Photo: May Day at the Convent, Seymour Street, 1963

Lisburn convent May day 1963 Museum

The Sisters of the Sacred Heart arrived in Lisburn in 1870s, establishing a convent on Seymour Street. These buildings were demolished in the 1970s.

This fantastic photo shows May Day in 1963.  Do you remember the convent?  Do you remember other religious institutions in Lisburn?  Let us know, get in touch!