Open House 2017

Forthcoming: Open House London

16 September 2017 (10.00 – 17.00) Visit the Burlington House Courtyard and discover the six learned societies that reside here, furthering the study of art, history and science and sharing

BH Lates

Past: Colours of Burlington House

During this unique late-night programme, visitors were introduced to the special collections of the Burlington House societies as we each explored the relationship of colour with art, history and science


Past: Raising Horizons (Exhibition)

Highlighting women in geoscience past and present, the exhibition will be on public display at the Geological Society, with educational events at the Society of Antiquaries of London Burlington House


Past: Women in Focus (Tours)

Women in Focus: Inspirational Women of the Learned Societies To celebrate International Women’s Day, we collaborated on a unique behind-the-scenes tour of the Learned Societies of Burlington House to introduce

Library Open House 2015

Past: Open House 2015

On 19 September 2015, the Courtyard Societies greeted over 2,300 visitors at Burlington House as part of London’s ‘Open House’ event.  Open House London encourages people to appreciate the architecture


Past: Collecting the World (Tours)

Collecting the World: Secret Tour of the Learned Societies of Burlington House In 2015, the Royal Academy of Arts held the Joseph Cornell: Wanderlust exhibition (4 July to 27 September).