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. 

Due to the coronavirus pandemic, at present all our events are taking place online. Many of the online lectures will be recorded and will be available for ticket holders to re-watch for a limited period of time after the event takes place; please look on the individual event listings to find out which talks will be recorded.

Current Events

may

tue11may6:30 pmFeaturedOnline Lecture: Behind the Scenes: Georgian Buildings in TV and FilmOnline lecture by Dr Amy Boyington6:30 pm Book Now

tue18may6:30 pmFeaturedOnline Lecture: The Fall of the House of ByronOnline lecture by Emily Brand6:30 pm Book Now

sat22may(may 22)9:30 amsun23(may 23)1:00 pmFeaturedOnline Symposium: Georgian London RevisitedGeorgian Group online symposium9:30 am - 1:00 pm (23) Book Now

june

tue01jun6:30 pmFeaturedOnline Lecture: The Female Byron - Letitia Elizabeth LandonOnline Lecture by Lucasta Miller6:30 pm Book now

tue15jun6:30 pmFeaturedOnline Lecture: Brighton’s development as a seaside resort between c.1750 and 1830 – causes and consequencesOnline lecture by Sue Berry6:30 pm Book Now

tue29jun6:30 pmFeaturedOnline Lecture: The Face of Politeness: Shaving and Masculinity in the Eighteenth CenturyOnline lecture by Dr Alun Withey6:30 pm Book Now

july

tue13jul6:30 pmFeaturedOnline Lecture: Georgian Spa TownsOnline lecture by Dr Geoffrey Tyack6:30 pm Book Now

tue27jul6:30 pmFeaturedOnline Lecture: Making Men: Rethinking the Eighteenth-Century Grand TourOnline lecture by Dr Sarah Goldsmith6:30 pm Book Now

august

tue24aug6:30 pmFeaturedOnline Lecture: The Pioneering Life of Mary Wortley MontaguOnline lecture by Jo Willett6:30 pm Book Now

Past Events

april 2021

tue27apr6:30 pmFeaturedOnline Lecture: Napoleon I: Emperor and KingOnline lecture by Philip Mansel6:30 pm Book Now

mon19apr6:30 pmFeaturedYG Online Lecture: Permeability and the Picturesque: British Country Houses at the Turn of the Nineteenth CenturyYG Online lecture by Rebecca Tropp6:30 pm Book Now

tue13apr6:30 pmFeaturedOnline Lecture: The English Landscape RevolutionOnline lecture by Kim Wilkie. Part of the Georgian Gardens and Landscapes series6:30 pm Book Now

tue06apr6:30 pmOnline Lecture: Follies: An Architectural JourneyOnline lecture by Rory Fraser. Part of the Georgian Gardens and Landscapes series6:30 pm Book Now

march 2021

tue30mar6:30 pmOnline Lecture: Welsh Gardens and the Grand TourOnline lecture by Bettina Harden. Part of the Georgian Gardens and Landscapes series6:30 pm Book Now

tue23mar6:30 pmOnline Lecture: Vauxhall, Sex & Entertainment: The Invention of the Urban Pleasure GardenOnline lecture by Prof. Penelope Corfield. Part of the Georgian Gardens and Landscapes series6:30 pm Book Now

tue16mar6:30 pmOnline Lecture: William Kent: Garden Designer, Architect, Interior DesignerOnline lecture by George Carter and Caroline Knight. Part of the Georgian Gardens and Landscapes series6:30 pm Book Now

mon15mar6:30 pmYG Online Lecture: James Gibbs’s St Mary-le-Strand: A Roman Baroque Church on the Threshold of the City of London?YG Online lecture by William Aslet6:30 pm Book Now

tue09mar6:30 pmOnline Lecture: Marble Hill – A Garden of Grottos and GrovesOnline lecture by Emily Parker. Part of our Georgian Gardens and Landscapes series6:30 pm Book Now

tue02mar6:30 pmOnline Lecture: Hidden HorticulturistsOnline lecture by Fiona Davison. Part of our Georgian Gardens and Landscapes series6:30 pm Book Now

february 2021

tue16feb6:30 pmOnline Lecture: Happy Families? The domestic discord of the HanoveriansOnline lecture by Adrian Tinniswood6:30 pm Book Now

mon15feb6:30 pmYG Online Lecture: James Gillray: The Best Jokes in Georgian BritainYG Online lecture by Alice Loxton6:30 pm Book Now

tue02feb6:30 pmOnline Lecture: Huguenot Refugee Art and CultureOnline lecture by Dr Tessa Murdoch6:30 pm Book Now

january 2021

mon25jan6:30 pmYG Online Lecture: The London Town House of Mary, Duchess of NorfolkYG Online lecture by Juliet Learmouth6:30 pm Book Now

tue19jan6:30 pmFeaturedOnline Lecture: Kitty Clive, or the Fair SongsterOnline Lecture by Berta Joncus6:30 pm Book now