Events

The Georgian Group organises a wide range of member events including lectures, walking tours and country visits. The current season’s events are listed on this page.

Our evening lectures at 6 Fitzroy Square are open to both members and non-members – doors open at 6.15pm, lectures start at 6.30pm. Most other events run by the Georgian Group require membership to attend (unless otherwise noted in the listing).

All bookings should be made online via the website. If you have any questions or problems booking via the website please contact the office on 020 7529 8920 or email members@georgiangroup.org.uk.

All bookings are subject to our Terms & Conditions – please read through before purchasing any tickets. 

We are aware that not all of our events are showing in the events calendar below. The following events are also taking place:

8th June, London walk: Waterloo to Southwark

28th June, online lecture: Reinterpreting Horace Walpole’s Little Gothic Castle: Strawberry Hill

Current Events

december

tue07dec6:30 pmLecture: Mr Atkinson’s Rum Contract: The rise and fall of a slave-owning familyLecture by Richard Atkinson6:30 pm Donald Insall Associates, 12 Devonshire Street, London, W1G 7ABBook now

thu09dec6:30 pmYG Christmas PartyYoung Georgians Christmas Party6:30 pm The Georgian Group, 6 Fitzroy Square, FitzroviaBook now

january

tue25jan6:30 pmFeaturedOnline Lecture: The Development of the Georgian Seaside Resort, c.1730-1830Online talk by Sue Berry6:30 pm Book Now

mon31jan6:30 pmFeaturedYG Lecture: Four Crowns: A Dream of AntiquityIn-person lecture by David Sansom6:30 pm The Georgian Group, 6 Fitzroy Square, FitzroviaBook Now

february

tue08feb6:30 pmFeaturedOnline Lecture: Lodging in Georgian LondonOnline talk by Gillian Williamson6:30 pm Book Now

tue22feb6:30 pmFeaturedOnline Lecture: Presenting Georgian Society: Fielding, Smollett, AustenOnline talk by Jeremy Black6:30 pm Book Now

march

wed02mar10:00 amLondon Walk: Vauxhall to KenningtonLondon walk led by Stephen Bull10:00 am Book now

tue08mar6:30 pmFeaturedOnline Lecture: The Spoils of WarOnline talk by Christopher Joll6:30 pm Book Now

tue22mar6:30 pmFeaturedLecture: Assessing Georgian Britain: As Viewed at the Time and by PosterityIn-person lecture by Penelope Corfield6:30 pm The Georgian Group, 6 Fitzroy Square, FitzroviaBook Now

wed23marAll DayFeaturedTown Visit: ChichesterChichester visit led by Alan Green(All Day: wednesday) Book now

april

wed06aprAll DayFeaturedTown Visit: DerbyDerby visit led by Maxwell Craven and Richard Blunt(All Day: wednesday) Book now

tue12apr6:30 pmLecture: Enlightened Eclecticism: The Grand Design of the 1st Duke and Duchess of NorthumberlandIn-person lecture by Adriano Aymonino6:30 pm The Georgian Group, 6 Fitzroy Square, FitzroviaBook Now

wed13apr10:00 amLondon Walk: Kennington to Lambeth NorthLondon walk led by Stephen Bull10:00 am Book now

sat30apr2:00 pmYG Visit: A Hampshire Afternoon with Kim WilkieYoung Georgian visit2:00 pm Book now

may

wed04may10:00 amLondon Walk: Lambeth North to WaterlooLondon walk led by Stephen Bull10:00 am Book now

tue10may6:30 pmFeaturedOnline Lecture: Biting Political Satire: cartoon etchings in late Georgian BritainOnline talk by Jasper Jennings6:30 pm Book Now

tue24may6:30 pmFeaturedOnline Lecture: The Doctor's GardenOnline talk by Clare Hickman6:30 pm Book Now

Past Events

november 2021

tue30nov6:30 pmOnline Lecture: The Broad Gate, Ludlow: a most unusual Georgian houseOnline talk by Valerie Thomas6:30 pm Book Now

tue23nov6:30 pmOnline Lecture: ‘Rudely put together to imitate the Beauty of Nature’: William Wrighte’s Grotesque Architecture of 1767Online talk by Dr Rosemary Yallop6:30 pm Book Now

mon22nov6:30 pmYG Online Lecture: The Secrets of Wentworth WoodhouseOnline lecture by Joshua Daniels6:30 pm Book Now

sat20nov3:00 pmYG Visit: Southside House, WimbledonYoung Georgian visit3:00 pm Book now

thu18nov6:30 pmOnline Lecture: Celebrating Mrs Eleanor Coade – a 200th anniversary talkOnline talk by Caroline Stanford6:30 pm Book Now

tue16nov6:30 pmLecture: Noble Ambitions: The Fall and Rise of the Post-War Country HouseLecture by Adrian Tinniswood6:30 pm Donald Insall Associates, 12 Devonshire Street, London, W1G 7ABBook now

mon15nov6:30 pmYG Talk: The Castles of Wardour: Building an Anglo-Catholic Identity in Eighteenth-Century BritainLecture by Frederick Hervey-Bathurst6:30 pm The Georgian Group, 6 Fitzroy Square, FitzroviaBook now

sat06nov2:30 pmYG Visit: Walking tour of Greenwich and BlackheathYoung Georgian walking tour2:30 pm Book now

tue02nov6:30 pmLecture: The Eighteenth-Century Advent of the Egalitarian HandshakeLecture by Penelope J. Corfield6:30 pm Donald Insall Associates, 12 Devonshire Street, London, W1G 7ABBook now