York Minster | Day Out With The Kids

York Minster

York, North Yorkshire, England

Attraction Information

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Ages: 9+

Venue type: Indoor and Outdoor

York Minster is a world-famous artistic and architectural masterpiece built between the 1220s and the 1470s.
It offers people of all ages a wealth of things to see and memories to treasure.
The Minster stands on a site where history has been made over the centuries.
When you have entered the Minster you may be able to join a free guided tour with one of their volunteer Guides.
Experience the beauty of the Quire and the Chapter House.
Discover the Minster's fascinating history in the Undercroft, Treasury and Crypt.
Gaze from the top of the Central Tower, across the pinnacles and gargoyles of the Minster, looking out onto the medieval streets of historic York and to the countryside beyond.
Take a tour of the new Glass Conservation Studio at Bedern Chapel.


Getting There and Contact Information


Church House, Ogleforth, York, North Yorkshire, YO1 7JN, England


Click here to visit York Minster's website
0844 939 0011

Standard Opening Times and Pricing

Opening hours

Undercroft: Weekdays (except Wednesdays and Saturdays): 10.00am - 5.00pm Wednesdays and Saturdays: 9.00am - 5.00pm Sundays: 1pm - 5.00pm Minster open daily from 7.00am; please be aware this is a working church and services may close some parts of th


Tower and minster ticket: Adult: £15 Seniors and Students: £14 Child (ages 8-16*): £5 Minster only: Adult: £10 Seniors and Students:£9 Children go free with paying adult!

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