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.
Continue the Mystery Plays journey with our 'Under the Spotlight' exhibition and see the Vikings as JORVIK come to the Minster.
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.
Visiting York Minster is one of the best things to do in York, download our free trails to make the most of your visit and learn more about our history.
To complete your day trip or weekend break, pay a visit to York Minsterís gift shop where you can find anything from bespoke gifts to music recordings.
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.
Join us for our Wednesday family activities throughout the summer holidays!
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.