HistFest 2022

Date / time: 9 April - 10 April, 11:00 am - 6:15 pm

HistFest 2022


Join us online or in-person from 9th to 10th April at the British Library for a weekend of learning and laughter as we explore fascinating new histories. From Ancient Persia and the history of science to the life of Mary Seacole and the Kingdom of Benin, plus much more! Please see below for key events:


11 am – Persia: Great Kings and the Palace of Flowers
1 pm – Army Girls and the Women Who Went to War
3 pm – The House of Dudley
5 pm – Horizons: A Global History of Science


11 am – In Search of Mary Seacole
1 pm – City of Tears: The St Bartholomew’s Day Massacre
3 pm – Blood and Bronze: The Kingdom of Benin
5 pm – Hell: The Devil in Detail

For more information and to book tickets, please visit: http://histfest.org/histfest-2022/