Christmas carol service at Westminster Abbey (Dec 2018)

Address:
Westminster Abbey, Parliament Square, Westminster, London
Tel:
0207 222 5152

Dates and ticket price

Dates & Time:
16th, 23rd and 24th December 2018
6 PM to 7 PM (16th); 4 PM to 5 PM (23rd, 24th)
Tickets & Cost:
Service on the 16th: Free. No ticket required. See westminster-abbey.org
Services on the 23rd and 24th: Free, but you need to order a ticket in advance. See westminster-abbey.org

Getting to Westminster Abbey

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Buses:
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Trains:
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Enjoy a traditional service of lessons and Christmas carols at Westminster Abbey.

The music will be performed by St Margaret's Choir.

Note: Tickets are not required for the service on the 16th, but you must apply for a free ticket to attend the ones on the 23rd and 24th.

These carol services are not suitable for young children. If you want to attend one that's okay for kids then try the family carol concert at St. Paul's Cathedral.

 

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