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“lantern tower”(5 reviews)
“lovely church”(5 reviews)
“city centre”(7 reviews)
This historic church reflects a variety of architectural styles and detail dating from the tenth century.
High Ousegate, York, England
+44 1904 631116
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All reviews lantern tower lovely church city centre original church lovely stained glass worth a stop steeped in history on display well worth a visit dragoon pulpit guild guard century badge soldiers memorial
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Reviewed December 15, 2018

Lovely church in the centre of York, open to the public every day. Some good information dotted around inside about the church and it's history. The lantern tower is fascinating - used in the past to guide people, coaches into York

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Russell J
Reviewed December 2, 2018

Parish of All Saints' Pavement is a lovely church in the centre of York. We came across it by chance, while walking the streets of York. It was a nice change to see this church. Really lovely inside and at the time of our visit...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Dimitris L
Reviewed November 19, 2018

The wonderful poppies on display at the Church were a poignant sight to behold. My husband and I visited to see the poppies cascading down the walls outside the Church and then went in to see the various displays inside. There were several pictures of...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Linda N
Reviewed November 14, 2018

The church is not big but the badge of various guild and army regiment and branches give you a feeling of being so close to local resident. The window glass is marvelous. I came on Remembrance Sunday and 100 anniversary of WW1 armistice and the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Diemmy
Reviewed November 12, 2018 via mobile

I have to admit that my favorite thing about this church is the name. Apparently having pavement in front of achurch was anew and wonderful invention. But it is also a lovely and serene space with a beautifully carved pulpit and lovely stained glass.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank ShannonD693
Reviewed August 22, 2018

This place is beautiful inside and out. It is easily accessible from many main heritage and shopping areas - including Yorvik and the Shambles. The use that was made of the lantern tower is so important, as a historical beacon leading people into York and...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank honeysrascal
Reviewed August 15, 2018 via mobile

Wonderful to find such a tranquil place in the centre of a busy city. A church steeped in history. Exquisite font, stunning windows, one of which is a memorial to soldiers lost in Afghanistan. Detailed information leaflets freely available. Well worth a visit. Well Worth...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Loobeloo999
Reviewed July 24, 2018 via mobile

Parish Of All Saints ,Pavement is a wonderful city centre church that looks absolutely lovely. The church dates from the 14th century with alterations to the original church taking place in 1780 and 1834. The church is free to enter and the wonderful stained glass...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank 293neilk
Reviewed March 27, 2018

We found this church in the centre of York and were delighted to find the door unlocked. Inside. it is a peaceful haven from the busy traffic outside. The furnishings are of interest and the west window is a reconstruction of 14c work. The distinctive...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Michael C
Reviewed February 11, 2018

All Saints Pavement is situated right in the centre of the busy city of York. A very peaceful quite place with some wonderful architecture. Especially interesting is the pulpit with its elaborate carving and inscriptions. The church is well worth a visit.

Date of experience: February 2018
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