bootham bar

Finding Bootham Bar

Here’s a little map in case you need help in finding Bootham Bar:

Publicity Photos

Kippa Matthews came in tonight to take some publicity photos of the final piece. Most feature Damian’s iconic silhouette against the portcullis. It looks and sounds great at night, which is why we’ve arranged late night opening of the site. The pictures included here show a couple of different sections of the piece. From top […]

Finding your place

Maps of the city are projected on the walls of the Bar to show the exact point in history at the start of the three movements. Only the key elements are illustrated, namely the city walls, river, site of the Minster and the site of Bootham Bar.


The main installation in Bootham Bar begins today. The lighting and audio system have to be attached to the structure and the control equipment installed in the loft area. Unfortunately we need to close access to the walls to be able to do this safely. Not sure this will make us very popular with the […]