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Church of St. Michael le Belfrey

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historically very interesting

The welcoming guide was very helping pointing out things of interest. Guy Fawkes connection was on... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Julie M
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Pontefract, United Kingdom
Lovely Church

Beautiful church, inside and out. Would visit again. We went inside but looked from a distance... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
341jags
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London, United Kingdom
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Built between 1525 and 1536 during the period of English Reformation, this historic church stands majestically alongside York Minster.
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Church of England | Deangate, York YO1 7EN, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The welcoming guide was very helping pointing out things of interest. Guy Fawkes connection was on interest. The pews are very old and it was sad to hear they are to be removed which will take the soul out of the church. The organ is...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful church, inside and out. Would visit again. We went inside but looked from a distance and there was a service was being performed. The staff were friendly.

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed December 6, 2018

lovely stunning church full of history holding services. it is next to the cathedral and is near other attractions.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed December 2, 2018 via mobile

Popped in after the Minster to visit the church in its shadow and see where Guy Fawkes was baptised. We were greeted at the door by two welcoming ladies  and very quickly heard from them about the Holy Spirit and noticed the sound controls, mikes,...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank pjl29
Reviewed November 1, 2018

Really nice Church - fascinating stained glass windows and a friendly welcome. Church that caters for traditional and contemporary worship.

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Freedom51822097779
Reviewed October 15, 2018

What a lovely Church by the side of the York Minster. They had pictures of the windows stuck to the pews explaining what each picture depicted, this was very interesting. There were volunteers on duty chatting to visitors, and I had a chat with the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank June188
Reviewed October 12, 2018 via mobile

We went in the church on purpose as we wanted to have a few quiet moments. Really an impressive church and worth seeing it.

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank PIA K
Reviewed October 12, 2018 via mobile

This lovely 16th century little church is overshadowed by York Minster, but it is located right next to it and is certainly worth a quick visit. I would not even remotely compare it with majestic York Minster, but I did enjoy my 15 minutes visit...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Noraatc
Reviewed October 7, 2018

The station is in a good location to the City Centre, easy accessible via walking or by taxi or bus. Ample taxi's on hand if need one. Also plenty of places to have a brew.

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Philip K
Reviewed September 20, 2018 via mobile

If you dont want to queue or the Minster’s perennial renovations seem daunting, this beautiful 16th century church stands alongside. Often overlooked it holds daily services and is wedged between the giant cathedral and the birthplace of the infamous gunpowder plotter, Guido Fawkes! Kill two...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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