Westminster Abbey

20 Deans Yd, London SW1P 3PA, United Kingdom

Westminster Abbey plays an important role in Britain's history since it was open in 960.

Coronations of monarchs have been happening at Westminster Abbey since 1066. Most royal weddings took place at Westminster Abbey, including the most recent wedding of Prince William and Duchess of Cambridge, Catherine Middleton. Prince Charles and Lady Diana Spencer wedding was held at St.Paul's Cathedral.

Many famous British people are buried at Westminster Abbey, including Sir Isaac Newton and Charles Darwin.

Westminster Abbey is one of such historic sights in London that is best visited with a tour guide. Audio tours are also available in 10 languages and are highly recommended.

For more information about Westminster Abbey, and to purchase tickets online, please visit Westminster Abbey website.

If you are taking Big Bus London double-decker sightseeing tour, the stop for Westminster Abbey is #25 for both Blue and Red routes, but you can also get off the bus at stops #12 or #13 for Whitehall and Westminster Bridge, and take a short walk to Westminster Abbey. The Houses of Parliament and Big Ben are also nearby.

Welcome to Westminster Abbey