Events

Anglo-Saxon Towers of Lordship and the Earliest English Castles

Society of Antiquaries of London Burlington House, Piccadilly, London

ORDINARY MEETING OF FELLOWS LECTURE Anglo-Saxon Towers of Lordship and the Earliest English Castles Lecture by Dr Michael Shapland FSA It has long been assumed that England lay outside the Western European tradition of castle-building until after the Norman Conquest of 1066. It is now becoming apparent that Anglo-Saxon lords had been constructing free-standing towers […]

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Early Medieval Glassmaking at Glastonbury and Barking Abbeys

University of Exeter, Laver Building, North Park Road, EX4 4QE, 3rd floor, Lecture Theatre 3 University of Exeter, Exeter

This event has been postponed. Please see statement from the Society regarding the Coronavirus outbreak here. OUT OF LONDON ORDINARY MEETING OF FELLOWS LECTURE: EXETER Early Medieval Glassmaking at Glastonbury and Barking Abbeys; craft working and the early church in the 7th to 8th centuries AD Lecture by Dr Hugh Willmott FSA Between 1955-7 excavations […]

The Early Medieval Eye and Insular Art.

Society of Antiquaries of London Burlington House, Piccadilly, London

This event has been postponed. Please see statement from the Society regarding the Coronavirus outbreak here. ORDINARY MEETING OF FELLOWS LECTURE The Early Medieval Eye and Insular Art. The Codex Amiatinus, the Book of Kells, and the scholarship of Jennifer O’Reilly Lecture by Dr Carol Farr FSA Codex Amiatinus – portrait of Esra Recent archaeological discoveries have […]

Seals and the People of Britain

Society of Antiquaries of London Burlington House, Piccadilly, London

We are sorry to announce that this event has been postponed as requested by the organiser because of the coronavirus outbreak. Anyone who has purchased tickets will be contacted in the coming days and will receive a full refund. Please bear with us as we contact everyone. If you have not received an email by […]

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Public Tour

Society of Antiquaries of London Burlington House, Piccadilly, London

This event has been postponed. Please see statement from the Society regarding the Coronavirus outbreak here. Join us for a unique opportunity to visit the historic apartments of the Society of Antiquaries of London at Burlington House and to learn about the history of one of Britain's oldest learned societies – a perfect way to […]

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Exploring the Easter E.g. – Shifting Baselines and Changing Perceptions of Cultural and Biological ‘Aliens’.

Society of Antiquaries of London Burlington House, Piccadilly, London

This event has been postponed. Please see statement from the Society regarding the Coronavirus outbreak here. PUBLIC LECTURE Exploring the Easter E.g. – Shifting Baselines and Changing Perceptions of Cultural and Biological ‘Aliens’. by Dr Naomi Sykes FSA Easter is the most important event in the Christian calendar. Despite its global reach and cultural significance, […]

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2020 Anniversary Meeting & Reception

Society of Antiquaries of London Burlington House, Piccadilly, London

This event has been postponed. Please see statement from the Society regarding the Coronavirus outbreak here. ORDINARY MEETING OF FELLOWS President's Annual Address Fellows and their guests are welcome to join us when tea is served at 16.15 (in the Council Room). The Anniversary Meeting will begin at 17.00, and will include the President's Annual […]

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Public Tour

This event has been postponed. Please see statement from the Society regarding the Coronavirus outbreak here. Join us for a unique opportunity to visit the historic apartments of the Society of Antiquaries of London at Burlington House and to learn about the history of one of Britain's oldest learned societies – a perfect way to […]

Fellows’ Tour

Society of Antiquaries of London Burlington House, Piccadilly, London

This event has been postponed. Please see statement from the Society regarding the Coronavirus outbreak here. 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 been to Burlington House, this is a great opportunity […]

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Summer Soirée

Society of Antiquaries of London Burlington House, Piccadilly, London

The Society looks forward to welcoming Fellows to our annual soirée, with Pimms and Wine. The soirée follows the Society's summer miscellany of papers. Miscellany of Papers: A newly found old English Runic Inscription and its decipherment by Professor John Hines FSA & Dr Simon Maslin FSA   Title TBC by Professor Tyler Jo Smith FSA   Entry […]

Stonehenge Solstice AD2020

ONLINE PUBLIC LECTURE Stonehenge Solstice AD2020 by Dr Heather Sebire FSA, Senior Property Curator at Stonehenge, English Heritage This lecture will look at the archaeological significance of Stonehenge and in the lead up to the summer solstice its astronomical significance both in ancient and modern times. Items from the society collection will be used to […]

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