Westminster is a district in , part of the wider . The area, which extends from the to has many visitor attractions and historic landmarks, including the , , , and much of the shopping and entertainment district.
Photo: Colin, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Notable Places in the Area

The area around , often called the West End, is the entertainment heart of . Photo: Aurelien Guichard, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Art gallery
The is an art museum in in the , in . Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Ferris wheel
The , or the Millennium Wheel, is a cantilevered observation wheel on the of the in London. Photo: Swgreed, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is an art gallery located in London. It houses the United Kingdom's national collection of international modern and contemporary art, and forms part of the Tate group together with , and . Photo: Christine Matthews, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Localities in the Area

Noisy, vibrant and truly multicultural, is a megalopolis of people, ideas and frenetic energy. Photo: Diliff, CC BY 3.0.

The , also known as the City, or the Square Mile, is the area of that originally lay within the ancient city walls. Photo: jikatu, CC BY-SA 2.0.

is a district of central , at the heart of the United Kingdom's royal and political life. Photo: Pablo BM, CC BY 2.0.


51.5004° or 51° 30' 1.6" north
-0.1265° or 0° 7' 35.5" west
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72 feet (22 metres)
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node 7646215719
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  • Abkhazian: Westminster
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  • Arabic: وستمنستر
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  • Armenian: Վեսթմինսթեր
  • Armenian: Վեստմինստեր
  • Asturian; Bable: Westminster
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  • Basque: Westminster
  • Belarusian: Ўэстмінстэр
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  • Bulgarian: Уестминстър
  • Catalan: Ciutat de Westminster Centre
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  • English, Old (ca.450-1100): Westmynster
  • English: City of Westminster
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  • Korean: 웨스터민스터
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  • Latin: Westmonasterium
  • Letzeburgesch: Westminster
  • Lithuanian: Vestminsteris
  • Macedonian: Вестминстер
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  • Mingrelian: ვესტმინსტერი
  • Norwegian: Westminster
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Westminster
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  • Panjabi: ਵੈਸਟਮਿੰਸਟਰ
  • Persian: وست‌مینستر
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  • Russian: Вестминстер
  • Scots: Wastmeenster
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  • Serbian: Vestminster
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  • Sindhi: ويسٽ منسٽر
  • Slovak: Westminster
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  • South Azerbaijani: وست‌مینستر
  • Spanish: Ciudad de Westminster
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  • Swedish: Westminster
  • Tagalog: Westminster
  • Tajik: Вестминстер
  • Tamil: வெஸ்ட்மின்ஸ்டர்
  • Telugu: వెస్ట్ మిన్స్టర్
  • Thai: Westminster
  • Thai: เวสต์มินสเตอร์
  • Turkish: City of Westminster
  • Turkish: Westminster
  • Ukrainian: Вестмінстер
  • Urdu: ویسٹ منسٹر
  • Urdu: ویسٹمنسٹر
  • Vietnamese: Westminster
  • Welsh: Westminster
  • Western Panjabi: ویسٹ منسٹر
  • Wu Chinese: 威斯敏斯特
  • Yoruba: Westminster
  • Yue Chinese: 西敏

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