Ben van Oosten

 
 

THIS EVENT ENDED ON THE 22ND JULY 2014

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Westminster Abbey, Dean's Yard, Westminster, London SW1P 3PA 
 
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Dates:
22nd July 2014
 
OPENING TIMES
Tue 7pm
 

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The second of five recitals by internationally acclaimed organists taking place at Westminster Abbey for its Summer Organ Festival 2014, Ben van Oosten performs on the Abbey's magnificent five-manual Harrison and Harrison organ on Tuesday 22nd July. Subsequent concerts are: Tuesday 29th July - James O'Donnell; Tuesday 5th August - Daniel Cook; Tuesday 12th August - Martin Ford. Booking opens April 2014.

 

About Westminster Abbey

Most famous nowadays as the venue for royal weddings - including the marriage of Prince William and Catherine Middleton in 2011 - Westminster Abbey is also both the coronation and burial site of many a past British monarch. Elizabeth I, Mary I, Mary II, Edward the Confessor, Edward I, Edward III, Edward VI, Henry III, Henry V, Henry VII, James I, George II, Richard II, Charles II and William III are all buried in wonderful Westminster Abbey. More about Westminster Abbey

LondonTown.com - Ben van Oosten Location Map

 
 
 
Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Westminster Tube Station
 
4 minutes walk
 
St James's Park Tube Station
 
5 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
Charing Cross Railway Station
 
12 minutes walk
 
Victoria Railway Station
 
14 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Q-Park Westminster
 
2 minutes walk
 
Q-Park Trafalgar
 
11 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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Conrad London St. James
London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £199  41% off
22-28 Broadway, SW1H | 4 minutes from Ben van Oosten
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St Ermin's Hotel London
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £124  33% off
2 Caxton Street, SW1H | 5 minutes from Ben van Oosten
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DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Westminster
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £78  23% off
30 John Islip Street, SW1P | 8 minutes from Ben van Oosten
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Jubilee Gardens, 3 Belvedere Road, South Bank, SE1 | 9 minutes from Ben van Oosten
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The Ruling Class
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Trafalgar Studios, 14 Whitehall, SW1A | 10 minutes from Ben van Oosten
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Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown
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Playhouse Theatre, Northumberland Avenue, WC2N | 12 minutes from Ben van Oosten
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London > Entertainment > Classical Music
Smith Square, Westminster, London SW1P | 4 minutes from Ben van Oosten
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Westminster Cathedral
London > Entertainment > Classical Music
42 Francis Street, Westminster, London SW1P | 10 minutes from Ben van Oosten
Neo-Byzantine Roman Catholic church. London’s only example of neo-Byzantine architecture and principal Roman Catholic Church, offers a magnificent campanile that emerges 274 feet into the sky. While ... More
 
 
 
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Curzon Victoria
London > Entertainment > Cinemas
58 Victoria Street, SW1E | 10 minutes from Ben van Oosten
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London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
Dean's Yard, Westminster, London SW1P | Same location as Ben van Oosten
Most famous nowadays as the venue for royal weddings - including the marriage of Prince William and Catherine Middleton in 2011 - Westminster Abbey is also ... More
 
 
 
