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The Rose Window

6 Deangate | 6 Deangate, York YO1 7JB, England
+44 1904 557216
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Whilst visiting the minster spent some time enjoying this stunning window and piece of art and... read more

Reviewed today
Sutton in Ashfield, United Kingdom
Rose tinted glases

Seen this as part of tour of York and was greatly impressed by this and to hear about the history... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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Beautiful window located in the South Transept of the York Minster commemorating the end of the War of the Roses in 1486.
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  • Very good25%
  • Average4%
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  • Terrible1%
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6 Deangate | 6 Deangate, York YO1 7JB, England
+44 1904 557216
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Reviewed today

Whilst visiting the minster spent some time enjoying this stunning window and piece of art and history.Worth a visit and your time!

Thank chrisworthington48
Reviewed 1 week ago

Seen this as part of tour of York and was greatly impressed by this and to hear about the history and restoration of the leading was very interesting.

Thank T3440NAmaryc
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Rose Window in York Minster is the most dramatic and famous in Northern England. Designed in the 16th century to celebrate the marriage of King Henry VII and Elizabeth of York. This marriage finally brought an end to the Wars of the Roses thus...More

Thank nellielim
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We saw a lot of wonderful stained glass from several different centuries in York Minster, but this was by far the most impressive. We had a guide (included in the entrance fee) who pointed it out for us, but all you have to do is...More

Thank Stephenbkk20156
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stunning... just stunning! Fantastic addition to the Minster and a true delight to behold especially today when the weather equalled it's beauty.

Thank Craig H
Reviewed 23 May 2017

The Minster is great and full of massive windows and this is the biggest. But I thought the history exhibit exceed the windows.

Thank Thomas V
Reviewed 21 May 2017

we went to see the Minster as a group tour one of the things most interesting was the rose window notice that because of the war of the roses=some colors are not seen in the window all explained by our guide very nice/pretty minster worth...More

Thank LTRx
Reviewed 13 May 2017

This is one of the most famous stained glass windows in England. It commemorates the union between Yorkshire & Lancashire in the early C16th. To see it in its glory you’ll need to pop into the minster (entry fee applies). It is up high but...More

Thank Swedishtomcat
Reviewed 11 May 2017

The lovely stained glass window is part of the visit to the York Minster. It is very beautiful and colors are wonderful.

Thank leflerpet
Reviewed 1 May 2017

Window can be seen during your visit to York Minster although can be viewed from the outside bug lovely to see it with the sun streaming through inside

Thank MJV_12
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