Visiting Downside Abbey Church

The abbey church is open from 9.30am until 6pm to visitors, but please be aware that masses and services do take place throughout the day so access may be limited at times. 

If you are unable to make a physical trip to see Downside, why not make a virtual visit by clicking here.

Our guidebook is available to buy online before you visit (click here) or from our Visitor Centre on the day.   

We offer guided tours which are a fantastic way to get the most from your visit. Click here to arrange a tour.

Our Visitor Centre is a great way to end your visit to the Church, which contains books and gifts to buy, a café and rooms to hire. Click here to find out more.