What To Expect
Westminster Abbey is steeped in more than a thousand years of history! A treasure house of paintings, stained glass pavements, textiles and other artefacts, Westminster Abbey is also the place where some of the most significant people in the nations history are buried or commemorated. Taken as a whole the tombs and memorials comprise the most significant single collection of monumental sculpture anywhere in the United Kingdom. The Westminster Abbey is a must see living pageant of British history. Every year Westminster Abbey welcomes over one million visitors who want to explore this wonderful 700 year old building.