St Margaret’s Church

St. Margaret’s, known as ‘the church on Parliament Square’, is a 12th-century church next to Westminster Abbey. It’s also sometimes called ‘the parish church of the House of Commons’. Everyone’s welcome to visit or come along to our services.

Services at St Margaret’s

We hold one regular service each week, normally the Sung Eucharist on Sundays at 11:00am. This is a traditional-language service that lasts for about an hour, and is followed by refreshments.

More about our services

Service times

1st - 30th September 2023
Sunday, 3rd September 2023
Thirteenth Sunday after Trinity
6.00pm Evening Service
Sunday, 10th September 2023
Fourteenth Sunday after Trinity
6.00pm Evening Service
6.00pm Evening Service
Sunday, 17th September 2023
Fifteenth Sunday after Trinity
6.00pm Evening Service
Sunday, 24th September 2023
Sixteenth Sunday after Trinity
6.00pm Evening Service


Information for visitors

St Margaret’s welcomes all visitors, and entry is free.

Please check our opening times before visiting, as the church is closed sometimes.

Visitor opening times
Monday-Friday: 9.30am-3.30pm
Saturday: 9.30-1.30pm
Sunday: 2.30-4.30pm

How to get to St Margaret's Church

St Margaret's Church, St Margaret St, London SW1P 3JX


Westminster (Jubilee, District & Circle Lines)
St. James’s Park (District and Circle Lines)

National Rail

London Victoria (0.8 miles)
London Waterloo (0.8 miles)


Find your best journey via the Transport for London website

Upcoming events at St Margaret's Church

If you have any questions about St Margaret’s Church, please contact:

Pamela Carrington
Rector’s secretary
[email protected]
020 7654 4847

For any enquiries relating to the Choir of St Margaret's, please contact:

Suzanne Wilson
Music Secretary
[email protected]
020 7654 4842