This blog contain stories about The Bar Convent in York, founded in 1686 and home to members of the Congregation of Jesus community.

The convent also houses to a highly-rated B&B, an interactive Exhibition, archives, a cafe and conference rooms.

Here, you can read about the life of the sisters, the work of the Living Heritage Centre and Archive and much more.

Feel free to re-use any of the material on here and if you want  more information about any of the stories, drop us a line.

You can also learn more about the history of the Bar Convent by clicking here.