Organised by the York & East Yorkshire Volunteer Fundraising Committee

Famous People in York - Sold out

  • The Bar Convent |
  • Tour |
  • Tuesday, 3 October 2017 - 10:30 until 12:30

A walking tour led by Darrell Buttery, focusing on important historical people associated with York. Meet at the Bar Convent for coffee and an introduction by Darrell, before visiting the magnificent Chapel where Sister Agatha will discuss the remarkable life of the order’s founder, the Venerable Mary Ward.   The group will then go halfway down Micklegate, hearing about the many notable people associated with the area, before stopping in Holy Trinity Church where the group will see monuments to other famous citizens.

This event has been organised by the York & East Yorkshire Volunteer Fundraising Committee to help raise money for the Art Fund.

Venue & entry details

The Bar Convent
The Bar Convent, 17-19 Blossom Street, York North Yorkshire YO24 1AQ

£17 (includes coffee and biscuits)

To book, please contact Lindsay Councell on blcouncell@btinternet.com or call 01423 330388