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Jewel Tower
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
Abingdon Street, Westminster, London SW1P | 1 minute from Ben van Oosten
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St Margaret's Church
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
St Margaret's Church, Westminster, London SW1P | 2 minutes from Ben van Oosten
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London > Shopping > Delicatessens
Brompton Road, Knightsbridge, SW1X | 8 minutes from Ben van Oosten
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Crockatt and Powell
London > Shopping > Books
119-120 Lower Marsh, South Bank, London SE1 | 12 minutes from Ben van Oosten
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Lock & Co
London > Shopping > Clothing
6 St James's Street, St James's, London SW1A | 12 minutes from Ben van Oosten
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London > Restaurants > British restaurants
20 Dean's Yard, Westminster Abbey, SW1P | Same location as Ben van Oosten
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The Cinnamon Club
London > Restaurants > Indian/South Asian restaurants
The Old Westminster Library, 30 Great Smith Street, Westminster, London SW1P | 2 minutes from Ben van Oosten
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Pret A Manger
London > Restaurants > Cafes and Delis
47 Great Peter Street, SW1P | 3 minutes from Ben van Oosten
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10 Coptic Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1A | 25 minutes from Ben van Oosten
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Cookery School
London > Education > Cookery Courses
15B Little Portland Street, W1W | 27 minutes from Ben van Oosten
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London > Education > Adult Education
19 Wigmore Street, W1U | 28 minutes from Ben van Oosten
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London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
5th Floor, Harrods, Westminster, London SW1X | 8 minutes from Ben van Oosten
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London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
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Jubilee Gardens
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
3 Belvedere Road, South Bank, South Bank, London SE1 | 9 minutes from Ben van Oosten
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Red Lion Pub
London > Nightlife > Pubs
48 Parliament Street, Whitehall, Westminster, London SW1A | 5 minutes from Ben van Oosten
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3 Brewers Green, Buckingham Gate, Westminster, London SW1H | 6 minutes from Ben van Oosten
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39 - 41 Palace Street, Westminster, London SW1E | 10 minutes from Ben van Oosten
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London > Nightlife > Bars
Corinthia Hotel London, Whitehall Place, Westminster, London SW1A | 10 minutes from Ben van Oosten
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Victoria Street, Westminster, London SW1P | Same location as Ben van Oosten
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London > Business > Venue Hire
Storey's Gate, Westminster, London SW1H | 3 minutes from Ben van Oosten
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The Queen Elizabeth II Conference Centre
London > Business > Venue Hire
Broad Sanctuary, Westminster, London SW1P | 3 minutes from Ben van Oosten
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Westminster Abbey events

 
Parliament Seminar: In Defence Of WarParliament Seminar: In Defence Of WarA seminar for parliamentarians.24th November 2014Monday 24th November 2014 Where:
Westminster Abbey,   Dean's Yard      SW1P 3PA
Category: event
Today Only
Parliament Seminar: In Defence Of War
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Literary Events & Book Signings
PRICING  phone for prices
DATES  Monday 24th November 2014 - 6.30pm
VENUE  Westminster Abbey 
A seminar for parliamentarians.
Westminster Abbey Midnight Mass, Christmas Carols & ServicesWestminster Abbey Midnight Mass, Christmas Carols & ServicesWestminster Abbey Midnight Mass, Christmas Carols & ServicesPack inside one of London's most famous landmarks for an old-fashioned service to take you right through to Christmas Day. Westminster Abbey has been at the centre of royal and religious life in Britain since the time of William the Conqueror who was crowned here on Christmas Day 1066, following the successful Norman invasion of the British Isles. 30th November 2014Thursday 25th December 2014 Where:
Westminster Abbey,   Dean's Yard      SW1P 3PA
Category: event
On Soon
Westminster Abbey Midnight Mass, Christmas Carols & Services
event > Seasonal > Christmas
PRICING  Free, some tickets required
DATES  30th November to 25th December 2014
VENUE  Westminster Abbey 
Pack inside one of London's most famous landmarks for an old-fashioned service to take you right through to Christmas Day. Westminster Abbey has been at the centre of royal and religious life in Britain since the time of William the Conqueror who was crowned here on Christmas Day 1066, following the successful Norman invasion of the British Isles. ... More about this event
 
