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Halifax Minster

Causeway | Causeway, Halifax HX1 1QL, England
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Lovely old church

We visited the Minster as a group with Calderdale Heritage Walks and it is full of character. A... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Angela R
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Sowerby Bridge, United Kingdom
Absolutely astounding

Amazing church with so many different parts used for various activities, including art exhibitions... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
454juneh
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Bolton, United Kingdom
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Causeway | Causeway, Halifax HX1 1QL, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We visited the Minster as a group with Calderdale Heritage Walks and it is full of character. A visiting party was bellringing which was great

Thank Angela R
Reviewed 1 week ago

Amazing church with so many different parts used for various activities, including art exhibitions. The stained glass windows are so beautiful and take your breath away. Friendly volunteers gave lots of information and memories of the Minster history. Well worth a visit.

Thank 454juneh
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wonderful church.. steeped in history. Beautiful stainglass windows.. ceiling is fabulous. Set in lovely grounds.. by the railway station. And Ring o bells pub next to it.. Well worth a visit..

Thank hepsy
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had a great 5 hours looking around this lovely building on Wednesday, the stained glass is wonderful and the stone work is fantastic.

Thank hatamoto1
Reviewed 17 September 2017

A bit in the back streets but not far from the Piece Hall so they need to get some signposting. Guides were knowledgeable

Thank Martin D
Reviewed 14 September 2017

When visiting Halifax realised it had a Minster so on a showery day decided to see for myself. When we arrived we were welcomed and given a concise leaflet on the Minster which was very informative. It is 900 years old and very impressive particularly...More

Thank 389maureens
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

Visited the Minster for the first time, the interior is much more impressive than the exterior would suggest. Some of the most beautiful stained glass I have seen anywhere. We had a lot of help from the volunteers, lovely people. Beautiful carved pews, gorgeous. We...More

Thank JennyLS48
Reviewed 7 September 2017

We came as part of a short break staying at a hotel at the edge of Halifax. Found out about a free organ concert at Halifax Minster and spent the whole day in the town. We were welcomed by a friendly lady who not only...More

Thank spr_in_yorkshire
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Dates from 15th Century, but with Monastic connections of much earlier times. A helpful lady attendant provided us with a self guided tour leaflet, which was very useful. Take a little time out to visit this historic and peaceful place in the City Centre.

Thank jandlUk
Reviewed 4 August 2017

This building is well worth a visit. It is only minutes away from Piece Hall and is very old and unusual. The architecture and history of the church are remarkable. Helpful attendants in there too.

Thank Jancrow4
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