2019 to Thursday, December 31, 2020
The magnificent abbey is an integral part of British history and has seen the coronation of every English monarch since William the Conqueror in 1066. It is the burial place of many famous figures including Sir Isaac Newton, Charles Darwin, Sir Laurence Olivier and Stephen Hawking. The Coronation Chair is on display in St George's Chapel while Poets' Corner woos lovers of literature.

Price

Free

Times

Mon-Fri 9.30am-3.30pm, Jan-Apr, Sep-Dec, Sat 9am-1pm, May-Aug, Sat 9am-3pm, some areas may be closed to the public at short notice

Westminster Abbey

Address: Broad Sanctuary
Postal code: SW1P 3PA
Phone number: 020 7222 5152
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Plan journey

A general view of Westminster Abbey, London, as much of Britain woke up to a blanket of snow after the big freeze brought dumps of up to 16cm, grounded planes and caused road and rail disruption
The grounds of Westminster Abbey, on a wet Bank Holiday Monday