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Dean's Park

Minster Yard, York, England
+44 1904 621756
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Lovely Little Walk

We often stroll through as we're passing and its usually lovely and quiet. In the summer there's... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Daz S
via mobile
Pleasant gardens

We enjoyed our stroll through these gardens next to the Minster . Look good as you walk around the... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Alan W
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Ramsbottom, England, 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.
  • Excellent49%
  • Very good42%
  • Average9%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“war memorial” (3 reviews)
“york minster” (9 reviews)
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Minster Yard, York, England
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+44 1904 621756
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"york minster"
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"peaceful stroll"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago 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

Thank Daz S
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We enjoyed our stroll through these gardens next to the Minster . Look good as you walk around the city walls too

Thank Alan W
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Reviewed 8 March 2018 via mobile

Nice park to walk around with plenty of seating You can feed the squirrels too The magnificent York Mister adds to the setting. Very pleasant way to spend an hour or two

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Reviewed 3 March 2018

We enjoyed a welcome sit down in the Park during our weekend visit to York recently. Close to the hustle and bustle of the city centre but a sanctuary of peace & quiet. A bitterly cold weekend but the respite was welcome & this is...More

Thank Bizarre57
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Reviewed 4 February 2018

If viewed simply as a park, this small area of city centre grassland would be rated as distinctly average. When you look at the area as a whole however, with the adjacent Minster and attractive old houses adjoining the park, it is a rather lovely...More

Thank johnhouston2
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Reviewed 1 February 2018

Backing onto the Minster this little swathe of Green is a pleasant place to sit and admire the view or just to relax after a lot of walking. Would be busy in the warmer months !

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Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

This is a lovely peaceful park just behind the Minster. It's not huge but a pleasant green space with a lovely war memorial.

Thank cazbatt
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Reviewed 19 June 2017

A pleasant, green park located next to York Minster, it provides superb views and excellent photo opportunities of the Minster buildings. A nice quiet place to sit and relax.

2  Thank nellielim
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Reviewed 18 June 2017

A very pleasant park with the amazing backdrop of the abbey that many people were enjoying during the sunny evening that I was there.

1  Thank KevinRayment
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Reviewed 29 May 2017

Tucked away behind the Minster, and next to the ancient city walls, this a peaceful little park is a good place to eat a picnic, or just escape the hustle and bustle for a while. Unless the Vikings are assembling (as at the annual Viking...More

1  Thank AliAl-Aswad
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