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Mourners Begin Arriving at Westminster Abbey for Queen’s State Funeral

Guests and officials begin to take their places at Westminster Abbey, on Sept. 19. 

Guests and officials begin to take their places at Westminster Abbey, on Sept. 19. 

Photographer: Frank Augstein/WPA Pool/Getty Images

Mourners are arriving at Westminster Abbey for the Queen's state funeral, with members of the royal family and world leaders among 2,000 people expected at the ceremony.

Crowds of mourners have flocked to London, Windsor and royal sites throughout the UK on the national bank holiday, with the service set to draw millions of TV viewers across the globe.