The Bar Convent Living Heritage Centre, York

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#15 of 26 in Museums in York
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  • Really interesting. About 15 minutes walk from city. Lots of information about the reformation and they had story boards and videos. They have spent a lot of money and I hope it gets the visitors.  more »
  • We had seen the Bar Convent on previous visits to York but never stayed. Cannot believe how convenient it is to the centre of York and the Railway Station. It was so convenient not to bring the car. I...  more »
  • The new displays are very different from those of our last visit, telling new stories as well as informing of life within the convent. on entry the displays tell the story of the catholic church in En...  more »
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  • Best full English breakfast ever! Friendly and helpful staff. We used one of the conference rooms and the service was spot on. I would definitely recommend!
  • Lovely garden setting for morning coffee, light lunches or something more substantial. Inside or out, this is a place to relax in and enjoy. Pleasant efficient staff. Cheek by jowl with Michaelgate Bar, so only a stone's throw from station and city centre. Parking in Nunnerygate round the corner.
  • Interesting museum exhibition, would only recommend for a short visit (30-45mins) however the cafe and garden are lovely so worth sticking around after.
  • Great stay. Friendly service, very peaceful, spotless clean rooms plus fabulous breakfast. You must visit the Chapel & the historical Exhibition concerning the history of the place.
  • Beautiful surroundings, indoors and out. Excellent service and fabulous food with a varied menu catering for gluten free and vegetarian.

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