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Address: Minster Yard, York YO1 7HH, England
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+44 1904 557201
09:00 - 17:30
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Sun 12:30 - 17:00
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Dating back to medieval times, this splendid Church of England cathedral...

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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Attending Choral Evensong at York Minster on a Monday evening was truly memorable. It surely is one of the most beautiful cathedrals in England.

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Umhlanga, kwaZulu Natal
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Attending Choral Evensong at York Minster on a Monday evening was truly memorable. It surely is one of the most beautiful cathedrals in England.

Thank TrevorandMerryl
Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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Architecture is brilliant. Well worth joining a tour,. Guides are well informed & make the visit worthwhile.

Thank PhilTyler
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Reviewed yesterday NEW

A pricetag of GBP 10,- was too steep for me, it's a pity, but hey, there's modern times for you. I've been there before, in '81 and did some brassrubbing there. Now, I just walked around the thing.....

Thank Job H
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW

If you are around check if the Minster has an Evening Song Service and if yes go 20mins before the service and you will get in free and naturally as you go in you are able to view the windows etc. The time I went we were put into the Choir Stalls as they do not always get many attending.... More 

Thank het15
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
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So I've been to York several times and only just now been inside the Minster! This place does not disappoint. You do not need to be religious to enjoy the beauty inside and out. Our guide Sarah was amazing. A wealth of knowledge with added humour, perfect. I recommend having a guide as things were pointed out that you will... More 

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Thurso, United Kingdom
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Considering the age of the Minster, it is an incredible place of worship.I enjoyed the undercroft, with views of the first minster walls.

Thank ac w
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
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Great price. You could spend all day or just a couple of hours. We did the tour,which was very informative.

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Bradford, United Kingdom
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I didnt think i would be in the Minster long but 2 and a half hours later my legs were tired and I had not seen it all. I will need to go back but as your ticket is valid for 12 months next time will be free.

Thank Karen H
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Fantastic place to visit, we were in awe of the Minster. The only let down was the expensive gift shop, you can buy most things in the gift shops in the city a lot cheaper.

Thank Tracey C
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Lovely minster with lots to see, even for our family who arent religious. The building is amazing and you ger kids can borrow an explorers pack with torch, binoculars, i-spy cards and sketch book. The undercroft is well worth a visit to look at the roman origins of the minster and the gift shop is good.

Thank jgghgg

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