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Very pleasant visit with lovely volunteers in attendance.

What a lovely Church by the side of the York Minster. They had pictures of the windows stuck to... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
June188
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Chorley, United Kingdom
Beautiful

We went in the church on purpose as we wanted to have a few quiet moments. Really an impressive... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
PIA K
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Built between 1525 and 1536 during the period of English Reformation, this historic church stands majestically alongside York Minster.
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Church of England | Deangate, York YO1 7EN, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

What a lovely Church by the side of the York Minster. They had pictures of the windows stuck to the pews explaining what each picture depicted, this was very interesting. There were volunteers on duty chatting to visitors, and I had a chat with the...More

Thank June188
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We went in the church on purpose as we wanted to have a few quiet moments. Really an impressive church and worth seeing it.

Thank PIA K
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This lovely 16th century little church is overshadowed by York Minster, but it is located right next to it and is certainly worth a quick visit. I would not even remotely compare it with majestic York Minster, but I did enjoy my 15 minutes visit...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

The station is in a good location to the City Centre, easy accessible via walking or by taxi or bus. Ample taxi's on hand if need one. Also plenty of places to have a brew.

Thank Philip K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you dont want to queue or the Minster’s perennial renovations seem daunting, this beautiful 16th century church stands alongside. Often overlooked it holds daily services and is wedged between the giant cathedral and the birthplace of the infamous gunpowder plotter, Guido Fawkes! Kill two...More

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Reviewed 7 September 2018 via mobile

Lovely church of a different flavour to the minster which is obviously very lively... a Sunday service visit would have been tempting if we had been here longer. Lots of historical,artefacts, stained glass etc to look at .... but sample its life and chat to...More

Thank Trewirgies
Reviewed 24 August 2018

We have attended services here in the past but this year there was an "open day" that allowed us to have real look around this church with a unique history that can be found in the shadow of York Minster. The welcome being given by...More

1  Thank honeysrascal
Reviewed 10 July 2018

After visiting York Minster this is the next place to go if you like history and architecture. A 16th century wonder.

Thank Christine W
Reviewed 25 June 2018

The church is nowhere near as grand as its close neighbour, the minster, but it has an air of well used and lively Christian worship set in a traditional church.

1  Thank Lynn M
Reviewed 31 May 2018

A lovely place with beautiful architecture and interesting windows. I would have liked to have attended a service there as I think the building had a wonderful atmosphere. Definitely worth a visit.

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