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Visits, Extras and Study Days

As well as lectures, our programme is a mixture of visits, extras, study or special interest days.

Scroll down this list to see the current programme of eventsUse the Calendar bar below to look at past programmes by selecting a date.  Select Today to return to the view of the current programme.

We welcome guests but hosts should always contact the Organiser to check there is sufficient room.


Charles 1: King and Collector @ Royal Academy of Arts
Mar 22 @ 10:15 am – 3:00 pm
Charles 1: King and Collector @ Royal Academy of Arts | England | United Kingdom
10:15 am
King Charles 1 amassed one of the most extraordinary art collections of his age, works by the finest artists of the past – Titian, Mantegna, Holbein, Dürer – and commissioning works by artists such as[...]
Annual Spring Lunch @ St Peter's Hall
Apr 13 @ 12:30 pm – 3:30 pm
12:30 pm
Details of our Spring Lunch will be shown here shortly. Tickets will be sold at the February lecture
May 4 @ 10:45 am – 3:30 pm
Tour of the Royal Courts of Justice/Sir John Soane’s Museum. @ Royal Courts of Justice | England | United Kingdom
10:45 am
We will visit The Royal Courts of Justice in the morning, this guided tour will include The Great Hall, viewing original court documents relating to ‘Guy Fawkes’, an exhibition of legal costumes, history about the[...]
Tour of Basingstoke and historic buildings. @ The Vyne | Sherborne Saint John | England | United Kingdom
12:00 am
This tour will include a visit to The Vyne an Elizabethan House and Gardens, now undergoing a £54 million roof refurbishment. The roof work can be viewed from a high covered gallery. Image: Ipomoea lobata in[...]
Jun 13 all-day
Tour of Tower Bridge. @ Tower Bridge | England | United Kingdom
12:00 am
We will see the colourful history of this famous bridge from Victorian times until the present day, visit the Victorian engine rooms and admire the stunning views of London. image © City of London
More Churches of Romney Marsh. @ England | United Kingdom
12:00 am
A follow-up to the extremely popular visit of last year. This is a chance to explore more of the historic churches with their unique location, character and history.