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Discover a masterpiece in stained glass and stone

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Explore one of the world’s most magnificent cathedrals. Experience our vast spaces and breathtaking medieval architecture, discover our Roman roots and learn about the Minster’s role in Viking York.

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Everything you need to know for a great day out.

York Minster is open for general visiting seven days a week, although as a working church we do need to close from time to time. To find out more about visiting the cathedral, follow the links below.


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