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Just stunnning

Not a lot to say other than this is the Mose stunning stained glass window we have ever seen. A... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Carlisle, United Kingdom

Many of the stained glass windows at the Minster could probably do with a clean but this window is... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Lytham St Anne's, United Kingdom
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Beautiful window located in the South Transept of the York Minster commemorating the end of the War of the Roses in 1486.
6 Deangate | 6 Deangate, York YO1 7JB, England
+44 1904 557216
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Not a lot to say other than this is the Mose stunning stained glass window we have ever seen. A must see in York.

Thank jollyjoyce
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Many of the stained glass windows at the Minster could probably do with a clean but this window is a rare example of colour coming flooding in.

Thank waldorf53
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This window is incredible. The masonry the skill of the people who built this is just mind-blowing. The glass shines even though it's old it shines and it is so beautiful. Take a look from the outside but you have to go inside to see...More

Thank John M
Reviewed May 13, 2018

This amazing piece of work combining masonry and stained glass in one is a lovely thing to see. Just stand back and admire the artistry that all the workers brought together for us to look at centuries later.

Thank tishwallinger
Reviewed May 12, 2018

The restoration and conservation means that the east end of the minster is once more filled with the colours filtered through this window, which tells the story of the beginning and the end. Alpha and omega in colours of the dawn and sunset

Thank Sally W
Reviewed May 3, 2018

One of many windows of York minster, the best to see from inside. Decorated with many roses, very beautiful.

Thank lenka2
Reviewed April 23, 2018

One of the wonderful windows in the Minster with beautiful colours and design. It is one of the images of York that I will always treasure

Thank Britrunner
Reviewed April 13, 2018 via mobile

One of the most notable parts of the cathedral is amazing. The attention to detail puts most other cathedrals in its shadows.

Thank Jamie P
Reviewed March 27, 2018

The rose window in the south transept of the Minster dates from the early 16th century and consists of twenty-four separate segments. It is a beautiful example of that type of window and the stained glass is best appreciated from inside the Minster with the...More

Thank mjc404
Reviewed March 27, 2018

Beautiful restored stained glass window easily visible from courtyard outside . Its high so zoom in with your camera phone to see it in better detail

Thank Alan W
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