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Halifax Minster

Causeway | Causeway, Halifax HX1 1QL, England
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Impressive Church

Dates from 15th Century, but with Monastic connections of much earlier times. A helpful lady... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
jandlUk
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Chesterfield, United Kingdom
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Beautiful hidden gem of Halifax

This building is well worth a visit. It is only minutes away from Piece Hall and is very old and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Jancrow4
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Manchester, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good21%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
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Causeway | Causeway, Halifax HX1 1QL, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago 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 2 weeks ago

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
Reviewed 8 July 2017

Helpful, friendly guides and worth a visit as a lot of history. Look round at the windows, monuments and the gravestones.

Thank sirieix
Reviewed 30 May 2017

Not a lot to say the minster is steeped in history, stands in tree shrouded gardens within walking distance of the town centre

Thank sportster56
Reviewed 24 May 2017

been here a few times as a wedding photographer, the building is stunning, very beautiful architecture, and steeped in history, friendly verger couldn't help us enough.

Thank looneylegs
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

Halifax Minster has a darkened exterior due to centuries of industrial smoke but venture within because treasures abound. The Duke of Wellington's Regiment Chapel contains many of their old colours (flags) which saw action in many historic battles. Look up to the ceiling and see...More

Thank HistoryNeedsYou
Reviewed 22 April 2017

I was particularly interested to see the old Minster as my Grandparents were married in this church, It was getting ready for Easter Sunday celebrations.

Thank Denise F
Reviewed 19 April 2017

We'd been to see the War Memorial to the north of the Minster so as we meandered back towards Church Lane the Minster was open so we thought we'd take a look in. It's a magnificent building and beautifully cared for.

Thank Jan159937
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Spent a couple of hours wandering around admiring the features of this wonderful old building. Even better returning the following day to join the congregation for their Palm Sunday communion. A joy to enter a church and to be welcomed.

Thank Coralcaybelize
Reviewed 29 March 2017

I've visited halifax Minster for varying occasions school choir recitals And Christmas Carol concerts. It's a beautiful building and well worth a visit.

Thank trish580
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