Events

All of our lectures are live streamed and are open to anyone to join us online, Fellows and Non-Fellows.

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Hans Eworth, a Netherlander in London and Antwerp

Society of Antiquaries of London Burlington House, Piccadilly, London

LUNCHTIME LECTURE Hans Eworth, a Netherlander in London and Antwerp by Hope Walker The narrative of Netherlandish painters’ lives and experiences in mid-sixteenth century London has thus far been told […]

The Rediscovery of Tutankhamun

Society of Antiquaries of London Burlington House, Piccadilly, London

LUNCHTIME LECTURE The Rediscovery of Tutankhamun by Professor Aidan Dodson FSA The tomb of Tutankhamun was discovered at the beginning of November 1922 – suggesting that it would be appropriate […]

From Gin Craze to Gin Palace: A Chapter in the Story of Gin

Society of Antiquaries of London Burlington House, Piccadilly, London

ORDINARY MEETING OF FELLOWS LECTURE From Gin Craze to Gin Palace: A Chapter in the Story of Gin by Professor Judith Hawley FSA Gin is currently an extraordinarily fashionable drink […]

Fellows Tour

Society of Antiquaries of London Burlington House, Piccadilly, London

INTRODUCTORY TOUR FOR FELLOWS Join us for an introductory tour of Burlington House to learn more about the Society and its resources. Whether you're a new Fellow or just haven't […]

Landscapes of Defence in Early Medieval England

ORDINARY MEETING OF FELLOWS LECTURE Landscapes of Defence in Early Medieval England by Dr Stuart Brookes FSA Beacons, lookouts, assembly sites and ‘army’ roads played key roles in the networks […]

Louis XIV, Patron, Collector, Creator

ORDINARY MEETING OF FELLOWS LECTURE Louis XIV, Patron, Collector, Creator by Dr Philip Mansel Louis XIV had a personal passion for architecture, painting, prints, medals, sculpture and gardening, as this […]

Writing Back and Writing Forward – Caribbean Literature in English

Society of Antiquaries of London Burlington House, Piccadilly, London

Conference Writing Back and Writing Forward – Caribbean Literature in English Organised by Professor John Hines and Dr Linda Grant The main focus of this conference will be on ‘writing […]

A Warning to the Curious: Two Ghost Stories by M.R. James FSA

Society of Antiquaries of London Burlington House, Piccadilly, London

A Warning to the Curious Two Ghost Stories by M.R. James FSA Performed by R.M. Lloyd Parry Join us for an evening of ghosts and ghouls, with performances from the […]

Migration, mobility and demography in later prehistoric Britain

Society of Antiquaries of London Burlington House, Piccadilly, London

ORDINARY MEETING OF FELLOWS EVENING LECTURE Migration, mobility and demography in later prehistoric Britain by Professor Ian Armit FSA Recent advances in aDNA and isotope analysis have revealed unparalleled insights into […]