A visit to the York Minster is a must especially after the largest restoration in the UK.
A visit to the 'Minster is an awe inspiring experience not to be missed. Marvel at the medieval stained glass Great East Window, described as the English Sistine Chapel. Visitors can now see the conserved panels up close in a new gallery housed in a contemporary metallic ‘Orb’ within the Minster.
Improved access to the South Transept, Undercroft, Treasury and Crypt will help you “experience” the history as they have become a rare place where all times co-exist. Walk in the footsteps of Roman soldiers, discover dramatic events that threatened the Minster, and explore the lives of the people, who have made this one of the greatest cathedrals in the world.
Dynamic new audiovisual and interactive galleries reveal the significance behind York Minster’s treasures as never before, in an inspirational, two thousand-year heroic, historic and human journey and create new learning opportunities for all ages.
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