Stonyhurst Collge

Art class in the College ground gardens [early 20th century]
The closing of the 2018/9 academic year marks the end of the 425th Anniversary Year of Stonyhurst College and its predecessors, and the beginning of its 225th year located in England, both are occasions which the Jesuits in Britain Archives wishes to celebrate.This article hopes to delve deeper into the fascinating history of the College by looking at the journey that led the College to be at Stonyhurst and gives us a chance to exhibit a few Stonyhurst-related items held here in the archives.As...
Bishop John Arnold at Stonyhurst new museum
The Bishop of Salford opened and blessed the newly established Old Chapel Museum at Stonyhurst College on the feast of the Immaculate Conception 8th December, marking another important step in creating greater public accessibility to the oldest museum collection in the English speaking world.  Amongst the guests were foreign royals, religious leaders, British parliamentarians, and leading academics.The opening of the Old Chapel Museum at Stonyhurst College is the culmination of five...