Learning at Westminster Abbey

Westminster Abbey offers a wealth of great learning experiences. Whether you are able to visit in person or virtually, we welcome schools, universities, community groups and youth groups from the UK and overseas, and offer fun activities for families during the holidays.

Overseas schools and universities

Book your overseas school or university group for a self-led tour on weekdays from September to July.

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Keep up to date with upcoming events and activities for schools groups or families by signing up to our mailing list.

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Westminster Abbey Institute

The Institute works with the public service institutions around Parliament Square to promote moral and spiritual values in public life. Its twice-yearly programmes of lectures and meetings are open to the public.

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Library & research

Our library and muniment room house the extensive and historic collections of books, manuscripts and archival material belonging to the Dean and Chapter of Westminster. It's the definitive resource for research into all aspects of the Abbey’s history.

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The Choir of Westminster Abbey rehearse in Westminster Abbey before a concert

Abbey Choir School

Our School gives boys from all backgrounds the opportunity to become a chorister and receive an excellent all-round education.

Visit the Choir School website