The RHS

  • REPRESENTS history as a discipline and historians as a group.
  • PROMOTES the vitality of historical scholarship through support for research and publication.
  • ADVOCATES best practice in history teaching in universities and schools.
  • PROVIDES a forum for all historians to meet and exchange ideas.
  • SUPPORTS and encourages early career historians.

RHS Event at De Montfort University

RHS Event at De Montfort University

John Maddicott, Emeritus Fellow at Exeter College, Oxford will ask 'Who was Simon de Montfort, Earl of Leicester?' in his lecture at De Montfort University, Leicester, 6pm, Thursday 12 March.

CFP: Teaching History in HE

CFP: Teaching History in HE

Jointly sponsored by the RHS, IHR, HA and History UK, this conference will explore critical issues in HE History teaching. Please send your proposals to Peter.D'Sena@sas.ac.uk by Friday 17 April. READ MORE.

Videos of RHS Lectures

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Visit the RHS video archive to view: Peter Mandler 'Educating the Nation' I & 2; Katy Cubitt 'Apocalyptic thought in England c.1000'; Mark Cornwall 'Traitors and the Meaning of Treason in Austria-Hungary’s Great War’ and more.

Public History Prize nominations

Public History Prize nominations

Nominations are open for the new RHS Public History Prize. The RHS invites its members and the interested public to nominate good examples of Public History in museums, exhibitions, in print and online. READ MORE.

Donations

Donations

Help the RHS work harder for history and historians by making a donation for our work supporting research, recognising achievement, and promoting history. Visit our Support the RHS pages to find out more.

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