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Nine Lessons and Carols

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Sunday 22 and Tuesday 24 December – 4pm
The Nave
(Approx running time: 75 minutes)

Our most-popular service of the season consisting of nine special readings, carols sung by the York Minster Choir, and hymns for everyone to join in. A traditional Christmas celebration of the birth of Jesus Christ.

Capacity is expected to be reached for these services so please arrive in good time. West doors open from 2pm and will close at 3.45pm. Admission after this time is not guaranteed. Please note that all seats are on a first come, first served basis and reservations cannot be made for those not in the building.

All services are free to attend and tickets are not required.

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