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St Saviourgate Unitarian Chapel, St Saviourgate

St Saviourgate Unitarian Chapel, St Saviourgate, York YO1 8NQ View on map

Opened in 1693, the chapel is the oldest non conformist place of worship in York and important for its cruciform plan. New windows roof and vestry added in 1851- 60 by George Fowler. North room retains original plaster barrel vault and roof timbers above.


Opening Arrangements

All year: Sundays 10am - 11am and 12noon - 1pm. Thursdays 10.15am - 11am; York residents weekend: Saturday 30th January 10am - 11am and Sunday 31st January 12noon - 4pm; Talk Sunday 13th March 1.30pm - 3.30pm; Art exhibition 8th, 9th, 15th, 16th April 10am - 4pm, 10th and 17th April 10am - 11am and 12noon - 4pm; Heritage Open days: 9th and 10th September 10am - 4pm; Multicultural Market 6th November 10am - 4pm; Living History group meets four times a year 1.30pm - 4.30pm see website: for details.


In York city centre, off Colliergate and near The Shambles. Rail: York (1 mile). Bus: All Park and Ride service routes are within walking distance.

Parking Spaces


Public car parks within walking distance.

Disabled Access

  • Wheelchair access: Partial
  • Disabled Toilets: Yes
  • Assistance dogs: Yes