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W e s t m i n s t e r A b b e y
Tutor Cherepanova V. M.
Westminster Abbey is a political and religious centre in Great Britain. And at the same time it's one of most beautiful and historic place in the country
Westminster Abbey was founded in the 10th century. More than a thousand years ago the first the Abbey was a monastery.
Cathedral church of st. Peter at Westminster which is almost called Westminster Abbey is
a gothic church in Westminster to the west of the Westminster palace.
It was built in gothic style with great decorations inside.
Westminster Abbey is a traditional place of coronation of English monarchs. William the Conqueror was crowned there and since many kings and queens followed this tradition.
There is the ancient Coronation Chair under which there is the Stone of Scone
Throne was brought to
England by King Edward
I as a sigh of defeat
Grave Henry VII Elizabeth of York
Many English Kings and queens were buried here.
Grave Elizabeth I
Mary Queen of Scots
Among them Elizabeth the I Tudor and Mary Stuart
George Frederick Handel
Among the graves of composers there are Clementy's grave, Handel's grave and others.
Francisca Henry Purcell's grave
Writers and Poets.
Many outstanding writers, composers, poets, are buried in Poet's Corner. They are Kipling, Chaucer, Purse, Dickens, Carroll.
Graves of Oscar Wild, Chaucer, Kipling and others
It is the place where monarchs have the wedding ceremony too.
The project in made by:
1)Leader Cherepanova V.M.
2) Kirik Christina (4/1)