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Green Space

A beautiful open green space which allows you to get away from the crowds and see The Minster and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Jan W
Chesterfield, United Kingdom
Lovely garden with a special association for us!

We always spend some time in Dean's Park - sometimes en route from one place to another and... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Merthyr Tydfil, United Kingdom
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This quiet and serene park is located behind the Minster yard, a perfect place to relax and view the Minster and other magnificent architectural wonders.
Minster Yard, York, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A beautiful open green space which allows you to get away from the crowds and see The Minster and it's beautufly stonework set against green lawns. Great for when you need some space from the crowd

Thank Jan W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We always spend some time in Dean's Park - sometimes en route from one place to another and sometimes to linger. We have enjoyed many ice creams there over the years but part of what draws us is more serious than an ice-cream. There is...More

Thank honeysrascal
Reviewed 26 July 2018 via mobile

I read a couple of resent reviews about the total disrespect that people have for Dean's Court and in all truthfulness I got the completely opposite impression. My twin brother Stephen and I were down from Liverpool for the horse racing at York,we've been visiting...More

Thank Neil K
Reviewed 18 July 2018 via mobile

I’m from York. I love my city. Or should I say loved. In the past. This is a lovely well used garden adjacent to the Minster. Always was well used by locals. Picnics. Reading. Enjoying a different view of our amazing Cathedral. Few rules. No...More

Thank shakirayork
Reviewed 13 July 2018

Right next to the Minster is this little gem. Had a walk around it and there are memorials there and great views of the minster and it's a lovely place to sit and take a break on the grass or a bench a nice day....More

1  Thank rayraysworld
Reviewed 12 July 2018

This is a small open space next to the Minster. In a corner is the Archbishops Palace where Richard lll invested his son as Prince of Wales in 1483. A section of ruined walls is now memorial to the Army Second Division and there’s usually...More

Thank nnmercman
Reviewed 6 July 2018 via mobile

We strolled through here while on a treasure hunt. A lovely park we had never visited before, it was being used by a variety of people : young, old, families, couples, single travellers. All enjoying the sunshine and views of the minster. A tranquil spot...More

Thank Helen H
Reviewed 11 June 2018

A tranquil place to just be. Be yourself , be in the moment, be still, be quiet. You learn more by listening than talking.

Thank Apicius71
Reviewed 27 May 2018 via mobile

... Which I'm positive is beautiful but if you look up at the top of York Minster, you'll be surprised to see a pair of peregrine falcon nesting there! Thoroughly a pleasant surprise for a border like me! I managed to photograph mom bringing home...More

2  Thank Stewart T
Reviewed 9 April 2018 via mobile

We often stroll through as we're passing and its usually lovely and quiet. In the summer there's usually an ice cream parlour that sells cups of tea and its quite nice to sit on the grass having a brew in the sun. Entry is free...More

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