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York Minster

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Dating back to medieval times, this splendid Church of England cathedral features magnificent 14th- and 15th-century stained glass, stonework and elaborate tombs.
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Minster Yard, York YO1 7HH, England
+44 1904 557201
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Whether you are approaching the outskirts of York or wandering around this tiny gem of a city, you are never far away from the magnificent minster. It has stood as a protector of the city for centuries and to visit it is an absolute must....More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed yesterday

We visited the undercote which was very interesting. The stain glass windows are spectacular - many guides to help and take you around - tours run all through the day

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank annettepawson
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The Amazing Cathedral of York,great and huge building. The price of the tour is not expensive. Perfect for a day with family or friends.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Eghufb
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One of the great cathedrals of the world, filled with history of yorks last 1000 years. A walking tour is essential to understand the significance of the architecture and the personalities that have walked through the portals

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank keanes7
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Had the pleasure once more of visiting the majestic York Minster. The Minster is a very imposing building rising above all else in York city centre. It is very easy to spend several hours in the Minster, looking at all the small individual chapels, some...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank smiffy53
Reviewed yesterday

such an impressive Cathedral and really worth paying to see inside. The tickets last for 12 months so you can go back as many times as you want!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 778pippan
Reviewed yesterday

get on a guided tour - you learn so much you would never have known without having one of their very knowledgeable guides - and our guide was also very funny - made it very enjoyable

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Robert H
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

First visit to York and the cathedral was top of the list. There's a bit of criticism of the £11 entry fee which appears quite steep. Perhaps not unreasonable however we made use of a tour guide at no extra expense. Elizabeth's knowledge was fantastic...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Toffeeman1965
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I live here in York and I suppose I did take my surroundings for granted so ventured out for the day ..York Minster is breath taking the views from the top show all york . Extremely interesting place

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank vikkiledger
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

York minster is a very special place to me as in April 2010 my now husband proposed to me in the door way of York minster so going there for a visit is so special it's a bit pricey to get in but we'll worth...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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