Open House London | Burlington House Courtyard

22 September 2018 (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 it with audiences around the world.

Open House London encourages people to appreciate the architecture and design of the city, and allows rare access to many buildings that are typically closed to the public. Enthusiasts of architecture, art, and science will love this event.

ROYAL ACADEMY OF ARTS
Enjoy a range of events, activities and displays for all ages as you explore our building’s hidden spaces and learn about four centuries of architecture. Free, just turn up!

ROYAL SOCIETY OF CHEMISTRY
Drop in to explore the our historic rooms in the East Wing of Burlington House. Free, just turn up!

GEOLOGICAL SOCIETY
Drop in for a self-guided tour. Free, just turn up!

Pre-book for a guided tour of the library. Email: library@geolsoc.org.uk.

LINNEAN SOCIETY
Drop in to explore the Society’s building. Additionally, the Linnean Learning Education Team will be presenting two exciting, hands-on workshops to give you the chance to delve into our historical collections and undertake some 21st century botany. Free, just turn up!

ROYAL ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY
Stop by for a free guided tour (available every half hour). Free, just turn up!

Pre-book for one of our children’s workshops, including comet and gravity demonstrations. Email: events@ras.org.uk.

SOCIETY OF ANTIQUARIES OF LONDON
Drop in for a free guided tour of our historic apartments and an introduction to the history and collections. Tours are every half hour. Free, just turn up!

We look forward to seeing you there …