Beverley Minster

Type:Church

Tripadvisor Traveller Rating

Tripadvisor Traveller Rating - 1307 reviews1307 reviews
Beverley Minster

Book Tickets Online

About

One of Britain's finest examples of medieval gothic architecture. Features 68, 16th-century misericords, saxon sanctuary chair, Percy tomb canopy and a large collection of medieval musician carvings in stone and wood.

Beverley Minster is the Parish Church of St. John and St. Martin. John, bishop of York, founded a monastery on the site where Beverley Minster stands. John died in 721 and his body was buried in a chapel of the Saxon church. He was canonised in 1037. The present church was built around his tomb. Building work began in 1220 and was completed in 1425.
Throughout the Middle Ages miracles which took place at his tomb attracted pilgrims from far and wide.

Today the church is still a place of pilgrimage for visitors. It also continues to be a place of prayer and worship at the heart of the community.

Beverley Minster aims to be:
A place of worship--Rejoicing in Christ
A community of love--Reflecting Christ
A light to the world--Revealing Christ

Events

Wednesday, 26th May 2021 - Wednesday, 26th May 2021

An image of a microphone and musical notesAled JonesJoin Aled Jones as he embarks on a UK-wide tour, performing at many of the nation’s best-loved cathedrals. Over his extraordinary 30 year career, Aled's outstanding performances have made smash-hit box office history. He is the original cr
more info

Friday, 18th June 2021 - Saturday, 19th June 2021

Beverley Gin FestivalSet within the heart of Beverley in the breathtaking surroundings of the Minster, you will be able to choose from a 100 specialist gins, a prosecco bar, cocktails and craft beer. On top of all of this you can enjoy live entertainment and fa
more info

Facilities

Accessibility

  • Disabled access
  • Disabled toilets
  • Wheelchairs available

Children

  • Baby changing facilities
  • Children welcome

Parking

  • Free Parking

Property Facilities

  • Dogs not accepted (except guidedogs)
  • Gift shop
  • Smoking not allowed

Tripadvisor

Tripadvisor

Tripadvisor Traveller Rating:

5 of 5 stars
  • Travelers Choice 2020
  • Excellent
    1068
  • Very Good
    213
  • Average
    18
  • Poor
    6
  • Terrible
    2

Recent Reviews:

    Map & Directions

    Road Directions

    By Road:
    Follow signs for Beverley.

    By Public Transport:
    ahead of Railway Street, left down Highgate.

    Accessible by Public Transport: Beverley station is 1 mile away.

    Minster Yard North, Beverley, East Yorkshire, HU17 0DP
    Close window

    Call direct on:

    Tel01482 868540

    Opening Times

    * Weekday Opening Times
    1st November to 28th February from 09:00 until 16:00
    1st March to 30th April from 09:00 until 17:00
    1st May to 31st August from 09:00 until 17:30
    1st September to 31st October from 09:00 until 17:00

    Sunday Opening Times
    1st November to 31st March from 12:00 until 16:00
    1st April to 31st October from 12:00 until 16:30

    What's Nearby

    1. A 600-year-old Dominican friary with medieval and Tudor wall paintings. The friary is not…

      0.08 miles away
    2. The UK’s FIRST double decker inflatable theme park is coming to the Flemingate Centre,…

      0.11 miles away
    3. The Treasure House holds collections of the East Riding Archives, The Beverley Tourist…

      0.2 miles away
    1. Toll Gavel Church is a busy Church situated in the heart of the town of Beverley. It is a…

      0.22 miles away
    2. Yorkshire Wolds is a relatively small crescent of rolling chalky countryside, arcing from…

      0.23 miles away
    3. Beverley Guildhall is a Grade 1 listed building, originally late medieval, remodelled in…

      0.27 miles away
    4. Gallery at SALT offers an opportunity for local artists to exhibit their work within a…

      0.34 miles away
    5. We are part of the Church of England, serving the Beckside, Grovehill, Swinemoor and…

      0.42 miles away
    6. St Mary's Beverley is one of the most beautiful churches in England. Full of history &…

      0.51 miles away
    7. The Quakers' Friends Meeting House is located nearby to the centre of Beverley. As well…

      0.56 miles away
    8. Norwood Methodist Church is a community church dating back to 1901. Located on the main…

      0.6 miles away
    9. Catholic Church

      0.65 miles away
    10. The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, also known as the Mormon Church, is…

      0.74 miles away
    11. 3/4 mile canal from the River Hull into the heart of Beverley. Moorings, boat yard,…

      0.9 miles away
    12. With three separate zones for babies, toddlers and juniors, Mega Fun caters for a wide…

      1.02 miles away
    13. Craft brewery and brewing experience days. We use East Yorkshire spring water, supplying…

      1.03 miles away
    Previous Next

    My Planner

    Currently nothing planned yet in your itinerary. Have a browse through the site and begin to add products you're interested in.

    Don't Miss