Friday 30th March 2018

Easter Closure Dates

The Bar Convent will be closed to the public over the Easter weekend (Friday 30th March t0 Monday 2nd April 2018). Our Café, Exhibition and Gift Shop will be reopening on Tuesday 3rd April. Please note that there will be no mass held on Good Friday.

We will be open to Guest House residents as normal over the weekend.

If you have any questions, please contact our Reception team on 01904 643 238.


Friday 4th May 2018

Cheese & Wine Evening

Join us on Friday 4th May 2018 for an evening with wine consultant Geoff Walker, who will be introducing us to a selection of high quality wines, providing insight into their origins and production methods, and teaching us about the grapes that make them so unique.

Tickets are £15 per person, and this event starts at 7pm.

To book your tickets, please ring 01904 643 238 or drop into see us at Reception. Places are limited for this event – do book soon to avoid disappointment.

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Tuesday 5th June 2018

The Great York Train Robbery

Join us on June 5th 2018 at 7pm for a fascinating talk with former detective and author Colin Sheppard. Colin will be opening a ‘cold case’ from 1867, when the York to Scarborough train was robbed. The crime was never solved, but through his fascinating lecture Colin uncovers the life and times of the railway workers and names a prime suspect.

Tickets are £10 and include a glass of wine or juice.

To book tickets, please call 01904 643 238 and speak to our Reception team.