As it is the International Year of the Periodic Table this year’s Burlington House Courtyard Late theme is ELEMENTS!
Join us for an evening of exhibitions, experiments, lectures, tours and family-friendly workshops exploring elements across art, history and science at Burlington House.
See the Burlington House Courtyard like never before and discover the six learned societies that reside here, furthering the study of art, history and science and sharing it with audiences around the world.
As 2019 is the International Year of the Periodic Table we will be exploring elements through art, history and science …
Each society has a unique programme to offer audiences of all ages, and great food and drink on offer, too!
Please check individual Society pages for further details and information on how to book.
ROYAL SOCIETY OF CHEMISTRY
Book onto our free self-guided tours to go ‘Behind the Scenes of the Geological Society’.
Join us for an evening of detective work to discover how life survives in the most extreme environments. Activities will focus on different animals and plants and how they survive in environments where certain elements/ nutrients are lacking. Activities will include an escape room themed event in our discovery room, talks on carnivorous plants in the meeting room and games of life in the library.
ROYAL ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY
You are invited to join us at our Research Showcase for an engaging afternoon and evening event, providing our grant recipients the opportunity to present their work at Burlington House through table-top displays, talks and interactive workshops.
The aim is to raise public interest in and awareness of the Society, history and archaeology by showcasing significant research that the Society has supported. Admission is free and open to all.
We look forward to seeing you there …