Westminster Abbey is a church steeped in history and it has seen various royal weddings and coronations over the years. It is also the resting place of many kings and queens as well as some of Britain's historic figures including Charles Darwin, Charles Dickens, and Isaac Newton.
Enjoy 360 views of London from the open-top deck of the bus. Hop on and off across 7 different routes and over 100 bus stops to visit the
key sights and top attractions including: Tower Bridge, Tower of London, St Paul’s Cathedral, Big Ben, Houses of Parliament, Westminster Abbey, Buckingham Palace, Hyde Park, Marble Arch, Piccadilly Circus, Trafalgar Square, Nelson’s Column, National Gallery, Downing Street, Shakespeare Globe Theatre and many more…
- Explore the setting of many royal weddings and coronations
- Visit the Nave, the Grave of the Unknown warrior and honoring those that have died in international military conflict.
- Marvel at the Gothic style of this building that's over 700 years old
- See the historic coronation chair
- It is the final resting place of many great Britains in their royal tombs
- Stare in awe at the Queen's Window, designed by one of the most influential British artists of The Queen's reign, David Hockney. The window was formally dedicated on 2nd October 2018
Westminster Abbey commentary
Whilst you marvel at the Gothic style of the Abbey, make use of the free audio guide that comes with
your ticket. This allows you to take the tour in twelve different languages including English, French, German, Spanish, Russian, Mandarin and Japanese
Vouchers must be redeemed with The Original Tour staff at any of our bus-stops or at the Original London Visitor Centre located at 17-19 Cockspur Street, Trafalgar Square, SWIY 5BL.
At redemption clients receive a ticket to hop-on hop-off the bus and a fast track entry to Westminster Abbey. From the time of validation Westminster Abbey tickets are valid for use within 7 days.
Westminster Abbey is located at 20 Dean's Yard, London, SW1P 3PA. The closest bus stop is Big Ben and the Houses of Parliament.
Westminster Abbey Opening Hours:
Monday - Friday: 9.30am - 3.30pm (6pm Wednesdays)
Saturday: 9.30am - 1.30pm
Closures: Westminster Abbey is a working church and subject to occasional closures due to Special Services. We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.