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Halifax Minster

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Quick wander round

Just a quick wander round for us. Two lovely ladies greeted us and let us free to meander offering... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
janeandmo
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Kingston-upon-Hull, United Kingdom
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Atmospheric Minster

Wonderful place, dripping with history, peaceful and calming. Lots of details to see. Very helpful... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
TravellingPandaA2B
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Leighton Buzzard, United Kingdom
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A 900 year old Grade 1 church with extremely fine historic furnishings, fascinating history and wonderful stories
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Causeway | Causeway, Halifax HX1 1QL, England
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All reviewsparish churchthe stained glass windowssteeped in historywell worth a visitfriendly volunteersinformed guidelovely churchadditional informationschool choirchristmas eveheritage weekendquick lookinteresting buildingpoints of interestgreat architectureold buildinglots of history
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just a quick wander round for us. Two lovely ladies greeted us and let us free to meander offering us a cup of tea if we wanted one. There is a nice WWI poetry display at the moment. The church is set out very nicely...More

Thank janeandmo
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wonderful place, dripping with history, peaceful and calming. Lots of details to see. Very helpful guides. Well worth a look.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Popped in here one sunny Sunday. Helpful volunteers, useful loo, lovely church to look at, choir was rehearsing for Evensong which was nice. Didn't take hours, but worth a look. Prices in gift shop are reasonable, got a few bargains.

1  Thank M F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you're into churches this would probably be an hour to 90minutes. The person who welcomed us could not have done a better job. There was a service taking place in the side chapel which we could have joined, but we were told that we...More

1  Thank John R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I loved my visit to this stunning church. The man on the door was very helpful with all my questions. The history here is amazing. Look out for the grave stone from 1620!

Thank JoAnne L
Reviewed 13 August 2018

The outside of the building is very much still black with the remnants of the industrial ages but the inside is very nice and interesting.

Thank WillStaffordshire
Reviewed 24 July 2018

This is one of the lovieliest churches I have ever visited, the stained glass windows are beautiful. Its so peaceful in there and the Lady church warden is very friendly and informative.If you are in Halifax you really must visit.

Thank christine l
Reviewed 23 July 2018

This Building is a must to visit for it's Architecture. A great place to visit if you want peace and to sit and think and ponder.

Thank patdale2018
Reviewed 23 July 2018

Interesting building with beautiful stained glass. Not large in size but worth half an hour of your time

Thank Dawn R
Reviewed 20 July 2018

Not the most beautiful building but many fine features, particularly liked the gargoyles outside and the Wellington Chapel with the colours from Waterloo.

1  Thank theoriginalMartin
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Response from Dawn R | Reviewed this property |
I’m afraid I don’t know as we only visited there for one afternoon.
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