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900 years of history!

We'd been to see the War Memorial to the north of the Minster so as we meandered back towards... read more

Reviewed 19 April 2017
Jan159937
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Brighton, United Kingdom
Beautiful building with really helpful guides

Spent a couple of hours wandering around admiring the features of this wonderful old building. Even... read more

Reviewed 12 April 2017
Coralcaybelize
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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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Reviewed 19 April 2017

We'd been to see the War Memorial to the north of the Minster so as we meandered back towards Church Lane the Minster was open so we thought we'd take a look in. It's a magnificent building and beautifully cared for.

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Reviewed 12 April 2017

Spent a couple of hours wandering around admiring the features of this wonderful old building. Even better returning the following day to join the congregation for their Palm Sunday communion. A joy to enter a church and to be welcomed.

Thank Coralcaybelize
Reviewed 29 March 2017

I've visited halifax Minster for varying occasions school choir recitals And Christmas Carol concerts. It's a beautiful building and well worth a visit.

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Reviewed 19 March 2017

This is a really good church to visit and take a good look around the outside and the inside. The volunteers are extremely friendly and helpful. The are items to purchase from the little shop. At least an hour can we spent just looking around...More

Thank G3375TCwendyd
Reviewed 14 March 2017

As living in Halifax I have visited The Minster on many occasions, from childhood as it was then known as Halifax Parish Church. It was only when the Songs of Praise came to Halifax I realised how beautiful the ceiling was. A great part of...More

Thank Maisiegran
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Well worth a visit. Packed with history and amazing architecture over several centuries. A Halifax gem

Thank Edward3695
Reviewed 17 December 2016 via mobile

Wonderful building, lovely service and such well behaved students. Wow We would recommend a visit here. Close to Eureka centre and railway station. Strolling distance of bus station. A good place for quiet reflection.

Thank Geoff M
Reviewed 6 November 2016

It is a typical medieval church with huge stained glass windows and a Gothic look. As I was staying nearby, I walked there and spent a few minutes there and around the garden.

Thank Albert J
Reviewed 5 November 2016

From the outside this piece of religious history is slightly different looking to your standard churches or minsters but it is a subtle difference, but inside this wonderful building offers many hidden secrets, the magnificent tudor roof of the main chapel almost transports you back...More

Thank Thornheart
Reviewed 13 October 2016

The Elland Hospice choir held their christmas carol concert here. The band and choir wereexcellent which was greatly helped by the stunning accoustics.

Thank John W
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