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Halifax Minster

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
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If you're in the area (or looking for something to go and see) it's worth making the trip, it's a... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
LondonPartyBoiii
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London, United Kingdom
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We attended an arranged visit to the Minster. The guide was very knowledgeable and made the visit... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Paul S
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Huddersfield, United Kingdom
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A 900 year old Grade 1 church with extremely fine historic furnishings, fascinating history and wonderful stories
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Causeway, Halifax HX1 1QL, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago

If you're in the area (or looking for something to go and see) it's worth making the trip, it's a stunning Minster, almost as nice as the Beverley one!

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We attended an arranged visit to the Minster. The guide was very knowledgeable and made the visit interesting.

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Paul S
Reviewed December 12, 2018

Even if you are not too interested in Churches the Minster in Halifax is a place to visit. It is especially magical at Christmas time as there a large number of Christmas trees which have been decorated by local organisations and community groups - very...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank Mikethemusic
Reviewed November 27, 2018

Well worth a visit if you are interested in churches. Free entry and plenty of information boards around about the history of the minster.

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Steve M
Reviewed November 6, 2018

Its a church I visited 5 years ago before that it was to Celebrate the birth of my twins and before that it was my wedding John the Baptist , a marvellous "old" classic church with all original features and fittings , preserved kept perfect...More

Date of experience: December 2017
1  Thank Gibbysoul
Reviewed November 5, 2018 via mobile

Beautiful church great detail lots of history definitely worth a visit take a camera light a candle say some prayers

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed September 25, 2018

Very informative tour guide Peter showed me around this fascinating church - lots of interesting historical facts. Good cake and coffee too!

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank david g
Reviewed September 23, 2018

Very interesting old church. I hadn’t realised it’s connection with the Duke of Wellington, and was fascinated to see the regimental colours from Waterloo hung up in the church. Well worth a visit.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Patricia W
Reviewed September 12, 2018 via mobile

Just a quick wander round for us. Two lovely ladies greeted us and let us free to meander offering us a cup of tea if we wanted one. There is a nice WWI poetry display at the moment. The church is set out very nicely...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank janeandmo
Reviewed September 4, 2018

Wonderful place, dripping with history, peaceful and calming. Lots of details to see. Very helpful guides. Well worth a look.

Date of experience: August 2018
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I’m afraid I don’t know as we only visited there for one afternoon.
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