Monday 6 - Saturday 18 April 2020
The Bar Convent Living Heritage Centre
Easter Egg Hunt: Mini nests have appeared in our eggs-ellent eggs-hibition! Find all the nests and let us know how many eggs you have counted to win a tasty chocolate treat. Self-guided, included in exhibition admission.
Make Your Own Easter Card: Pick your favourite design and have fun colouring in your own home-made card to wish your family and friends a ‘Happy Easter’. Self-led, included in exhibition admission.
The Bar Convent at Easter - 300 Years of Preparation: Discover the preparations for Easter and how it has been celebrated here at the Bar Convent from as far back as the eighteenth century. Original diaries will go on display in the Exhibition and don’t miss a visit to our stunning Hidden Chapel these Easter holidays. Included in exhibition admission.
Free Gardening Competition for Kids: Spring into gardening this Easter! Re-use your empty cup from the café or pick up one of our pots to plant some spring seeds from our secret garden. Can you grow the tallest sunflower or the most runner beans? Let us know by sharing your picture on Facebook, Twitter or Instagram and tagging @barconventyork - you could win a free family ticket to our exhibition! Free to all visitors. Taking place in the convent garden.
Closing Dates: Please note that the Bar Convent will be closed over the Easter Bank Holiday weekend (Friday 10th – Monday 13th), reopening as normal on Tuesday 14th April.