Our Treasure Hunt is perfect for booked schools on a self-conducted visit and is included in the price of admission. It will require adult help with very young children.
There’s so much to see at York Minster. Why not join Monty the Monkey to discover the wonders of the Minster!
A leaflet to help Key Stage 1 children explore and find out more about the Minster.
Can you find the animals hidden amongst the carvings, above the stalls of the Chapter House? This single page PDF is perfect for encouraging pupils to discover and explore the wide variety of wildlife in this magnificent part of the Minster.
Can you decipher the message being sent by our semaphore Saints? This two page PDF contains a single activity sheet for pupils and accompanying notes for staff. A quick activity designed to enhance a self-conducted visit. Will require adult help.
This trail will take you on a circuit around the outside of the Minster highlighting some of the many interesting buildings and features that can be seen in the cathedral precincts. Perfect if you are thinking of eating lunch in the Deans Park.
What happened in the Minster during the Tudor Age? This leaflet draws attention to some of the changes made during this turbulent period for the church.