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Bar Convent Trust
Registered Charity 294320
17 Blossom Street, York,
North Yorkshire, YO24 1AQ

Friday 5th September 2014

Paella and Sangria – Sold Out

Join us in the Bar Convent Gardens on September 5th at 7pm for an evening of Paella, Sangria and Spanish Music.
Limited places available so book now by calling 01904 643238. £12.50 per person.

Friday 12th September 2014

Heritage Open Days

This year, for the first time, The Bar Convent will be joining in with the Heritage Open Days scheme.

Come along and join us on Friday 12th September (10am-4pm) or Saturday 13th (9.30am-noon) for a chance to go ‘behind the scenes’ at the  Bar Convent.

Discover our extraordinary history, and the stories of the people who have lived and worshipped here for nearly 350 years. Our sisters will be on hand to show you round and share their vast wealth of knowledge.

Admission is completely free, and all are very welcome!

Friday 19th September 2014

Come Dine With The Sisters

Enjoy a sumptuous three-course meal in the heritage surroundings of England’s oldest living convent.

Our very own Sister Agatha and Sister Ann will be your hosts for the evening beginning with a  prosecco reception, at 7pm,  in the Grand Parlour and ending with coffee and homemade truffles.

£65 per person including accompanying wines.

To book your place, or for more information,  please call 01904 6432238 or email reception@bar-convent.org.uk


Wednesday 22nd October 2014

The Surgeons and The Snatchers

An illustrated talk by Colin Sheppard exploring ‘bodysnatching’ through the ages, with a focus upon such activities in York between 1760 and 1830.

Please book your place in advance by calling 01904 643238 or emailing reception@bar-convent.org.uk

Tickets cost £10 and include a glass of wine afterwards. Doors open at 7pm for a 7.30pm start.

Wednesday 29th October 2014

Tennants Auctioneers – Valuation Day at The Bar Convent

Valuation for sale of antiques, collectables and jewellery.

Tennants Auctioneers will be available between 11am and 3pm to talk to you about the items you bring and to provide a valuation - admission free.

Why not treat yourself to morning coffee, lunch or afternoon tea while you wait.

No booking necessary.


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