Contact us

From June 2021, the Royal Historical Society’s London office is currently staffed on Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays but remains closed to visitors. Staff continue to work remotely on other days of the week, but please bear with us if you experience any delay in communication. Please contact RHS central office staff or use one of the email addresses below.

Please note that any post sent to the Society is currently subject to some delay via the UCL mail service.

Thank you for your understanding.

To contact us:

Telephone: +44 (0)20 7387 7532

Write to us at:  The Royal Historical Society, University College London, Gower Street, London WC1E 6BT

How to find us

  • The Society’s office and Council Room are located in University College London’s main library. We are on the second floor of the Wilkins Building, south side of the UCL Front Quad (entrance on Gower Street). This is where our Council meets and the Society’s library is housed here.
  • Most of our London lectures are held in the Gustave Tuck Lecture Theatre, adjacent to our office on the second floor.
  • The office is open  from 10am-5pm, Monday to Friday.
  • Nearby underground and mainline stations: Warren Street, Euston Square, Euston, Russell Square, King’s Cross St Pancras
  • Nearby bus routes: 10, 14, 24, 29, 73, 134, 390.