Please note that the cathedral will be closed for sightseeing on Friday 19 July due to a Consecration. All are welcome to join us for worship.

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York Minster is open daily for sightseeing. 

As a living church, we do occasionally need to close at short notice. Please check our Plan Your Visit page for our latest opening times.

Standard sightseeing opening times:

Entry to the Undercroft is free with general admission.

Full details of our opening times, ticket prices and information to help plan your visit are available here.

York Minster is open daily for worship.

Monday to Saturday:


Full details for all services are available via our What’s On page.

York Minster Shops are open
York Minster Shop:

9 Minster Gates:

You can also shop online at for home delivery or click and collect in store.

Dean’s Park open
The popular green space which lies on the north side of the cathedral is open daily from 7.00am – 7.00pm.

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