Highlights to experience and explore during your upcoming visit.
York Minster's newest attraction - a 2000 year heroic, historic and human journey through interactive chambers beneath the Minster. Discover York Minster's colourful story, from the lives of the Roman garrison to the work of the staff, clergy and volunteers in the 21st century.
There is so much to see and do in York Minster, with world famous stained glass, historic artefacts and awe-inspiring architecture, we want you to make the most of your visit with us by taking a free guided tour.
Borrow one of our Little Explorer Backpacks and find fun and imaginative ways to discover York Minster and its treasures!
York Minster isn't just a top visitor attraction, it's primarily a working cathedral and we welcome you to discover its daily life. From the greatest Christian Festivals to daily worship, everybody is welcome to join in the busy programme of services.
A York Minster hidden tour is an amazing way to discover spaces in the Minster normally closed to public access. Take a journey with one of our expert tour guides and learn previously untold stories about how parts of the Minster were built and the people who made it happen.
Buy the perfect gift and memento in-store and online from the York Minster shop. Discover some amazing bespoke items exclusive for the Minster.
Experience the best sightseeing in York from the top of York Minster's Central Tower. Climbing the central tower is one of the most popular activities in York. See beautiful views over the York rooftops and surrounding Yorkshire countryside.
We have a busy year-round programme of events including performances by the York Minster Choir.
See what's happening for schools and families at York Minster
York Minster is the perfect place to take a few minutes out from your day of sight seeing around York to enjoy the sanctity of worship in this beautiful building. York Minster's busy calendar means there are always plenty of events and services for people to join in.