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A nice touch!

The Constantine Statue is a nice touch by the people of York. The bronze statue was erected in... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Dimitris L
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Sydney, Australia
To the emperor who united the Roman Empire

The Constantine statue is located in the Minster yard right next to the Roman Column. The soldiers... read more

Reviewed 14 September 2018
Noraatc
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Sudbury, Massachusetts
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The Constantine Statue is a nice touch by the people of York. The bronze statue was erected in 1998, a few .... years .... after the Roman Emperor had come and gone! It is situated outside York Minster. The reason the statue of a Roman...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago

great piece of history next to york minster. can you believe this was this was the last roman leader to leave Britian. he pulled out the roman army and left Britain to fend for itself against the vikings etc.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 14 September 2018 via mobile

The Constantine statue is located in the Minster yard right next to the Roman Column. The soldiers of York unanimously proclaimed him to be their leader and this is how he has become an emperor and the successor of his father. He was the first...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Noraatc
Reviewed 10 September 2018

A statue tucked away next to the Minster - it is fairly average as statues go but if you are visiting The Minster then you can tick it off while you are there

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank JanChesterfield
Reviewed 30 July 2018 via mobile

I love history and this is a good place to start talking to people about it. I happened to point it out to some friends who asked me about it and a local tour guide standing near by started telling us about Constantine and Roman...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank nigelw24
Reviewed 26 July 2018 via mobile

This is a superb statue located by the fantastic York Minster. It's a really good statue and shows Constantine with sword in hand reposing on a chair,it's a great statue to a very important Roman Emperor. Constantine was proclaimed emperor in this area in 306...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 17 July 2018 via mobile

Easy to miss this but it is a great sculpture of a Roman emperor proclaimed in York, located near the Minster by the shopping streets.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank waldorf53
Reviewed 12 July 2018

The information plaque states that near this spot (not sure how they know?) Constantine was proclaimed Emporer in AD 306. One of his important achievements was establishing the religious foundations of Western Christendom - so a fitting place for his statue with Minster as a...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank nnmercman
Reviewed 26 May 2018

Emperor Constantine was a very important ruler,there is a lot of history surrounding him. This statue of him is well crafted. You can see it when you visit the York Minster. If one is interested in history, look up the internet as there is a...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank DilrukshiH
Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

This statue has been erected to mark the fact that the Emperor Constantine, one of the greatest of the Roman leaders was crowned here in York (Eboracum). You will see it when you visit the Minster.

Date of experience: April 2018
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