Christmas At Westminster Abbey: Service of Lesson & CarolsChristmas At Westminster Abbey: Service of Lesson & CarolsCelebrate Christmas this year in the beautiful splendour of Westminster Abbey, one of the world's great churches with a history stretching back over a thousand years.23rd December 2014Tuesday 23rd December 2014 Where:
Westminster Abbey,   Dean's Yard      SW1P 3PA
Category: event
On Soon
Christmas At Westminster Abbey: Service of Lesson & Carols
event > Seasonal > Christmas
PRICING  Free ticketed
DATES  Tuesday 23rd December 2014 - 6pm-7pm
VENUE  Westminster Abbey 
Celebrate Christmas this year in the beautiful splendour of Westminster Abbey, one of the world's great churches with a history stretching back over a thousand years.
Service Of Lesson & CarolsService Of Lesson & CarolsCelebrate Christmas this year in the beautiful splendour of Westminster Abbey, one of the world's great churches with a history stretching back over a thousand years.24th December 2014Wednesday 24th December 2014 Where:
Westminster Abbey,   Dean's Yard      SW1P 3PA
Category: event
Free EventOn Soon
Service Of Lesson & Carols
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Spiritual & Religious | PRICING  Free  
DATES  Wednesday 24th December 2014 - 4pm-5pm
VENUE  Westminster Abbey 
Celebrate Christmas this year in the beautiful splendour of Westminster Abbey, one of the world's great churches with a history stretching back over a thousand years.
First Eucharist Of ChristmasFirst Eucharist Of ChristmasCelebrate Christmas this year in the beautiful splendour of Westminster Abbey, one of the world's great churches with a history stretching back over a thousand years.24th December 2014Wednesday 24th December 2014 Where:
Westminster Abbey,   Dean's Yard      SW1P 3PA
Category: event
Free EventOn Soon
First Eucharist Of Christmas
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Spiritual & Religious | PRICING  Free  
DATES  Wednesday 24th December 2014 - 11.30pm-0.30am
VENUE  Westminster Abbey 
Celebrate Christmas this year in the beautiful splendour of Westminster Abbey, one of the world's great churches with a history stretching back over a thousand years.
Sung EucharistSung EucharistCelebrate Christmas in the beautiful splendour of Westminster Abbey, one of the world's great churches with a history stretching back over a thousand years.25th December 2014Thursday 25th December 2014 Where:
Westminster Abbey,   Dean's Yard      SW1P 3PA
Category: event
Free Event 
Sung Eucharist
event > Seasonal > Christmas | PRICING  Free  
DATES  Thursday 25th December 2014 - 10.30am-11.30am
VENUE  Westminster Abbey 
Celebrate Christmas in the beautiful splendour of Westminster Abbey, one of the world's great churches with a history stretching back over a thousand years.

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Parliament Seminar: In Defence Of War
Exhibitions | On 24th November 2014 

Westminster Abbey

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Houses of Parliament Guided Tours
Houses of Parliament Guided Tours
Tours | Until 31st December 2015 

Houses of Parliament 3 minutes walk from Westminster Abbey

One of the world's most iconic buildings is The Palace of Westminster, more commonly known as the Houses of Parliament. ...More

 
Magnificat
Concerts | On 24th November 2014 

St John's Smith Square 4 minutes walk from Westminster Abbey

The Whitehall Choir and London Baroque Sinfonia perform Bach and CPE Bach's Magnificat. Conducted by Paul Spicer....More

Modern War Gardens: Paradise Lost
Exhibitions | Until 5th January 2015 

Garden Museum 8 minutes walk from Westminster Abbey

London-based photojournalist, filmmaker and writer Lalage Snow takes a look at conflict in the modern world and how the inhabitants ...More

Gardens And War
Exhibitions | Until 24th December 2014 

Garden Museum 8 minutes walk from Westminster Abbey

Exhibition at the Garden Museum examining the way in the which the domestic garden has been utilised by the state ...More

Eyeskate
Eyeskate
Seasonal | Until 4th January 2015 

London Eye 10 minutes walk from Westminster Abbey

In its fifth year on the South Bank this winter, the London Eye open air ice rink is ...More

 
Not About Heroes
Theatre | Until 6th December 2014 

Trafalgar Studios 10 minutes walk from Westminster Abbey

Feelgood Theatre Productions presents Stephen MacDonald's drama, which uses First World War poetry, letters and autobiographical writings to reconstruct the ...More

East is East
East is East
Theatre | Until 3rd January 2015 

Trafalgar Studios 10 minutes walk from Westminster Abbey

Award-winning playwright Ayub Khan Din's first play, East is East, which premiered at the Royal Court and was later turned ...More

 
BP Spotlight: New Brutalist Image 1949–55
Exhibitions | Until 10th April 2015 

Tate Britain 11 minutes walk from Westminster Abbey

Display of photographs, drawings, proposals and sculptures capturing the building of the Hunstanton School in Norfolk, featuring pieces by Eduardo ...More

The Turner Prize 2014
The Turner Prize 2014
Exhibitions | Until 4th January 2015 

Tate Britain 11 minutes walk from Westminster Abbey

Set up in 1984, the Tate's Turner Prize has been courting controversy ever since. The most ...More

 
 
 
 
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