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Address: Minster Yard, York YO1 7HH, England
Phone Number: 01904 557201
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Sun 12:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Mon - Sat 9:00 am - 5:30 pm
Activities: Group tours/walking tour
Description: 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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This was one of the most amazing places I have ever visited. The history, stained glass windows, and architecture was quite compelling. They have an exhibition downstairs which... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 30, 2015
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015 NEW

This was one of the most amazing places I have ever visited. The history, stained glass windows, and architecture was quite compelling. They have an exhibition downstairs which explains how this was built on top of a Roman garrison. You can see some of the artifacts too. But the best part in the cathedral itself. You can feel the history.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015 NEW

luckily we had free passes or this is expensive and people would probably donate anyway. Shame the church of England feels the need to charge the public to visit

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Manchester, New Hampshire
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015 NEW

Beautiful and amazing architecture! Stunning stainless throughout. Climbed the stairs to the top, 276 steps. Once committed you must continue but oh the panoramic views over Old York from the top. As your climbing you can just imagine how many people and who walk up those stairs before you. Because of the US currency conversion I thought the fee was... More 

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Motherwell, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015 NEW

Worth popping in to see the splendour of the interior but not really worth £10 to walk around further.

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Rafz, Schaffhausen, Switzerland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015 NEW

The Minster is a place you have to see! It costs 10£ but if you read that the Minster costs 2000£ a day (!) I think it is ok. The Minster has wonderful glass windows (the biggest ones in England. If you do not want to pay you can attend a service in the Minster. I can recommend the Evensong... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015 NEW

York Mayor Minster is a truly beautiful cathedral. It rained the day we visited, which was a little disappointing as we'd hoped to spend a while sitting in the Dean's Garden which overlooks the cathedral. However the rain brought out fabulous colours in the garden, which is great for photos! The Minster is still undergoing a restoration project for its... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015 NEW

Have been to York Minster many times. But yesterday was the first time we have ever been inside.I was always unwilling to pay entry fee which i found expensive. But will let u into a little secret. If u go into shop that is in minster u can actually get into minster free.Yes free.All u do is stand at exit... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015 NEW

Go with guide/guidebook otherwise you will end up hanging around. It' s very nice piece of architecture and history in Yorkshire. There are videos inside to show you how it was build. I would love to go there during Christmas.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

So stunning, and the gardens surrounding the Minster are beautiful too. Didn't get a chance to go inside, but I hear it's worth the climb!

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW via mobile

Always love coming to the Minster whenever I/we visit York. Got to be SOMETHING for EVERYONE who visits, ANYTIME of the year.

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Additional Information about York Minster

Address: Minster Yard, York YO1 7HH, England
Phone Number: 01904 557201
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  York
Open Hours:
Sunday 12:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Monday 9:00 am - 5:30 pm
Tuesday 9:00 am - 5:30 pm
Wednesday 9:00 am - 5:30 pm
Thursday 9:00 am - 5:30 pm
Friday 9:00 am - 5:30 pm
Saturday 9:00 am - 5:30 pm

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