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The Bar Convent York – EXHIBITION

Dive into the captivating history of one of York’s hidden treasures with The Bar Convent’s latest exhibition! Founded in 1686, The Bar Convent is England’s oldest living convent and a remarkable historical landmark that offers a fascinating glimpse into the past. This exhibition invites visitors to explore the convent’s rich heritage through a variety of engaging displays and interactive exhibits. Learn about the courageous nuns who founded the convent during a time of great religious persecution and discover the significant role they played in education and social care over the centuries. Whether you’re a history enthusiast, a student, or simply curious about York’s heritage, The Bar Convent’s exhibition offers a unique and enriching experience. Don’t miss this opportunity to step back in time and uncover the remarkable stories that have shaped this historic institution.
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10am - 4pm

10am - 4pm

10am - 4pm

10am - 4pm

10am - 4pm

10am - 4pm



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The Bar Convent York – EXHIBITION
From £5 / person

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