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“Beautiful hidden gem of Halifax”
Review of Halifax Minster

Halifax Minster
Ranked #6 of 41 things to do in Halifax
Certificate of Excellence
Useful Information: Activities for young children, Wheelchair access, Activities for older children
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Useful Information: Activities for young children, Wheelchair access, Activities for older children
Reviewed 4 August 2017

This building is well worth a visit. It is only minutes away from Piece Hall and is very old and unusual. The architecture and history of the church are remarkable. Helpful attendants in there too.

Thank Jancrow4
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Reviewed 8 July 2017

Helpful, friendly guides and worth a visit as a lot of history. Look round at the windows, monuments and the gravestones.

Thank sirieix
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Reviewed 30 May 2017

Not a lot to say the minster is steeped in history, stands in tree shrouded gardens within walking distance of the town centre

Thank sportster56
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Reviewed 24 May 2017

been here a few times as a wedding photographer, the building is stunning, very beautiful architecture, and steeped in history, friendly verger couldn't help us enough.

Thank looneylegs
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Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

Halifax Minster has a darkened exterior due to centuries of industrial smoke but venture within because treasures abound. The Duke of Wellington's Regiment Chapel contains many of their old colours (flags) which saw action in many historic battles. Look up to the ceiling and see coats of arms painted in the C17th. Clear(ish) glass windows were installed following iconoclasm in the ECW and are stunning examples of their kind. The Minster contains two organs, a largely C20th instrument by Harrison's and a chamber organ in the side chapel. The Minster has level access and a friendly welcoming team with laminated guides provided in many languages.

Thank HistoryNeedsYou
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